Where was EPIX 'War of the Worlds' filmed? From UK to France, all the places where the sci-fi drama was shot

Where was EPIX 'War of the Worlds' filmed? From UK to France, all the places where the sci-fi drama was shot
A still from 'War of the Worlds' (EPIX)

'War of the Worlds' returns for a gripping Season 3 on EPIX. The show was considered a breakaway hit with Seasons 1 and 2 earning rave reviews. There have been enough adaptations of the cult story and irrespective of platforms, the intergalactic threat saga never gets old. Tom Cruise wading his way through, weaving in and out of the city, eluding death rays in Spielberg's hit 2005 part-thriller, part-horror flick of the same name, and the three-part BBC miniseries 'The War of the Worlds', an Edwardian period adaptation were solid examples of why this storyline could be borrowed time and again. The only challenge was to make it a notch better than its predecessors, and EPIX succeeded.

Per EPIX, the official synopsis reads, "Set-in present-day France and the UK, War of the Worlds season three picks up as the war between the survivors and aliens reaches a new turning point and terrifying phenomenon grips countless people across the globe. With stakes at an all-time high, one survivor sets out to investigate, forming a tentative partnership with another unlikely hero along the way. The pair will need to use every resource they have available to face opposition more dangerous than ever in their fight, once again, for the survival of all humanity."


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Where was EPIX 'War of the Worlds' filmed?

'War of the Worlds' was filmed across seven locations over the course of two seasons. A major portion of the shoot was done in the United Kingdom. Bristol, Cardiff, and Newport served as locations for some of the episodes, while Belgium and France were also included as locations for the remainder of the episodes across two seasons.

With the series predominantly set in France and the UK, the sci-fi drama was sold to over 60 territories across the globe. In related news, the series will also three newcomers joining the cast. Molly Windsor, Ernest Kingsley Junior, Madeleine Worral, and Oliver Hembrough are all set to make their debut in the hit sci-fi thriller.

'War of the Worlds' releases September 12 on EPIX.

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