According to Variety, the series “Falcon & Winter Soldier” on the Disney Plus has been stopped filming in Prague due to the effect of coronavirus.
The move comes after the Czech government placed a ban on movie screenings, elementary and high school classes, sports matches, and cultural events. Also, the Prague Film has been shut down.
Last week, “Falcon and Winter Soldier” start shooting in Prague, but the crew has now been recalled to Atlanta.
It seems that the series didn’t have a promising start since this is not the first time that the filming on “Falcon & Winter” has been interrupted. The cast was compelled to postpone filming while the show was shot in Puerto Rico regarding the commonwealth was hit by a string of powerful earthquakes.
Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan are set to reprise their roles from the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the series, with Daniel Brühl, Emily VanCamp, and Wyatt Russell also starring. Originally, the show will include six episodes and is due to be premier on Disney Plus in August.
The show is one of several limited series centered on MCU characters currently in the works at Disney Plus. Others are “Ms. Marvel,” “Hawkeye,” “Loki,” “She-Hulk,” “Moon Knight,” and “WandaVision.”
“WandaVision,” which stars Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany, is also due to be released in 2020 at the end of the year. Disney Plus has offered limited looks at the MCU shows. That includes a Super Bowl spot that gave fans their first look at “Falcon & Winter Soldier,” “WandaVision,” and “Loki” starring Tom Hiddleston.
Deadline first reported the filming shutdown