Turkey’s popularity as a filming location is growing, thanks to its extraordinary geographic and cultural diversity. While it has traditionally attracted much of its international work from Russia and Eastern Europe, the popularity of Turkey as a tourist destination has also put it on the map for Western companies.
Producers have begun to use Turkey especially Istanbul as a platform, bringing a number of leading Hollywood stars to Turkey. Kevin Costner, Daniel Craig, Morgan Freeman and Matt Dillon just to name a few….
Latest James Bond film Skyfall, Ben Affleck’s Argo, Taken 2 starring Liam Neeson, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy which stars actors Tom Hardy, Colin Firth and Gary Oldman and Nicolas Cage’s Ghost Rider 2 are some of the films shot most recently in Turkey and there are more projects in line.