Rising COVID-19 instances have actually resulted in the production closure of Universal’s Julia Roberts and George Clooney rom-com Ticket to Paradise.
The film was filming in Queensland, Australia. The nation, just like the remainder of the globe, is presently experiencing record-high levels of COVID infection and fatalities amidst the spread of the omicron variation.
The Daily Mail was the very first to report the short-lived closure, which THR has actually verified, claiming that the film had just 2 weeks left in filming. ( THR has actually not validated the production timeline.)
Billie Lourd and Kaitlyn Dever additionally star in the movie, which features Roberts and Clooney as a separated couple who integrate to quit their lovestruck little girl from making the error they once made. Mamma Mia! Below We Go Again helmer Ol Parker is directing.
Universal has actually dated the flick for Sept. 30, 2022.
Omicron remains to overthrow the sector, with Hollywood occasions like the Palm Springs Film Festival and the Sundance Film Festival postponing or relocating online, while honors shows like the PGAs and the Critics Choice Awards are delaying events.