'Star Wars: Episode VIII' to film in U.K.'s Pinewood Studios.
According to reports by The Hollywood Reporter
, 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' will film in the legendary Pinewood Studios.
The British government formally announced Monday that episode eight of the 'Star Wars' franchise will be shot at Pinewood Studios just outside of London.
"Pleased to announce #StarWarsVIII
will be filmed here in UK @PinewoodStudios – great news for @starwars fans & our UK creative industries," tweeted George Osborne
, the U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer, the British equivalent of the secretary of the Treasury. Osborne also trumped up the $152 million (₤100 million) inward investment and 3,000 jobs the production will bring.
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