Principal photography on Marvel’s 8 episode series The Inhumans kicks off today in Hawaii. Earlier this week several casting announcements were made revealing Anson Mount as Blackbolt, Serinda Swan as Medusa, and Ken Leung as Karnak.
Real News Hawaii spotted the basecamp signs at Waimea Falls Park. Game of Thrones star Iwan Rheon was recently cast a Maximus has also been seen in Hawaii and even teased the location himself on his Instagram account.
Tomorrow it begins! Our first set of Marvel “Inhumans” directional/basecamp signs spotted at Waimea Falls Park. Be sure to check it out!!! pic.twitter.com/IgNUDnzY4k
— Reel News Hawaii (@reelnewshawaii) March 3, 2017
— Reel News Hawaii (@reelnewshawaii) February 28, 2017
Marvel’s The Inhumans comes from a groundbreaking partnership between IMAX and Disney/ABC Television Group to bring the royal family to the small screen. In an unprecedented move, the series will debut the first two episodes directed by Roel Reine(Admiral, The Delivery) exclusively in IMAX theaters on Labor Day 2017.
Following the theatrical debut, ABC will capitalize on The Inhumans by premiering extended versions of the first two episodes with the following six episodes in tow. The first two episodes will be shot entirely with IMAX cameras with subsequent action sequences in following episodes also to be shot in IMAX.
Marvel has tapped Iron Fist showrunner Scott Buck to bring the series to fruition. Buck is best known for his work on the final three seasons of the showtime drama Dexter.
The official press release for The Inhumans describes the superhero team as a race of superhumans with diverse and singularly unique powers. The Inhumans were first introduced in Marvel Comics by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1965.
Marvel’s The Inhumans premieres September 26, 2017, on ABC.