Production for Netflix’s “Army of the Dead” Begins in New Mexico

By Adrian Gomez, Albuquerque Journal

Dave Bautista

August 6, 2019 – After months of pre-production, Zack Snyder’s “Army of the Dead” has begun principal photography in Albuquerque.

The Netflix-produced film will continue production through October.

In “Army of the Dead,” Snyder returns to his directorial roots, offering this zombie-adventure film.

The film follows a group of mercenaries who, following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, take the ultimate gamble, venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted.

The film stars Dave Bautista, Ella Purnell, Ana De La Reguera, Theo Rossi, Huma Qureshi, Omari Hardwick, Chris D’Elia, Hiroyuki Sanada, Garret Dillahunt, Matthias Schweighöfer, Raúl Castillo, Nora Arnezeder, Samantha Win and Rich Cetrone.

According to the New Mexico Film Office, the production will employ 501 New Mexico crew members, 20 New Mexico actors and 2,163 background talent.


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