All set for 'Bourne' shoot in El Nido


Posted at Jan 31 2012 10:33 PM | Updated as of Feb 01 2012 06:12 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- It's all systems go for the shooting of the Hollywood film "The Bourne Legacy" in El Nido, Palawan on Wednesday.

Three ships have already arrived to be used by the movie's crew for to store their equipment, while smaller boats are also being prepped for smaller items. An old boat was also brought in from Navotas, where parts of the movie have been shot.

The shooting location will be El Nido's picturesque Big Lagoon.

According to actor Lou Veloso, he plays a fisherman with an old boat who finds Aaron Cross (played by lead star Jeremy Renner) who figured into an accident.

On Tuesday, the film's crew were seen rehearsing the stunts for the action scenes to be filmed in Palawan.

So far, Renner and lead actress Rachel Weisz have yet to report to the set.

According to a source, the two actors are currently in Amanpulo, a high-end island resort also in Palawan.

Report from Butch Mendizabal, ABS-CBN News Palawan