Metro - Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, a division of MGM Holdings, Inc., and Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc., report that principal photography has now started in Budapest, Hungary on "Hercules".
Cast includes Dwayne Johnson, directed and produced by Brett Ratner, based on the graphic novel "Hercules: The Thracian Wars":
:"...fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god.
"Hercules', the powerful son of the god king 'Zeus' received nothing but suffering his entire life.
"After twelve arduous labors and the loss of his family, this dark, world-weary soul turned his back on the gods finding his only solace in battle.