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Netflix Movie Starring Jake Gyllenhaal To Film In Vancouver

Okja, a Netflix original film which began production in South Korea will move to Vancouver at the end of July to wrap up filming.

The large budget film is being directed by Joon-ho Bong, and began filming in April. It will reportedly move to Vancouver on July 31, and continue production through August 12.

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Jake Gyllenhaal is the movie’s lead star, alongside Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Shirly Henderson, Devon Bostick, and Phil Collins’ 12-year-old daughter, Lily Collins.

According to IMD, the adventure sci-fi is about a young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend – a massive animal named Okja.

Okja will hit the big screens in 2017.


Photo: Jake Gyllenhaal / Instagram

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