November 08, 2011

Hollywood Actor Affleck Filming in Sultanahmet

World-renowned Hollywood actor Ben Affleck is continuing to film his latest movie, “Argo,” which he directs and headlines, in Istanbul.

Affleck, who previously turned the streets of Istanbul’s Etiler district into Iran for the film, was in Eminönü-Sultanahmet area on Nov. 4. During the filming in Sirkeci and Karaköy, there were tight measures to prevent press members from taking photos.

Two streets in Karaköy were closed to traffic and pedestrians for the filming. Affleck was seen on the set showing artists how to use their weapons. He also ordered cake, hamburgers, cheese sandwiches, dried apricots, walnuts and almonds for the crew.

Read more on Hurriyet Daily News: Hollywood Actor Affleck Filming in Sultanahmet


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