18 February 2014 1:13 PM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Yesterday we got our first look at on-set footage for Avengers: Age Of Ultron, as it shot scenes in Johannesburg, South Africa. Now it has been announced that key scenes for the superhero sequel will be shot in South Korea’s capital, Seoul. Studio scenes will be shot at Shepperton Studios in London, while Italy is also on the film’s itinerary. Marvel Studios president, Kevin Feige, said of the newest shooting location:

South Korea is the perfect location for a movie of this magnitude because it features cutting-edge technology, beautiful landscapes and spectacular architecture.

While Korea’s minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Yoo Jin Ryong, reciprocated the excitement by saying the country was:

very excited to have the production in Korea. (And they) expect this to serve as the footstep of many more opportunities yet to come.

It’s certainly a big production for any country, and it »

- Luke Ryan Baldock

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