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Put ‘Em Up! Jeff Bridges Films New Chris Hemsworth Movie Bad Times At The El Royale💰

“The Dude” was captured filming an exciting heist scene with two accomplices

Hollywood legend Jeff Bridges was pictured filming scenes for the upcoming thriller called Bad Times At The El Royale which will also star Chris Hemsworth.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Bad Times! Jeff Bridges films ‘Bad Times At The El Royale’ in British Columbia, Canada © Atlantic Images

Pictured wearing a mask covering his face, Jeff was joined by two accomplices as they collected money in a bag from an overturned truck.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Jeff Bridges’ character looked to be getting away with a bag full of loot filming ‘Bad Times At The El Royale’ © Atlantic Images

The highly anticipated film is set in the 1960’s with Jeff in character and laughing with the crew and his co-stars between takes.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
The movie set featured some huge fans to create a snowy backdrop © Atlantic Images

Carrying a shotgun, Jeff’s character dressed in a smart retro outfit and carried a leather bag as the snow came down around them with the help of some high-powered fans.

The film has been shrouded in mystery with the first pics being seen right here. The movie is set in Lake Tahoe, California and features a run-down hotel called the ‘El Royale’.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
The new movie ‘Bad Times At The El Royale’ was filming in British Columbia © Atlantic Images

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The crime-thriller also stars Russell Crowe, Dakota Johnson, Chris Hemsworth, Cynthia Erivo, Cailee Spaeny and Mark O’Brien.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Is that “The Dude”? Jeff Bridges peek through his mask on set of ‘Bad Bad At The El Royale’ © Atlantic Images

The film also looks like it’s set around Christmas time with a big festive sign reading “Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year” with Santa Claus winking on it!

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
This green ‘International’ pick-up truck featured a California plate as the film is set in Lake Tahoe, California © Atlantic Images

Although Chris Hemsworth wasn’t spotted on set, the Australian actor has also apparently signed up for the yet to be titled Star Trek sequel, the follow-up to Star Trek: Beyond (2016) playing George Kirk.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Jeff Bridges’ character carried a shotgun and look a bit worried on set of ‘Bad Day At the El Royale’ © Atlantic Images

Talking to CinemaBlend Chris Hemsworth described the film as a “’60s noir thriller,” and according to IMDB’s Trivia Section: “Goddard’s process of selling the spec was under heavy secrecy with the script only going to top studio execs for the potential buyers had to read off a tablet and then return it when done.”

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Nice mask! Jeff Bridges’ character wore a disguise as he chatted to his accomplice in the getaway vehicle © Atlantic Images

Chris Hemsworth and director Drew Goddard have worked together before in the 2012 comedy horror The Cabin in the Woods.

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Jeff Bridges chatted to a co-star on set of ‘Bad Times At The El Royale’ © Atlantic Images

Bad Times At The El Royale is set for release in October 2018. The director Drew Goddard is originally from New Mexico and was also an executive producer on The Martian (2015).

Bad Times At The El Royale Movie Jeff Bridges Filming Heist Scene in British Columbia This film also stars Chris Hemsworth
Jeff Bridges stars alongside Chris Hemsworth in this new film noir titled ‘Bad Day At The El Royale’ © Atlantic Images

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Written by CK Whittle

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