Many movies have been filmed in Hoboken and Jersey City. Last, The Killing Room filmed in Hoboken a few months ago – and HG Readers quickly spotted Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman and Joe Manganiello in Mile Square. Before 2019 The joker had also filmed scenes in Jersey City A beautiful spirit, The Godfather, and men in black.
Now the list of movies shot in the Hudson County area is growing. Mark Wahlberg and Halle Berry are currently starring in a film titled Our man from Jersey and appropriately they are filming in NJ. Filming locations include Jersey City, Bayonne, Kearny and Paterson – and it appears that filming has already started in JC. Just yesterday, JC Councilman Yousef Saleh posted on Instagram that Mark Wahlberg took time out to hang out with some neighbors and members of the Ward D community while filming in Jersey City. Read on what we know Our man from Jersey and potential sightings of Mark Wahlberg and Halle Berry.
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Mark Wahlberg in Jersey City
Producer + Actor Mark Wahlberg has worked on a variety of different projects. He is known for Three Kings, Boogie Nights, The Departed, The Fighter, and ted, among many others. As well as being an A-list star, he also seems generous – as evidenced by his visit to Jersey City just last night.
JC Heights & Downtown Councilman Yousef J. Saleh posted on Instagram on July 13 how Mark took the time to film to hang out with some locals.
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“@markwahlberg is SOOO nice to take photos with some neighbors and community D members!!” Councilor Saleh said in the post. “Looking forward to seeing this movie on @netflix – Our Man In Jersey! New Jersey and @jerseycitynj in particular will be a major center for film and television in the near future.”
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Our man from Jersey: About the film
Our man from Jersey Shooting will be loud this summer patch. The film stars Mark Wahlberg and Halle Berry, and is scheduled to start filming in Jersey City, Bayonne, Kearny and Paterson in mid-July.
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The film follows a man named Mike, a Jersey construction worker, who is unexpectedly turned into a spy after his ex-girlfriend Roxanne brought him on board for a US intelligence mission IMDB. The film is directed by Julian Farino and written by David Guggenheim. It will also star JK Simmons. Before coming to Jersey City, the team was filming in London earlier this year.
So keep an eye out for Mark, Halle and other celebrities in Jersey City – and be sure to follow @thehobokengirl on Instagram and TikTok for the latest local happenings.