Sad news. Since arriving on Netflix in January 2021, the Lupine series has been a hit with viewers. The first part was a great success and fans were eager to discover the second, which aired a few months later. The adventures of Arsène Lupine fascinate them and, when Omar Sy announced the renewal of the series, everyone was delighted. However, the filming was very disrupted this Friday, February 25. As reported by AFP, the actors and the production team were in Nanterre, in the Hauts-de-Seine when they were attacked by “about twenty hooded people”. According to a police source, the purpose of these people was to “steal equipment”. Regarding the facts, AFP indicated that the production was “attacked with mortar fireworks around 3 p.m. during filming in the Pablo-Picasso district”. It is also nearly “300,000 euros of equipment” that was stolen. Fortunately, no injuries are to be deplored and the aggressors only left with a nice booty.
He is upset. For his part, Omar Sy did not wish to react to this attack. There is no doubt that the actor is, like the team of the series, very upset. According to information from AFP, the streaming platform has “confirmed the incident and assured that the safety of the teams is a priority”, can we first read. Subsequently, it is specified that Netflix hopes “to be able to resume filming soon”. As a reminder, it was Omar Sy who announced the renewal of the series in May 2021. “We can’t hide anything from you. Lupine part 3 is confirmed! ‘, he wrote. Something to delight his subscribers. However, no Release date was not revealed by the production but George Kay, the co-creator, had said that he would like this one to be “released in 2022”.Upon its release, Lupine quickly exploded all records in only The American company had revealed that, just a few weeks later, it had been viewed by more than 70 million homes, so hopefully filming can resume soon.
Omar Sy: what contract did he land with Netflix?
Omar Sy has been successful for several years and in particular thanks to the Lupin series. As revealed by Closer last November, Netflix has decided to sign the actor to an XXL contract. Thanks to this, he would have received between 12 and 15 million dollars. In exchange, Omar Sy has committed to several films or series per year, as an actor, but also as an executive producer. A news announced by Netflix in a press release. “Netflix has committed to a multi-year film deal with A-list actor and comedian Omar Sy. The deal will see Sy’s production company based in Paris and Los Angeles develop original films for Netflix, with Sy as actor and executive producer. A major contract for the actor.
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