FLORENCE, ITALY – The city of Florence will stage the world premiere of Inferno, the third film to be adapted from the Dan Brown novels about symbologist Robert Langdon.
According to Reuters, the premiere will be on Ocotber 8, 2016. Ron Howard, director of all the three previous films, told Reuters in Singapore date and location of the movie premiere. The film is scheduled to be released on October 28, 2016 in 3D and 2D formats.
Inferno is an upcoming 2016 American mystery thriller film directed by Ron Howard and written by David Koepp, based on 2013 novel of the same name by Dan Brown. The film is the sequel to The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons, and stars Tom Hanks, reprising his role as Robert Langdon, along with Felicity Jones, Omar Sy, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Ben Foster, and Irrfan Khan.
Filming began on the Italian cities of Venice and Florence during the last spring. When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.
Outdoor scenes featuring Hanks were filmed near the Palazzo Vecchio and elsewhere in the historic center of the city, starting on May 2, 2015. Some second unit stunts were filmed at an apartment building close to the Ponte Vecchio, in Florence. Low-flying aerial shots of Florence landmarks, its river and bridges were filmed on May 11, 2015.