Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal will come to the Philippines to shoot a portion of his new movie Mammoth. A source tells PEP that a famous Spanish film group will film a movie starring Gael in Manila this December .
Gael topbills Mammoth, an English language debut of Swedish director Lukas Moodysson. The movie is a domestic drama about a young couple, their child and their Filipino nanny, played by actress Marife Necisito---who appeared on indie films Ebolusyon ng Isang Pamilyang Pilipino (1994) and Pandanggo (2006).
Gael's role is a successful New York-based IT (Information Technology) tycoon who decides to radically change his life while on a trip to Thailand with his wife and daughter.
Website Variety.com says the 10 million dollar production will begin filming on November in Thailand, New York, Sweden, and Philippines.