last scene in Sydney - 9th April 2004
The Daily Telegraph)
SYDNEY has finally been unMasked.
17 weeks of filming at numerous locations around the
Harbour City, the cast and crew of the film The Mask
II have packed up and gone home.
who worked on the film celebrated their wrap party
on Sunday night at Home nightclub after shooting their
final scene at 1.45am earlier that day.
shoot, which involved 1500 extras and 400 crew, saw
Sydney streets, beaches, landmarks and cars transformed
to become a Mask-influenced world.
became middle-America, Wattamolla Beach in the Royal
National Park became a deserted island, the W Hotel
became a cartoonist's workshop and a Holden Monaro
became a flame-spitting supercar with plenty of bite.
film, starring Alan Cumming and Jamie Kennedy, is
the sequel to the 1994 hit The Mask and is due out
well as livening things up around town, Minister for
Small Business David Campbell said the film had contributed
more than $50 million to the state's economy.
Stephen Jones thanked residents of Appian Way in Burwood
where two house facades were built on a historic tennis
also praised the locals who helped create the Monaro
did a great job, and the car is now being shipped
over to the US where we expect it will be used to
promote the film," he said.
Kennedy official website
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