The drama portrays young women struggling to cope with life, and the series examines whether they will overcome these obstacles or give in to the pressure.
A total of 24 locations were used during the course of the 27-day shoot in Abu Dhabi for "6 Underground", the action-adventure feature film directed by Michael Bay starring Ryan Reynolds.
The director made use of the twofour54’s facilities, including one of its 24 4K edit suites, as well as DaVinci colour grading and sound services, over the past 30 days.
The production shot in the Liwa desert and purpose-built sets that replicated an oilfield in the 1970s were situated at Al Wathba and Al Ain. The production also made use of twofour54’s backlot at Kizad, where they created an Arabian marketplace.
twofour54 is home to a mix of international brands, including CNN, Red Bee Ericsson and Ubisoft, as well as local and regional companies such as Algorythma, Lamsa, and FLASH Entertainment, plus more than 580 freelancers.
twofour54 is providing production services for the film, covering key areas such as location assistance, permits and equipment as well as catering, accommodation, travel and transportation.
Khan has filmed "Race 3" and "Tiger Zinda Hai" in Abu Dhabi. An elaborate set (in pic) was set up in twofour54's Kizad-based backlot for "Tiger Zinda Hai".
Over the next 12 months, the film will compete in festivals in India, Algeria, Armenia, Egypt and Sweden.
Along with CNN, other participating companies include the Special Olympic World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, MajidTV, Kids Unplugged and Toaster Productions.
Within two months of launching, the team has reportedly handled more than 300 requests from individuals wanting to join and secured more than 40 requests from companies.
Emirati director Fadel Saeed AlMuhairi has confirmed to BroadcastPro ME that that he is “currently looking for big sponsors who can fund the [animation feature Catsaway]”.
E11 Entertainment (E11E), the audio solutions company behind the Arabic version of the video game FIFA 2018, has launched a lab to localise more games at twofour54, Abu Dhabi’s media hub.
Military support for 'Race 3' included a Blackhawk helicopter, Oshkosh trucks, NIMR military vehicles, and Humvees.
Deluxe is relocating to be closer to the capital’s large talent pool while also being closer to most of the big productions that are taking place in twofour54.
The new initiatives announced by Sheikh Mohamed include allowing entrepreneurs to start their businesses from home and a dual license for free zone firms.
The series is set to run on more than 20 television channels across the GCC and the MENA region, with segments also available on the 'Iftah Ya Simsim’s' YouTube channel.
Bollywood film "Race 3", which stars Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandes, was shot in nine locations across the Emirate over 23 days in March and April.