Actor Hugh Jackman revealed that The Wolverine will begin filming this august via his twitter account.

Hugh Jackman reveals filming date for <strong><em>The Wolverine</em></strong>

We /the-wolverine-japan-shoot-confirmed/reported back in April that the film will be shot in Sydney, Australia, even though the movie is set in Japan.

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Tom Rothman had this to say about the location.

"We're doing the stage work in Australia. The location work will be in Japan. It's set in Japan. A great number of Japanese actors will be in it and it's based on the very famous run of the comics."