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.

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."