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Sean Bean
British actor Sean Bean in the "Big palace" in Blankenburg in the Harz
Blankenburg - Hollywood-actor Sean Bean has quenched his thirst for knowledge during the filming of the feature film "Black Death" (deutsch: Der Schwarze Tod) in Sachsen-Anhalt. He is interested very much in medieval buildings, said the 50 year old to the "Deutsche Presse Agentur dpa" on Tuesday. "During the filming I got to know the palaces and castles of the region. They are very fascinating " Bean, who has played in the "Lord of the Rings", is filming the dark medieval thriller until the beginning of June in Blankenburg, Wernigerode and Quedinburg, the film shall come into cinemas at the beginning of 2010. Christopher Smith is directing.
Source of this article : Volksstimme.de