The Christmas Chronicles 2 arrives on Netflix on November 25th but just where was the movie filmed? Does it share filming locations with 2018’s original?
As December draws ever closer, more and more festive films and TV shows have been appearing on streaming services such as Netflix.
The Christmas Chronicles 2, the sequel to 2018’s Christmas caper, arrives on Netflix on November 25th, 2020.
But just where was The Christmas Chronicles 2 filmed and does it share its filming locations with the original 2018 film?
The Christmas Chronicles 2 on Netflix
The Christmas Chronicles 2 lands on Netflix on November 25th, 2020, one month before Christmas Day.
The film sees a now teenage Kate Pierce is unhappy with her mother’s new relationship and runs away from home.
She’s unexpectedly reunited with Kurt Russell’s Santa Claus as a new mysterious troublemaker threatens the fate of Christmas forever.
Where was The Christmas Chronicles 2 filmed?
- The Christmas Chronicles 2 was filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada and Cancun in Mexico.
That’s right, while much of The Christmas Chronicles 2 was filmed in Vancouver, production also took place in the sunny Mexican city of Cancun, which is a popular vacation location and is where was join the Pierce family at the start of the film.
Vancouver, meanwhile, is Canada’s eighth busiest city and is a popular filming location for many with almost 10,000 films and TV shows having filmed there according to IDMb.
While a number of scenes were filmed in and around the city itself, much of the movie was shot at Burnaby’s Mammoth Studios which is located to the east of Vancouver’s city centre.
It has different filming locations to 2018’s original
That’s right, The Christmas Chronicles 2 was actually shot in different locations to 2018’s original according to IMDb.
That’s because 2018’s original was primarily filmed in Toronto, Ontario rather than Vancouver.
On top of Toronto, the original film also had scenes filmed in Chicago, San Francisco and even Mexico City.
The Christmas Chronicles 2 is available to stream on Netflix from November 25th, 2020.