Two speedboats collided on Friday during the filming of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 which takes place in Greece.
Reports say that one member of the crew was slightly injured and was rushed to a local hospital at the accident that happened in the seaside resort of Palaia Fokaia, south-east of Athens.
According to a report on the news site iefimerida, one of the two speedboats was overturned from the collision. Boats immediately rushed to the spot and collected the passengers who were at sea.
Nia Vardalos announces filming of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3
The accident happened only a few after Nia Vardalos took to Instagram to announce the filming of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3, which is being shot in Greece.
“I have an announcement, we are in Greece filming My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3,” she said in a candid video where she also confirmed she will be directing the film.
A visibly excited Vardalos recorded the video from a Greek hotel room saying that the Hollywood blockbuster’s third chapter is being filmed in Plaka, Athens as well as Corfu.
“We are in Greece filming and thank you for all the lovely messages of just waiting,” Vardalos said and even gave fans a quick snippet of the set.
— Nia Vardalos (@NiaVardalos) June 21, 2022
The 59-year-old Greek-Canadian actress is ready to delve into the life of Toula Portokalos alongside her on-screen husband, John Corbett.
Sadly, Michael Constantine, who played Nia’s father, passed away last year.
“Much love and gratitude to you all for your support as we waited to film. Greece baby. Greece!,” she wrote in the caption.