3 Body Problem (2024)

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3 Body Problem (2024) © Netflix

Writer: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Alexander Woo
Starring:
Eiza González, Liam Cunningham, Benedict Wong, Jovan Adepo, Jess Hong
Production Company:
Bighead Littlehead, Plan B Entertainment, Primitive Streak, T-Street, The Three-Body Universe, YooZoo Pictures
Kent Locations Used:
Discovery Park

Based on the novel of the same name by Liu Cixin, 3 Body Problem (2024) is an 8-part Netflix series which follows humanity’s first contact with aliens from the planet Trisolaris, and a secret organisation who aid them in their invasion of Earth.

Adapted for the screen by David Benioff (Game of Thrones, The Kite Runner), D.B. Weiss (Game of Thrones, Metal Lords) and Alexander Woo (True Blood, The Terror), 3 Body Problem stars Eiza González (Baby Driver, Godzilla vs. Kong) as Auggie, Liam Cunningham (Jude (1996), Hunger) as Thomas Wade, Benedict Wong (Doctor Strange (2016), Hummingbird (2013)) as Da Shi, Jovan Adepo (Fences, Babylon) as Saul Durand and Jess Hong (The Brokenwood Mysteries) as Jin Cheng.

Production visited Kent to film at Discovery Park in Sandwich, which doubles for the Nanotechnology Research Centre where Auggie develops her Nanofiber technology.

Formerly a Pfizer research and manufacturing facility, Discovery Park is a large office complex with science labs and offices available for filming. Previous productions to have filmed there include The Old Guard (2020), The Complex: Lockdown (2020), and Baptiste (2019).

The Three-Body Problem was released on Netflix Thursday 21st March 2024.

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