The Hero and The Rock are in Panama

This week filming of the reality show “The Hero” starts in Panama, which involves the actor and wrestling icon Dwayne Johnson, aka 'The Rock', confirmed a spokesperson of the Panama Film Industry Directorate (DICINE) of the Ministry of Trade and Industries.

For the next 18 days, shots of Panama City will be taken by the program's cameras, to later be broadcast on the TNT channel, reported DICINE.

Johnson, the host and executive producer of the program, will not stay as long in the country. The Panama Canal and some buildings under construction are among the filming locations. Today, they said, most of the filming will be done by helicopter.

The Hero is a competition that pits 10 housemates against one another in missions that will test their brains, their brawn and even their morality, announces the specialized movie and TV portal www.imdb.com.

LA PRENSA / HELKIN GUEVARA