February 26, 2014 |
New Mexico, which has doubled for Afghanistan and Morocco, is about to stand in for ancient Egypt. The new drama "Hieroglyph," produced by 20th Century Fox TV and Chernin Entertainment, will begin filming at Albuquerque Studios next month, the studio said. Elaborate sets for the show are taking up four sound stages at the sprawling production complex, where the hit AMC TV series "Breaking Bad" also filmed. ON LOCATION: Where the cameras roll Starring British actor Reece Ritchie, "Hieroglyph" is a fantasy drama set in ancient Egypt. The show follows a notorious thief who is plucked from prison to serve the Pharaoh, navigating palace intrigue, seductive concubines, and various criminal characters and sorcerers.