A Doctor Who crew filmed in Cardiff Bay in Wales on Monday, July 26 with an actor in an Asian woven conical hat sitting in a boat on the water.
What are they filming in Cardiff Bay? 🎥 pic.twitter.com/de7X8OPRaL
— Huw Thomas (@huwthomas) July 26, 2021
The actor was ferried out to the boat via a larger, modern craft.
It’s unlikely the Cardiff skyline will appear in the finished scene with the camera angled down toward the water.
A scene from Doctor Who being filmed in Cardiff Bay today. pic.twitter.com/kEhYFLyCsj
— Gareth James (@gruffter) July 26, 2021
There was a casting call for Southeast Asians to appear at Roath Lock Studios, where Doctor Who is filmed in Cardiff, on July 26 to portray villagers.
In addition, there was a casting call earlier for Chinese men to play pirates for a BBC program in Cardiff.
Stars Jodi Whittaker and Mandip Gill were spotted!https://t.co/n62g3hlGwJ
— BarryNubNews (@BarryNubNews) June 25, 2021
There was additional filming on Sully Beach with John Bishop and an Asian actor on July 15.
John Bishop again!! pic.twitter.com/1HIkVEWaha
— Alex Green (@lAlex_Greenl) July 15, 2021