People.com is reporting that the cast of Breaking Dawn, including Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, have been evacuated from Vancouver Island area where they’ve been filming due to tsunami advisories after the 8.9 magnitude earthquake that struck Japan.
The actors are not believed to be in any danger, but for safety measures they apparently have been moved out of the region.
The town where production is taking place, Tofino, contains a long stretch of open coast on the furthest westerly point of the island and was seen in the earlier The Twilight Saga: New Moon.
Tinsel Korey, 30, who plays Makah Emily Young in the movies, rather dramatically Tweeted Friday: “They’re evacuating us 4 a tsumnani [sic] warning. If this … is my last my tweet. I love you. The end. Hugz.”
She later added, “If this is the moment. Then I’ve lived a good life. And I’m thankful 4 everything I’ve been given.”
Read the full article at People.com.
Update – Summit has provided this information: “Due to the tsunami advisory, filming of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn has been delayed. All cast and crew were evacuated to the movie production’s base camp. Everyone is safe and sound.”