ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The new TV pilot “The Messengers” will be filming in the Duke City.
The New Mexico Film Office is not saying exactly where in Albuquerque it will be filmed, only that it will begin soon.
The Messengers is about a mysterious object that crashes on earth and emits an energy pulse.
The sci-fi drama will star Diogo Morgado as one of the lead characters. He is the actor who plays Jesus in the movie “Son of God.”
The messengers will air on the CW.
The production will employ about 150 New Mexico crew members and about a 100 resident actors and background talent.