During an exchange with Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson, Wolverine 3‘s director James Mangold congratulated the Johnson on the wrapping of his production on the Star Wars sequel. Mangold also revealing in his response he alludes to being “three weeks” away wrapping on Wolverine 3 as well.
@rianjohnson I am three weeks behind you! See you in LA!
— Mangold (@mang0ld) July 23, 2016
Currently, it looks like the production has indeed moved from New Orleans to New Mexico as Hugh Jackman posted a very scenic pic that doesn’t look like Louisiana on his Instagram account.
A photo posted by Hugh Jackman (@thehughjackman) on
Wolverine 3 is set for release on March 4th, 2017.