In Greece for shooting is the “Jesus of Nazareth” actor, Robert Powell, the most successful “Jesus” of the small screen that every Easter hangs millions of Greek viewers through the mini-series of Franco Jefireli, came to our country to star in a film by director and screenwriter Fotis Konstantinidis.
The film, which has already begun shooting in Salamis, is based on the true story of Joe,
a RAF pilot, the aircraft that was shot down in October 1944 on the island of Saronikos.
Two teachers of Salamis, Vaso Theodorakopoulou and Stelios Katharos, after a long-lasting survey, gathered all the elements and even the personal objects of the pilot so that his adventure could be attributed to the celebrity in every detail.
Teacher Vasso Theodorakopoulou, in fact, published a selfie with her 73 year old British actor on her Facebook personal account during her trip to Salamina.
It is worth mentioning how Robert Powell and Fotis Konstantinidis are associated with personal friendship, and they have worked together again in 2015.