Survivor 6 may be filmed in the Phillipines.

Survivor 6 may be filmed in the Phillipines.
Earlier reports identified the location of Survivor 6 as Brazil, but the President of the Philippines said Wednesday that the show will tape in her country on Siquijor Island, and “will begin shooting in the infamous island next month,” ABS-CBN News reports. The island has “a reputation as a haven for manananggals, or bat-winged man-eating folk.”

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