Mayor-President Kip Holden and the executive director of the Baton Rouge Film Commission are holding a news conference Thursday at 10:30 a.m. to announce a major project that will be filmed in Baton Rouge.

According to a city-parish news release, Baton Rouge is gaining a reputation as a popular filming location, having already hosted a number of major productions including the movies, “Battle: Los Angeles,” “Twilight: Breaking Dawn” and “Universal Soldier: A New Dimension.”

Thursday’s announcement, according to the release, will further enhance the city’s stature as one of the industry’s “hottest filming locations.”