The well-known American actor Vin Diesel dreamed of being able to film his Hannibal the Conqueror trilogy, a desire that even drove him to visit Sagunto in the spring of 2005. Even though he did not get the necessary funds to make his project come true, he has been dreaming of it until now as well as many local people.
After visiting the Castle of Sagunto, he said:
“They say, timing is everything…
P.s. 219 BC… The Siege of Saguntum… one could almost feel the history, when sitting at these ancient walls. That beautiful and historic city in Spain, Sagunto…”