An entertainment company co-producing an upcoming movie by Tom Cruise, Space Entertainment Enterprise (SEE), has said by 2024, it is planning to initiate a sports arena and production studio in space.
The company disclosed agendas to create a space station that will contain a sports, entertainment arena and a content studio by December 2024.
In a statement released, it reads: “SEE-1 is an incredible opportunity for humanity to move into a different realm and start an exciting new chapter in space,” said Dmitry and Elena Lesnevsky in a statement. “It will provide a unique, and accessible home for boundless entertainment possibilities in a venue packed with innovative infrastructure which will unleash a new world of creativity. With worldwide leader Axiom Space building this cutting-edge, revolutionary facility, SEE-1 will provide not only the first, but also the supreme quality space structure enabling the expansion of the two trillion-dollar global entertainment industry into low-Earth orbit.”
“Axiom Station, the world’s first commercial space station, is designed as the foundational infrastructure enabling a diverse economy in orbit,” said Michael Suﬀredini, president/CEO of Axiom Space. “Adding a dedicated entertainment venue to Axiom Station’s commercial capabilities in the form of SEE-1 will expand the station’s utility as a platform for a global user base and highlight the range of opportunities the new space economy offers.”
Although, the audience capacity for the project is yet to be determined, the company made it known that it will also have on board content creators who like to formulate, attain, document, broadcast, and do live stream from 250 miles above Earth.
It was also reported that third-party providers will be able to use the facilities but the company, SEE also aims at making its own content.
Reacting on the project, the co-founders of the entertainment company, Dmitry and Elena Lesnevsky said:
“SEE-1 is an incredible opportunity for humanity to move into a different realm and start an exciting new chapter in space.
The entertainment company also said the studio will cut off on Axiom Station, the commercial wing of the International Space Station (ISS).