The The President of Rio Film Commission - Sergio Sa Leitao has finally confirmed that Breaking Dawn production is headed to Rio:
Translation - the part where he talks about BD
"The mayor Eduardo Paes and governor Sérgio Cabral were directly involved in getting Breaking Dawn to be filmed in Rio."
"An estimated investment of U.S. $2 million into the Rio's economy. Apparently everything confirmed for Breaking Dawn's team to film here"
"I can't say anything else. Count on your understanding."
"All security measures are being taken to allow a calm shoot. Rio's Government will provide all the support necessary"
via pattinsonlife Hello Isle Esme?!
thanks to: RobStenation