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Casting Call: Paid Extras Wanted For ‘Looking For Alaska’ Filming In Metro Detroit

If you’re looking to break into the movie biz, maybe you should be “Looking for Alaska.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2015

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Paramount’s ‘Looking For Alaska’ To Film In Michigan This Fall

More than 200 cast and crew hires are expected to be Michigan residents. About 1,700 local hires are expected to be extras.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2015

27th July 1956:  The Andrea Doria, part of Italy's transatlantic liner fleet, now lies a battered wreck about 300 miles east of New York after colliding with the Swedish liner Stockholm. About 1,700 passengers were rescued.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Scenes For Film About Andrea Doria Shipwreck To Be Shot In Ferndale This Weekend

Scenes will be shot for a short film commemorating next year’s 60th anniversary of the Andrea Doria sinking.


Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino. (Getty Images)

There’s A “Situation” Afoot In Michigan

Bust out the spray tan, do a few sit ups and get ready for “t-shirt time.” One of the stars of MTV’s popular reality series “Jersey Shore” will be filming a web series in East Lansing this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2011

George Clooney, left, sits behind the camera during filming of his movie “Ides of March” Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/The Cincinnati Enquirer, Joseph Fuqua II)

Locals Get An Eyeful Of George Clooney

Actor George Clooney is in town directing and starring in a new movie, featuring several locations in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2011

Transformers 3 Filming In Downtown Detroit

Part of downtown Detroit is being transformed into a movie set.


Detroit School Part Of New Reality TV Show

Detroit Public Schools have reached their limit for volunteers to help give Detroit’s Communication and Media Arts High School a makeover.