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Casting Call: Teen Actor Wanted To Play Notorious Detroit Gangster ‘White Boy Rick’

A movie about Detroit’s most notorious gangster, White Boy Rick, is in the works — and you could play the leading role.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2015

Academy Award winning action J.K. Simmons throws out the first pitch of the Opening Day game between the Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 6, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Actor J.K. Simmons Announces Plans To Shoot Film In Detroit

The Academy Award-winning actor says a new King Kong movie he’s starring in likely will be shot in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

Actor Ben Affleck  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for ESPY)

Ben Affleck Says Time In Detroit Filming Batman Made Him Turn In Japanese Cars

“I was just shocked that that even could be permitted to happen in the United States of America, that we weren’t doing more collectively to improve this, that we were allowing part of our country to languish in this way,” he said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2014

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Stay In The Real-Life Grand Budapest Hotel

The luxury hotel tucked away in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary isn’t the actual hotel where the film was shot, but the hapless romantic/lover of old ladies and poetry-reciting concierge Monsieur Gustave and his humble protégé Moustafa would’ve felt plenty at home running the place.

03/21/2014

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Top 10 Movies Of 2013

Here are one critic’s top picks of the year, all of them reasons why 2013 was a good year for the big screen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2013

Israeli actress Gal Gadot (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Wonder Woman Cast For Batman-Superman Movie To Be Filmed In Michigan

A sequel to “Man of Steel,” the Batman-Superman film is set to begin production in Michigan in a few months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

New Superman, Batman Movie To Film In Michigan

Another blockbuster movie has been approved to film in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2013

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DETROIT PROUD: Josh Malerman

Josh Malerman – you probably know the name from the band The High Strung – he provides the lead vocals and guitar for the Detroit adventure-rock band. Maybe you’ve heard their song “The Luck You Got” as the theme song for the Showtime show, Shameless?

CBS 62–08/14/2013

DETROIT PROUD: Elliot Gray Van Orman

DETROIT PROUD: Elliot Gray Van Orman

Elliot Gray Van Orman is a Rochester, Michigan native who studied film at Columbia College in Chicago. He currently resides in Detroit, and in addition to some commercial work, he shoots and edits videos featuring the city of Detroit. You may have seen a story on CBSDetroit.com about Elliot!

CBS 62–06/05/2013

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Casting Call: Paid Extras Wanted For Transformers 4 Movie

Want to be in the new “Transformers 4” movie? You’ll have the chance to make it or break it this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

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