Weekend filming for Victor’s Venom
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14-Sep-12 – Property managers near the Wabash Avenue Bridge have been notified of more movie filming in the area this weekend.

According to a notice dated September 11, scenes will be filmed Saturday and Sunday, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. both days, for a feature film titled Victor’s Venom.

No information on this film could be found and the title does not show up in the Internet Movie Database even as a film in production. No information could be found on the production company mentioned in the notice, Big Rock LLC.

The scene being filmed is described as “an action sequence” requiring the Wabash Avenue Bridge to be closed from 4 a.m. on Saturday until 10 p.m. on Sunday. Also, some streets, walkways, and part of the Riverwalk will be closed at times.

A low-flying helicopter will be in the area on Saturday from approximately 7 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.

 Read the memo: Filming Notification

By Steven Dahlman | Loop North News | sdahlman@loopnorth.com

Published 14-Sep-12 2:06 PM

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