ER is shooting here until Sunday morning. This weekend, they plan to film a car driving off upper Wacker Drive, landing in the river and sinking; fun stuff.
I think three major feature films were shooting in the Chicago area today (in alphabetic order):
I've read the book Ice Harvest is based on; I liked it.
One year anniversary: this blog started one year ago right now.
Settlement made with talent agency over non-payment of fees to actors:McBlaine's settlement to a number of actors, who were owed a few hundred dollars to $12,000, was finalized March 29 and most of the actors paid in full(from ReelChicago).