New Mexico Film Office lands another movie
Posted at: 09/06/2012 12:49 PM
By: Tracy Dingmann, KOB.com
The New Mexico Film Office says it has landed another Hollywood movie.
Production on "Lone Survivor" starring Mark Walhberg, Taylor Kitsch and Emile Hirsch will begin early October and continue though mid November.
The film will employ at least 170 New Mexico crewmembers and 35 New Mexico actors, with more than 1,400 extras expected to join the production.
Shooting will take place in and around Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Chilili.
The film will be directed by Peter Berg, who directed the movies Hancock and Friday Night Lights, and will be distributed by Universal Pictures.