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Movie producers looking for 800 extras for scene shot in Louisville

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Part of the upcoming movie "Pleased to Meet Me" is being filmed in Louisville, and producers need 800 extras to make it in to the film's final concert scene.

That scene will be filmed at the Brown Theatre on Monday, September 10th. 

The film is based on a screenplay by Louisville-based filmmaker Archie Borders, and is an adaptation of "Everyone Speaks Elton John - an episode from the nationally syndicated public radio program "This American Life."

This is the first feature film for 180 Degrees Production Company, owned by Borders and Mike Fitzer.

"Pleased to Meet Me" will star John Doe of the legendary punk group "X", actor and Grammy -winning musician Loudon Wainwright, III.  Renowned singer-songwriter and actress Aimee Mann will also be featured in the film.

Click here to let the filmmakers know you're interested in becoming an extra.

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