You’ve seen Hines Ward dodge explosions in “The Dark Knight Rises” trailer and now the former Pittsburgh Steelers’ star is getting his own “Batman” action figure.
Thousands of people were in the stands at Heinz Field Saturday for a very different kind of fan experience. There were football players and fans, but no game. Instead, it was the day of the much-publicized filming of a scene in new “Batman” movie.
Fans crowded around the fence at Latrobe Memorial Stadium Friday evening as the Steelers arrived for their annual night practice.
The Steelers’ North Shore home is getting a movie makeover for this weekend’s big “Batman” shoot. Crews have been busy working to transform Heinz Field into “Gotham Stadium.”