Here are some of the highlight’s of the Friday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, in case you missed anything.
“I am happy to announce we will bring natural gas to McKinley.” That pronouncement, in the newly-released film, “Promised Land,” actually takes place in the old gymnasium in the former Apollo High School. Much of the film was shot in western Pennsylvania.
“Promised Land” promises an unbiased look at the benefits and potential dangers of hydrolic fracking.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — When “Promised Land” was being shot in Apollo last summer, residents gathered to get a glimpse of star and producer Matt Damon, and debate the pros and cons of natural gas development. […]
If art imitates life — here’s proof. Both filmmakers and the town of Apollo are trying to come to terms with the explosion of natural gas exploration.
Christian Bale isn’t the only big celebrity making a new movie in town this spring.
Matt Damon, John Krasinski and director Gus Van Sant are set to shoot the feature film “Promised Land” right here in our hometown over the next few weeks. The open casting call is set for […]
As excitement ramps up for filming of “Promised Land,” a casting call has now been put out for extras.
It’s looking like a busy spring in the ‘Burgh as two movie production companies have already given the thumbs up.