Morning Glory Filming on Rivington

Posted on: August 10th, 2009 at 6:09 am by

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Prepare for another lockdown situation.  Hot on the heels of The Beautiful Life nonsense last week, the neighborhood is contending with yet another large scale production – Morning Glory.  Curbside parking along Rivington between Essex and Suffolk Streets is roped off with traffic cones and twine, while requisite cinematic accouterments (cables, cherry pickers, lighting gear) pose an all-too-familiar inconvenience.  Nevertheless, filming for the Paramount project will commence later this morning, albeit a day late, in and around Schiller’s Liquor Bar.  The trendy establishment will reportedly re-open to the public tomorrow.

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Produced by J.J. Abrams (Lost, Cloverfield), Morning Glory is a comedy that focuses on the fast-paced world of live television news, and stars Harrison Ford, Diane Keaton, Jeff Goldblum, and Rachel McAdams.

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