'Revolution' to film outdoor fight scenes

'Revolution' premieres September 17 on NBC. (Source: NBC)
'Revolution' premieres September 17 on NBC. (Source: NBC)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – The upcoming NBC series Revolution will be filming fight scenes in Wilmington this week.

According to film permits, the production will be filming on Masonboro Sound Road Thursday, Friday and Monday afternoon/nights.

Three cast members are expected to take part in the scenes that will include a "circle of torches" on the intracoastal water side of the road. The film permit says the scenes will also include day and nighttime prop gunfire.

The City of Wilmington is one of 11 cities across the country to win the opportunity to host a preview of the new NBC sci-fi series, Revolution. Wilmington's screening is set for Thursday, Sept. 6 at Thalian Hall at 7:30 p.m. It is free, but you need a ticket to get in.

You can also watch the pilot episode live online. Just click here to preview it.

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