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New feature film to start production in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A new feature film is expected to start production in Wilmington Friday morning.

According to permits, Tammy is slated to film scenes at Two Fat Ladies Restaurant on Dawson Street.

The permit says the scene involves two main characters and is about a woman being fired from her boss and storming out of the restaurant.

Four cast members are involved in the scene, in addition to 28 extras.

If it's raining Friday, crews will work on this scene Monday instead.

According to IMDB, Tammy is a comedy about a woman who hits the road with her hard-drinking grandmother after losing her job and learning her husband has been unfaithful.

The film features Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates and Dan Aykroyd.

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