'Adrenaline' cast and crew revved up about drag racing movie

Published: Nov. 16, 2012 at 11:14 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 20, 2012 at 11:14 PM EST
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JACKSONVILLE, NC (WECT) - Several Wilmington-based actors are starring in a full-length, feature film that shooting right now in southeast North Carolina and they're filming alongside John Schneider, best known for his role in the Dukes of Hazzard.

The film, Adrenaline, follows the story of a drag racer who faces challenges on and off the track.

On Friday, the cast and crew filmed at a race track in Jacksonville using muscle cars for race scenes in front of dozens of excited extras.

Saturday and Sunday, the production will film in Wilmington.

Crew members also said they will shoot scenes in Brunswick County, before finishing up the production at a racetrack in Charlotte.

The film stars Michael Rosander, John Schneider (Dukes of Hazzard), Charlene Amoia (How I Met Your Mother, American Reunion) and Myke Holmes. Alex Chatfield, of Wilmington, is making his directorial debut on a feature film.

If you would like to be an extra in the project, Marty Siu Casting handles casting for the film.

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