Justified: City Primeval showrunners explain how the sequel came about

Justified: City Primeval showrunners Dave Andron and Michael Dinner were just as surprised as the fans were to learn that Deputy U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens (Timothy Olyphant) would be returning to the world of Justified. Justified: City Primeval is the much anticipated reboot of the FX two-time Emmy winning Justified which aired from 2010 through … Continue reading “Justified: City Primeval showrunners explain how the sequel came about”

Justified: City Primeval back filming with extra precautions. Exclusive pics

After a terrifying experience while filming on location Thursday morning, Justified: City Primeval has once again returned to filming on location, but they have notably added an extra precaution. Thursday evening’s filming was forced to halt when two cars engaging in a rolling gun battle barreled through the filming barricades. Kudos to the City of … Continue reading “Justified: City Primeval back filming with extra precautions. Exclusive pics”

Justified: City Primeval filming halted by real life rolling gun battle

Justified: City Primeval was forced to halt filming when two cars engaging in a rolling gun battle barreled through the filming barricades. The crew was preparing to film a scene at Douglass Park on Ogden Ave from California Ave to Sacramento Ave and had closed both ends with barricades from midnight until 4 a.m. At … Continue reading “Justified: City Primeval filming halted by real life rolling gun battle”

Justified: City Primeval adds Ravi Patel to the cast

Ravi Patel joins the cast of FX’s Justified: City Primeval in the recurring role of Rick Newley. Announced on Deadline, Patel joins Timothy Olyphant who reprises the role of now-retired U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens, along with stars Aunjanue Ellis (King Richard), Boyd Holbrook (The Premise), Adelaide Clemens (The Great Gatsby), Vondie Curtis Hall (Harriet), Marin Ireland (Y: The Last Man), Norbert … Continue reading “Justified: City Primeval adds Ravi Patel to the cast”

Justified: City Primeval begins filming Wednesday at Chicago Studio City

Justified: City Primeval has currently taken over the entire Chicago Studio City complex for the summer. The much anticipated show is a reboot of the two time Emmy winning FX Justified which aired for six seasons from 2010 through 2015. Episodes one and two will begin filming this Wednesday. The limited series based on Elmore … Continue reading “Justified: City Primeval begins filming Wednesday at Chicago Studio City”

Timothy Olyphant talks about his love for Chicago, and the Justified series

From the Television Critics Association winter press event, an interview with Timothy Olyphant, and the showrunners and executive producers of Justified: City Primeval gave us some inside information about Olyphant’s commitment to the Justified series and his love for Chicago. A screening of the trailer (which is expected to drop soon) was followed by a … Continue reading “Timothy Olyphant talks about his love for Chicago, and the Justified series”

Justified’s Timothy Olyphant joins HBO Max series Full Circle

Timothy Olyphant, who recently wrapped on the filming of the limited series Justified: City Primeval in Chicago, has headed to New York to begin filming the HBO Max limited series Full Circle, from director Steven Soderbergh and writer Ed Solomon for HBO Max. Filming has begun Soderbergh will direct all six episodes of the mystery … Continue reading “Justified’s Timothy Olyphant joins HBO Max series Full Circle”

Five new cast members join the Kay Oyegun ABC pilot as filming begins

Five new cast members join the Kay Oyegun untitled ABC pilot that is expected to begin filming in Chicago on Friday, May 13. 20th Television is onboard as the production company. Oyegun is the writer/ Executive Producer. The story revolves around five therapists in Philadelphia who find unique ways to solve problems in their patients’ … Continue reading “Five new cast members join the Kay Oyegun ABC pilot as filming begins”

Here’s what’s filming this week on the streets of Chicago May 9-13

Chicago Med and P.D. have both wrapped for the season. Chicago Fire will be filming their finale this week. It is promised to be the top finale of all times according to showrunner Derek Haas. The new start up this year is season one of Justified: City Primeval seen filming on Chicago streets as of … Continue reading “Here’s what’s filming this week on the streets of Chicago May 9-13”

What new series are setting up in Chicago and what’s leaving

What do HBO, Amazon, Hulu, Apple TV, Netflix, NBC/Uni, Sony, Disney, AMC Studios, Showtime, STARZ all have in common? They’ve all moved into town, setup shop, and made themselves a home in Chicago to shoot a tv series. I’ve lived through the ebb and flow of the Chicago film industry since the mid 80s. This … Continue reading “What new series are setting up in Chicago and what’s leaving”

Chicago Fire temporarily halts production after shooting near set

Multiple reports confirm that production on NBC’s Chicago Fire was temporarily halted after a gunman fired several rounds nearby. None of the cast or crew was injured. With three cameras running, the popular One Chicago series was in the middle of an exterior shot on the West Side at A.A. Rayner and Sons Funeral Home, … Continue reading “Chicago Fire temporarily halts production after shooting near set”