Well-known director Alexander Payne to begin filming movie in Billings

2012-08-15T22:00:00Z 2012-08-16T22:47:07Z Well-known director Alexander Payne to begin filming movie in BillingsGazette Staff The Billings Gazette
August 15, 2012 10:00 pm  • 

The Billings Chamber of Commerce announced that director Alexander Payne along with Bona Fide Productions and Montana State Film Office will begin filming in Billings in November on a film titled Nebraska.

Payne — director, producer and screenwriter — is well-known for his work on films The Descendants, Sideways, About Schmidt and Election.

The film, is about an aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million dollar Publisher's Clearing House sweepstakes prize, starring Will Forte and Bruce Dern.

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