BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Hollywood production crew for “Embattled” has started filming in Birmingham this week and is looking for more extras for several large crowd scenes. More than 550 extras from Birmingham have been hired to work on the film which features “Blade” and HBO “True Detective, Season 3” star Stephen Dorff. The filming is currently being done this week at the BJCC.
“Embattled” is about a high school wrestling prodigy facing his UFC champion father in the ultimate cage battle for redemption. Dorff plays the father.
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