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Dirt bike movie from Will Smith, 'Moonlight' director Barry Jenkins to film in Baltimore

Dirt bike movie from Will Smith, 'Moonlight' director Barry Jenkins to film in Baltimore

It appears that Hollywood is about to come calling on Baltimore yet again, this time for a drama centering on the city’s dirt bikers, co-written by Barry Jenkins (director of the Oscar-winning “Moonlight”) and executive-produced by Will Smith.

The project, titled “Charm City” or, alternately, “12 O’Clock Boys,” will be shot in Baltimore beginning Oct. 1, according to a casting notice that was posted recently on backstage.com. The film is credited to Sony Pictures and Smith’s production company, Overbrook Entertainment.

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