1-22-09: Law Abiding Citizen Pics from Philly Chit Chat

philly-chit-chat-1Many thanks to Hugh Dillon over at Philly Chit Chat for some more pics from the set.  Watch his blog and our gallery for more pics as they become available.  Many thanks Hugh for your generosity!  Please ask permission from Hughe before reposting the pics elsewhere.

Please keep in mind that we bring you these pics and other news from Philly as a courtesy to our visitors who want a glimpse into the making of the film, but we in no way encourage road trips to the sets.  We are sure everyone wants what we want…. for the project to be a success, on time and on budget with as little disruption as possible!  😀

01-22-09: Law Abiding Citizen Gets Down to Business in Philly

F. Gary Gray by PhillybitsJamie Foxx by PhillybitsLaw Abiding Citizen has begun filming in Philadelphia with Jamie Foxx and director F. Gary Gray outside City Hall.  Thanks to Scene in Philly for the pics from yesterday’s first day.  Please ask permission from Phillybits before reposting these pics elsewhere.

Mayor Michael Nutter will welcome the cast and crew, including Gerard, to the city tomorrow at 1:30pm.  Read more…

01-06-09: Law Abiding Citizen Adds to Cast

Gerard Butler stars in Law Abiding CitizenMichael Gambon, Leslie Bibb, Colm Meaney and Theresa Randle have joined the cast of Law Abiding Citizen which is set to begin filming on January 21 in Philadelphia.

“The Longest Yard” screenwriter Sheldon Turner recently came on to do production work on the script.  Writers Kurt Wimmer (“The Recruit”), David Ayer (“Harsh Times”) and Frank Darabont (“The Mist”), who was once in line to direct “Citizen,” have worked on the script.

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Gerard is currently in the running for January’s Actor2Watch4 at Ones2Watch4.com. Other candidates include Ben Barnes, Robert Pattinson and Lee Pace. Click here to cast your vote!

12-08-08 – New Gerard Butler Images from The Ugly Truth

View another photo in the gallery.  Photos courtesy of Sony Pictures.

So what do you think of The Ugly Truth so far? Rate the trailer here and tell us what you think!

Heery Casting is having an open call for background talent for “Law Abiding Citizen”. Needed are SAG and Non-Union background men and women, ages 18-70, all ethnicities, for scenes set in Philadelphia PA.   Shooting will take place January- March 2008.

The open call will be held on Saturday, December 13 at the Southwark House in South Philadelphia (across from the Rizzo Ice Skating Rink, at Front and Ellsworth Sts,. Phila. PA 19147). For more information, visit Heery Casting.

Avakian Boutique Opening

Gerard attended the Avakian Boutique Opening on December 4.  More photos are in the gallery.  Many thanks to Anne at I Need Your Fix for the hi-res pics!

The annual charity cookbook is almost ready and will be put up on CafePress this week.  Check back soon for more detailed information!