Joshua Carroll and Eric Moran as Superman and Batman attends Nashville Comic Con 2013 at Music City Center on October 19, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Beth Gwinn/Getty Images)

Superman, Batman To Clash In Chicago This Weekend; Traffic Snarls Expected

The city Dept. of Cultural Affairs and Special Events said some streets will be closed Friday night and Sunday for filming of “Batman v. Superman.” Filming will involve aerial shots from helicopters, and will affect drivers in the Loop.


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TV, Movie Productions Brought $170M To Chicago In 2012

Officials said Wednesday that Chicago has enjoyed a record year of film and TV production in the city.

WBBM Newsradio–04/03/2013

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Aurora Man Arrested On Felony In Filming Woman In College Bathroom

An Aurora man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly filmed a woman in the bathroom of Waubonsee Community College’s Aurora campus.



Chicago To Host Filming Of LGBT Take On ‘A Christmas Carol’

Chicago will be the site for the filming of a new independent holiday movie, which will take a new look at Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” from a gay perspective.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012


‘Superman’ Movie Filming Begins Downtown

Starting Wednesday, downtown Chicago is being transformed into Metropolis, and the Chicago Board of Trade and the Willis Tower reportedly will serve as the offices of the Daily Planet.

WBBM Newsradio–09/07/2011


New ‘Superman’ Movie To Be Filmed In Chicago

Chicago has already stood in for Gotham City, and now it will also stand in for Metropolis as “Superman” comes to town.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2011

A Mask From The 'Batman Begins' Movie. (Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)

Chicago Filming For ‘Dark Knight Rises?’

There’s a big question being asked about Chicago’s ties to a film franchise, and no one has an answer – at least not yet.

WBBM Newsradio–01/10/2011

Transformers 3's'Bumblebee' Slams A Washington, DC Police Car (WUSA-TV Photo)

Stunt Car Slams Cop Car On Transformers Set

There’s been another accident during ‘Transformers 3’ filming. This time, it happened in Washington, D.C. SEE CRASH VIDEO

WBBM Newsradio–10/12/2010