Actor Don Cheadle has filmed movies around the world, so he’s not totally surprised to be preparing to shoot his Miles Davis feature in Cincinnati.

“You have architecture and the look here that can approximate the era that we’re shooting in Manhattan, which Manhattan doesn’t really have a lot of anymore,” said Cheadle in the Miles Ahead Downtown production office.

…Cheadle still needs extras and period cars for the film. Interested adults 21 and older may send their headshot, full name, email address and phone number to [email protected]. He’s also seeking $325,000 from the Indiegogo crowd-funding website by July 10.

Read more at the Cincinnati Enquirer.

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