(Charlemont, MA) – Hollywood is coming back to Western Mass–and this time, you might be able to be a part of it. An open casting call is being held at Berkshire East Ski Area in Charlemont Sunday. It’s for the movie “Then There Was,” a full-length feature to be shot in the West County later this month. The producer is actor and Charlemont resident Jordan Marder. The film will be directed by Louis Mandaylor, and will co-star his brother Costas Mandylor, who is best known for his his role as mobster Frank Costello in the 1991 film “Mobsters.” Extras will not be paid, but will have their names in the film’s credits.
Here's a look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.
Deerfield Police pulled over the woman in the Mercedes after receiving a report that someone was illegally harvesting apples from trees at Clarkdale Fruit Farm.
It happened around one Thursday morning between Florence Road and Highland Avenue. The road did not reopen until around two that afternoon. It was the second time in 24 hours that the road was forced to close.
On an altercation on Route 20, a female motorist told police that four men in a car waved a gun at her. When police pulled the car over, there were only three men inside and no gun.
Congressmen Jim McGovern and Richard Neal have announced that Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal Grant is being awarded to ongoing opioid awareness programs in Berkshire and Franklin counties and the North Quabbin region.