GREAT FALLS — Fort Benton may be wanting a bit star-studded recently, as a film referred to as “The Ploughmen” is being partially filmed within the space.
On Saturday, the Metropolis of Fort Benton posted on Fb: “Town roads across the courthouse might be closed tomorrow to be able to help with filming of The Ploughmen. Please don’t park on roads posted as ‘No parking’.”
In keeping with Deadline, actors Robert Duvall, Garret Hedlund, and Amy Madigan will star within the film, which is being directed by Ed Harris. It is the story of the “unusual friendship that develops between a haunted younger deputy sheriff and a infamous previous assassin that turns each their worlds the wrong way up.”
Fort Benton isn’t any stranger to the intense lights of Hollywood; it was additionally featured within the Clint Eastwood-Jeff Bridges film “Thunderbolt and Lightfoot.”
“The Ploughmen” is predicated on the 2014 guide of the identical identify that was written by Kim Zupan, whose bio states: “A local Montanan, Kim lives in Missoula and grew up in and round Nice Falls, the place a lot of his novel The Ploughmen is about.”