It's not the first time a movie is being shot in Western New York, but it is certainly becoming more popular--especially East Aurora for independent films.

This time around, too there is a chance for you to be IN the movie. They're looking for extras for a new independent film called, "Special Dinner". Anyone looking to be in the film can email Plus, this director loves it here so much. Form our friends at WIVB:

Everybody here makes you feel like you're more than welcome," said "Special Dinner" director, Fred Olen Ray. "They're very cooperative and they act like they want you here."


The streets of East Aurora will be transformed into a winter wonderland for the Christmas-themed movie. It will be centered around a prince who is looking to host a charity dinner, and stumbles upon a restaurant in New York City. This means the crew will have to turn downtown East Aurora into one of the largest cities in the world.

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