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Head to New Haven, Get Famous

Meryl Streep is filming a movie in Connecticut.



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    If you have dreams of becoming a movie star, you could get your big break today.

    A casting call is being held in New Haven for an upcoming Meryl Streep movie being filmed next month in Connecticut.

    The movie "Great Hope Springs" also stars Tommy Lee Jones and Steve Carell and will be shot on location in several locations in the state.

    The movie will be about a middle-aged couple who attends an intense counseling weekend to determine the fate of their marriage after being together for 30 years, IMBD reports.

    Today's casting call is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Omni New Haven Hotel, at 155 Temple St., New Haven.

    Actors must be 18 years old and should bring a head shot and a resume.