Tin Star filming in High River Oct. 19-21

photo by Tracey Walshaw

HIGH RIVER, AB: Filming of the upcoming TV drama ‘Tin Star’ will resume in High River on Wednesday, October 19 and crews will be in town until Friday, October 21.

Production crews will be parking in lots located at 128/130 4 Avenue S.W. and 135 Macleod Trail S.W.

The majority of filming will take place inside of 111 3 Avenue S.W. with one additional scene filmed at the Museum of the Highwood on October 21 which will require crews to perform intermittent traffic control on 1 Street S.W. from 4 Avenue S.W. to 5 Avenue S.W. from approximately 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

There will also be parking restrictions and temporary road closures required on Wednesday, October 19 from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on 3 Avenue S.W. from 1 Street S.W. to Macleod Trail S.W.

‘Tin Star’ is produced by Kudos Film and Television and was created by acclaimed British director and screenwriter Rowan Joffe. The show is described as ‘an epic tale of deception, betrayal, murder and revenge set against the backdrop of remote and beautiful Canadian mountain town.’ The series will star Tim Roth; who is known for his roles in ‘The Hateful Eight,’ ‘Pulp Fiction’ and ‘Reservoir Dogs’ and Christina Hendricks; known for her roles in ‘Mad Men’ and ‘Drive.’