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ALMOST SALINAS

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Filming Locations —

Cholame, San Luis Obispo County: In Summer 2000, the crew filmed at this small town on Highway 46 where James Dean died in 1955. A memorial was once built there to honor Dean.

Downtown L.A., Los Angeles, Los Angeles County: On the morning of 17 September 2000, we filmed a couple of quick shots downtown. The first was from First Street overlooking Figueroa, and the second was on 3rd Street near Figueroa.

Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo County: In addition to shooting in Cholame, the crew also filmed in nearby Paso Robles in Summer 2000.

Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County: On 17 September 2000, we shot Ray Wise and Linda Emond eating dinner at Posto Restaurant at 14928 Ventura Boulevard.

West Hills, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County: On 16 Sep 2000, we filmed the California Sunsets magazine office scenes at a Jewish Community Center on Vanowen Street.

BEHIND-THE-SCENES PICS
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Actor Ray Wise, formerly of Twin Peaks and Beverly Hills 90210, portrayed magazine editor Jack Tynan.
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Camera operator Paul Sanchez sets up
over actress Linda Emond's shoulder.
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P.A. Julia Camara, U.P.M. Susan Sherayko,
and Costume Designer Lisa Davis.
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1st A.D. Rick Walls, P.A. Rome Douglas (formerly of the New York Giants), and 2nd A.D. Janell Sammelman.
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Looking south on Figueroa from the 1st Street overcrossing. That's Linda Emond driving the approaching picture car.
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This is the crew on 1st Street above Figueroa. Sanchez is tilting the camera down from the city skyline to the Miata.
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Director Terry Green discusses the current restaurant scene with Linda Emond and Ray Wise.
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Producer Wade Danielson, Art Director Susan Karasic, and Production Designer Jay Pelissier.
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Daniel Granville portrayed the Posto waiter,
while Kristi Watson acted as the waitress.
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Alexandre Chen, a Location Assistant for the
hit CBS show C.S.I., is playing the valet.

Almost Salinas (2002)
CAST: John Mahoney, Linda Emond, Lindsay Crouse, Virginia Madsen, Ian Gomez, Nathan Davis, Tom Groenwald, Ray Wise, Amanda Pitera, Glenn Dunk, Lucy Reeves, Adrian Neil, Eric Wrye....
WRITER: Terry Green
PRODUCER: Anna Marie Crovetti, Wade W. Danielson, Michael Nehs
DIRECTOR: Terry Green
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Jay Pelissier
CINEMATOGRAPHER: David Garden
EDITOR: Jennifer Krouse
KEY LOCATION MANAGER / SCOUT (LOS ANGELES): Scott Trimble
KEY LOCATION MANAGER / SCOUT (PASO ROBLES): Wade Danielson


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