BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The valley is getting to be a location for filmmakers. Now, a new output is creating its way to Cameron County.
A new romantic comedy motion picture titled Switch Up kicked off manufacturing with a push conference at South Padre Island.
The film’s manufacturing crew and solid were being current to go over their roles, the film’s plot and the effects it will have on the Rio Grande Valley.
“We under no circumstances realized that this place existed. It’s good that we’re doing this film right here and it’s vital, lots of situations you do movies in areas in which they faux they’re somewhere else. Right here this is what it is, we’re showing Brownsville, South Padre,” said direct actor, Cristian de la Fuente.
Julieth Restrepo, a top actor in the movie, said she was amazed with the RGV from the moment she arrived.
“I’m so pleased to be listed here, and I believe it is magical and I come to feel the warmth of the men and women. I truly feel like it is a welcoming spot,” she said.
The movie is a love tale that will consist of comedy and music, but also contact on a major topic.
“With Switch Up, we’re bringing mild to an difficulty that we have, which is homelessness and in purchase to set light-weight on the issue, we’re telling it in a wonderful setting,” said director and producer, Tara Pirnia.
She stated some of the configurations for the motion picture will be South Padre Island, San Benito, the Port of Brownsville, and Brownsville.
The former KVEO-Television studios in Brownsville have been remodeled into various sets for the movie.
Marcela Ronquillo, a producer of the movie, stated there will be castings and prospects for filming all-around South Texas.
“We want to make this a movie vacation spot in the potential for more motion photos, for a lot more movies to take place in the valley,” she explained.
She reported filming will consider put until finally the conclusion of February and there are a number of opportunities currently being seemed at to function the film, which include Netflix.