Movie to be filmed in Fairhope features Jake Owen, Casey Affleck, Dakota Johnson

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CHICAGO, IL – NOVEMBER 07: Jake Owens performs during a ‘Stars and Strings’ Concert to honor our nation’s veterans at Chicago Theatre on November 7, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for CBS Radio)

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WKRG) — Another movie will be filmed on the Eastern Shore in the coming months. 

The City of Fairhope announced a movie will be filmed in the city during February and March.

In an interview with radio host Bobby Bones, country singer Jake Owen announced he will make his acting debut in the movie called “The Best Friend” to be filmed in Fairhope. Owen says he will star alongside Casey Affleck and Dakota Johnson. 

The city says the film will invest in the city by hiring, eating, and staying in Fairhope. 

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