Hollywood comes to New Jersey as filming for ‘FBI’ drama gets underway

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Filming is underway for the television crime drama series “FBI: Most Wanted.”

Production crews were in Paterson Thursday and will return Friday for the Dick Wolf drama, which is a spinoff from the series “FBI.” Both air on CBS.

Parking will be limited in parts of the city Friday due to the filming.

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McBride Avenue will be closed from Wayne Avenue to Quinn Street from 5 p.m. until 12 p.m. There will be no parking allowed in that area from 2 p.m. until 1 a.m.

“FBI: Most Wanted” is the latest production to take place in Paterson.

Crews were in the Silk City last week to film parts of HBO’s “The Plot Against America.” Filming for the Steven Spielberg’s remake of “West Side Story” also took place in Paterson.

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