The Purge filming in Old Metairie

The Purge filming in Old Metairie
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The popular horror franchise The Purge will be filming in Old Metairie Tuesday.

The new television series adapted from the movie will be filming on Narcissus Street.

There will be intermittent lane closures for a driving shot between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

According to the report, the filming involves a total of three driving shots and three scenes filmed at private residences, most of which are in three blocks of each other.

The rest of the filming will be centered on the corner of Narcissus Street and Carrollton Avenue.

Filming is conducted under the supervision of Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office and LA DOTD and with the knowledge and cooperation of the Office of Film Jefferson.

For more information, please contact Barry Sprague, Film Coordinator at 504-736-6100.

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