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Game change: For longtime journalist, a very different role

Game change: For longtime journalist, a very different role

After a long time wandering in the wilderness, with no movie or TV production under way in Maryland, local actors, technicians, caterers, drivers, set builders and hospitality professionals are back to work with the production in Baltimore of the HBO movie "Game Change." Here is one novice day player's account of his brief experience on the set. Most of us have learned we need to know our limitations, so it never occurred to me to think of being in the movies. But when HBO set out to tape "Game Change" and put out a call for someone to play the part of a reporter, I thought I heard my name. Why hire an actor when you could get the real thing, I thought, and local...

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