Teen star Hailee Steinfeld is in metro Vancouver to shoot the coming-of-age movie Besties (working title) about two BFFs with Bad Blood after one secretly dates the other’s older brother. Steinfeld is known for her Oscar-nominated role in True Grit, her star turn in Pitch Perfect 2 with Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson and her hit summer single and music video Love Myself. Plus she’s a member of Taylor Swift’s Squad.
Hailee Steinfeld. True Grit image.
Hailee Steinfeld. Pitch Perfect 2 image.
Love Myself music video.
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Blake Jenner of Glee, Woody Harrelson and Kyra Sedgwick co-star.
Kelly Fremon is directing the film based on her script and James L. Brooks is producing. Besties started filming in metro Vancouver on Wednesday, October 21st, and is expected to wrap December 1st according to the DGC-BC production list.
Hailee Steinfeld tweeted her fans after the first day of filming.
Day 1 of #BESTIES going wellllll. I’ve spent most of my day in the fish section of a pet store.
— Hailee Steinfeld (@HaileeSteinfeld) October 21, 2015
Possible pet store location.
— Jen Eggleston (@Jen_Eggleston) October 18, 2015
Besties then showed up at an east Richmond design firm.
And is now shooting in a Surrey neighbourhood near the Guilford Town Centre until Sunday.
And then Hailee Steinfeld and Woody Harrelson were spotted filming at Guildford Park Senior Secondary High School during the week.
Followed on Saturday with a shoot inside a Surrey A&W on the Fraser Highway.
Production signs: UKFCP.