Liam Hemsworth to star in 'AWOL,' scheduled to film soon in Ann Arbor
According to the Ann Arbor Convention and Visitors Bureau's film liasion Kay Seaser, "AWOL" is tentatively scheduled to film in the area from July 11-August 12.
Other performers now in talks to co-star in "AWOL" are Austin Stowell ("The Secret Life of the American Teenager"), Teresa Palmer ("I Am Number Four"), Aimee Teegarden ("Friday Night Lights" and "Scream 4"), Chris Lowell ("Up in the Air"), and Max Adler ("Glee").
The film, based on a true story, is set on the University of Michigan's campus in the midst of the volatile, anti-Vietnam War movement. According to Variety.com, Stowell would star "as a young soldier in Vietnam who gets dumped by his hometown girl, played by Teegarden. Hemsworth plays his best friend who joins him in going AWOL. Together, they return to the States to win her back."