Shooting wraps up in Chilliwack

Filming for ‘Monster Truck’ wrapped up in downtown Chilliwack on Wednesday.

Filming for ‘Monster Truck’ wrapped up in downtown Chilliwack on Wednesday

Filming for ‘Monster Truck’ wrapped up in downtown Chilliwack on Wednesday, but not before a brief reunion of some of the key players in the live-action/computer animation action flick.

The two vehicles on the left were not part of the local filming. They were brought in briefly under wraps so production officials could have a look.

Downtown Chilliwack was the scene of eight days of filming, spread over three weeks.

The scheduled release of the Paramount production is 2015.

The star power for the $100 million film includes Amy Ryan (The Office) and veteran actor Danny Glover as a junkyard owner. They’ll be joining 20-somethings Lucas Till (X Men), and Jane Levy (Suburgatory).

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