Kentucky native/movie star George Clooney will be filming near his home state later this month. Scenes for the upcoming Ides of March will be shot in Cincinnati in February. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that one scene will be shot at Fountain Square, but other locations haven’t been announced.
The film is about “an idealistic staffer for a newbie presidential candidate (who) gets a crash course on dirty politics during his stint on the campaign trail,” according to the Internet Movie Database. It is based on the play by Beau Willimon. Other cast members include: Ryan Gosling, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Paul Giamatti and Philip Seymour Hoffman, according to IMDB.