There was recently a shoot near the sets of Chicago Fire, which is currently on hold for a while until the situation stabilizes
Chicago Fire is a drama television series created by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas and executive produced by Dick Wolf. It is the first installment in Wolf Entertainment’s Chicago franchise, covering various public services in Chicago, Illinois. The main protagonist of the series is Jesse Spencer, who stars as Lieutenant Matthew Casey, officer in charge of Truck Company 81. The series also stars Taylor Kinney and Steven R McQueen, veteran The Vampire Diaries actors David Eigenberg, best known for his role as Steve Brady on the HBO series Sex And The City.
The series pilot, co-written by creators Michael Brandt and Derek Haas, was filmed in Chicago, and according to an NBC official, the series would continue to be filmed there. Producer John L. Roman was there from the beginning, working on Backdraft with Steve “Chik” Chikerotis, Assistant District Superintendent for the Chicago Fire Department. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel appeared in the series’ pilot episode. Emanuel explained: “It is easier to be mayor than to play mayor. I told them I would do it on one condition: The TV show invests in the Firefighters’ Widows and Orphans Fund.
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, there was a shoot on September 14 near the sets of “Chicago Fire” that production was on hold for a while. The show was filming on Madison Street on the city’s West Side near the border with the Oak Park suburb when a gunman fired multiple shots from a corner across from the show’s filming location, according to CWB Chicago. Filming took place while the cast and crew of Chicago Fire were in the middle of a take. According to reports, no one from production was injured.
The series premiered on October 10, 2012 on NBC. As of 2022, the series had 217 episodes. On February 27, 2020, NBC renewed the series for the ninth, tenth, and eleventh seasons. Season 10 premiered on September 22, 2021. Season 11 is scheduled to premiere on September 21, 2022.
The official Season 11 synopsis reads: “Kidd and Severide’s honeymoon is interrupted by a dangerous figure from their past; Kidd’s former Academy classmate joins Firehouse 51; Brett and Violet are reflecting on their relationships.” This means that instead of enjoying their first year as Mr. and Mrs. Severide, they would have to be extra cautious as someone out there has a personal vendetta against them.