Friends With Benefits Filming in Nolita Tomorrow

Posted on: July 21st, 2010 at 6:18 am by

Friends with Benefits is coming to the neighborhood.  Indeed, between 7 am and 5 pm tomorrow, a substantial swath of Nolita will be monopolized for the film shoot.  According to flyers in the immediate vicinity, filming is centered on Prince Street between Mulberry and Bowery; also, Elizabeth Street between Prince and East Houston.

Friends with Benefits is a Screen Gems production starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis as, well, friends with benefits.  Yeah, it’s not just a clever name. But it is a romantic comedy.  Here is the plot via ComingSoon.net:

A headhunter recruits a magazine editor and since each is too busy to find a mate, they agree to sleep together with no strings attached. Things get complicated when the guy falls for the girl, who’s dating someone else.

And A-Rod is even rumored to be in this flick.  It would be his silver screen debut.

Yet, the most important question is whether J-Tim will give Mila his dick in a box…

Recent Stories

Photo: Two Bridges Tower
Pile Driving Efforts for Extell’s 72-Story Tower at 250 South Street in Full Swing; Neighbors Worried About Noise

The Extell Development Company is knee-deep in the pile driving phase of its monstrous two-tower development at 250 South Street (Sauron and Saruman?). It’s the beginning of what promises to to be years of riverside construction. Ever since materials and equipment were mobilized to the Pathmark-killing project site, the earthquake-style rumbling from pylon installation has been constant. […]

leather-closing-1
Another Leather Vendor to Shutter on Orchard Street

It’s an ongoing bloodbath in this former bargain district… The second coming of Giuseppe Uomo on Orchard Street is concluding. Curtains for the leather vendor that’s been operating here for the last four years. Handwritten signs at the entrance inform patrons that the store is closing. The original Giuseppe Uomo shop at 130 Orchard vacated […]

lunar-parade-2015-20_wm
In Response to New Public School Holidays, Margaret Chin Calls for Lunar New Year Consideration

With the year of the Ram/Sheep/Goat having just begun, Councilwoman Margaret Chin is still fighting for the Lunar New Year. Earlier this week, Mayor de Blasio announced that the Muslim holidays of Eid Al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha are now considered official Public School Holidays (i.e. days off). While acknowledging the news, Chin, for her part, […]

los-feliz-reopens
Los Feliz Reopens After Being Raided by the 7th Precinct Last Week

Los Feliz is back open on Ludlow Street. The 7th Precinct raided Rob Shamlian’s four-year-old establishment last week on a “nuisance and abatement” bust. Some are speculating it’s underage serving. This full-court police press arrived on a rather quiet Thursday evening. It remained closed in the interim. But shielded itself from the proverbial egg on […]

old-footage-brooklyn-bridge
Check Out the Oldest Surviving Footage of NYC [VIDEO]

Definitely check out the following video currently making the rounds… Yestervid compiled the alleged “oldest surviving footage of recognizable parts of New York City,” and stitched together an easily-digestible clip. Each of the twenty-eight snippets is accompanied by graphics indicating map coordinates of the shooting locations. Dates of the captured video range from 1896 to […]

  • ——–m

    PLEASE STOP using the real estate tag “nolita” for what is really, REALLY
    ” Little Italy “. the use of bland acronyms is sooooo underwhelming!