From my local News Channel WDBJ7
Tom Cruise has been spotted yet again in Rockbridge County.. this time in just the past week and half.
Some of the scenes from the actors latest movie 'The War of the Worlds" will be shot in the county- possibly on this farm on Decatur Road.
It's a remake of the film about a Martian invasion of earth.
Cruise apparently spent the night at a private inn recently-
People from paramount studios have also inquired about lodging in the area.
MY DAUGHTER HAS SOME PROPERTY SHE WANTED TO RENT OUT WE HAVE GOTTEN SOME CALLS FROM THE MOVIE CREWS WANTING TO RENT THE HOUSE.
Cruise and Director Steven Spielberg were in town about six weeks ago as well- spotted at the Lexington Dairy Queen where Cruise ordered a chocolate cone.
C. J. WALLACE/DAIRY QUEEN EMPLOYEE; HE GAVE ME A GIRL AND MY GENERAL MANAGER AUTOGRAPHS.
SHERYL WAGNER/ROCKBRIDGE TOURISM MARKETING DIR.; THEY'RE BIG NAME HOLLYWOOD STARS AND THEY'VE BEEN IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY IT'S NEAT AND KIND OF COOL.
Paramount people have also inquired about warehouse space for props and catering services for the crew.
The scenes will be shot sometime next month.. Filming is expected to take about a week. The movie is also being shot in New Jersey and Upstate New York. It's due out next June.