'August: Osage County' starts shooting Monday in Bartlesville

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. - Some of Hollywood's biggest stars are now working in Green Country.

Producer George Clooney along with actors including Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts are in Bartlesville where shooting begins Monday on the new movie "August: Osage County."

Monday morning, film crews were at Jane Phillips Medical Center shooting scenes for the movie. Semi-trailers and equipment trucks belonging to the movie filled hospital parking areas and nearby roadsides as yellow signs labeled "AOC" directed crew traffic to sets and parking areas.

Security guards and Bartlesville police could be seen monitoring the area as well.

The Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning play was written by Tulsa born playwright and actor Tracy Letts.

Filming for the new film is expected to last several weeks in the Bartlesville and Pawhuska areas.

Bartlesville residents say they can't wait to see the stars around town.

"Jude's Health and Java House" is catering to cast and crew while the film is in production.

The owner say's so far the Paninis seem to be their favorite thing.

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