Film crew shooting movie about life of Chucky Mullins

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A film crew is in town shooting a movie about an Ole Miss football star who suffered a injury that left him paralyzed.

The film crew for “It’s Time” is taping a movie is about Chucky Mullins.

Chucky Mullins (Photo: Ole Miss Sports)
Chucky Mullins (Photo: Ole Miss Sports)

Some of the movie is being filmed at Veteran’s Memorial Stadium in Jackson this month.

Extras are needed to be a part of the crowd, sideline football players, and other parts.

PHOTOS: CHUCKY MULLINS

Mullins, a talented football player, was granted a four-year, scholarship to the University of Mississippi, according to Ole Miss Sports. He was redshirted in 1988 and later played the position of a defensive back. In 1989, Mullins suffered a tragic injury that left him paralyzed. It was a homecoming game against Vanderbilt.

Mullins was injured while making a tackle on Brad Gaines who played for Vanderbilt. 

Mullins died in 1991 from a blood clot.

Fritz Mitchell is directing the film and Wendy Yamano is listed as a producer.

The crew is also asking for movie extras.

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