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Draft Day Premier in Cleveland

Draft Day Premiers in Cleveland
Draft Day Premiers in Cleveland WTAM NEWS

The premier of the movie 'Draft Day' was held Tuesday night at the Cinemark Theater in Valley view.

The movie stars Kevin Costner who is brought in as the General Manager of the Cleveland Browns with hopes of turning around the fortunes of the struggling franchise. Actor Josh Pence, who plays quarterback Bo Callahan in the film, was in town for the premier. He says he loves Cleveland and how loyal Cleveland sports fans are. Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, Browns tight-end Jordan Cameron, Browns QB Brian Hoyer, Defensive lineman Jabal Sheard and left tackle Joe Thomas were all in attendance for the screening.

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson also took in the film, most of which was shot in the city of Cleveland last year. The film opens nationwide April 11.