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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Wake Forest University is getting ready for the big screen.

The campus will play as a backdrop to a new movie that will be filmed in the area. Movie Director, Nicholas Sparks plans to film his new movie called the "Longest Ride" in August. Filming will begin and end on August 4, 2014.

The movie will be filmed in exterior and interior locations on the sites. There's no word on which stars will be in the Triad for filming.

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