Boy, for being “Underemployed,” the cast of MTV’s new, Chicago-set scripted series sure do get around. Earlier this month, the production shot scenes at Martyr’s, as well as locations in Wicker Park, Lincoln Park and River North. Now they’ve set their sites on Lakeview: Look for camera crews at Uncommon Ground (3800 N. Clark St.), Wunder’s Cemetery (3963 N. Clark St.) and 3834 N. Alta Vista Terrace.
Rich Moskol of the Chicago Film Office describes the premise of Underemployed as “five friends who all graduated from college with great degrees and can’t get good jobs.” The pilot shot in Chicago last year and was picked up by MTV as a regular series; episodes have yet to air. He expects the production to continue filming around town through Aug. 10.
The Lakeview shoot is scheduled to run from 11 p.m., Sunday, July 22, through 11 p.m., Monday, July 23. Expect the following parking restrictions: