If Wednesday’s first day of filming is any indication, the reality TV show titled “Breaking Boston” could be interesting. The show, being produced by Mark Wahlberg , started shooting at the Nashua Street Jail, and we’re told things got pretty lively. Called a “docu-series” by Wahlberg, the show is inspired by the shrill, foul-mouthed sisters in “The Fighter” and centers on six Boston women trying to improve their lives.
A.B. Call me crazy but I think we’re going a little overboard with these Boston shows & movies. And that’s coming from an ultimate homer.
We’re long removed from the days of Goodwill Hunting, Gone Baby Gone & Mystic River. The Town was good but I hoped it would be the last Boston cameo for a while. Nope. In 2013 there will be Southie Rules, Southie Pride and now Breaking Boston. I know I’m missing a lot in between, both good & bad, but the point: enough is enough.
BUT if you really NEED to live in Southie vicariously, go check out the “origi