‘The Chi’ filming in Harper Court

Showtime TV crewmembers filmed an episode for the second season of The Chi in Harper Court, near 52nd Street and Harper Avenue, Aug. 2. – Owen M. Lawson III

Staff Writer

The Showtime series “The Chi” filmed Thursday morning at Harper Court, closing Harper Avenue near 53rd Street. The drama series explores life on the South Side of Chicago.

Production personnel said there would be filming in Hyde Park over the next several months but did not disclose locations. The cable network filmed a scene of The Chi at The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. West, in July.