They were in town to make a movie based on the true story of writer Matthew Teague and his wife Nicole... and their friend Dane, who came to Fairhope to help them during Nicole's battle with cancer.
Teague wrote on essay in Esquire about it... "The Friend: Love Is Not A Big Enough Word."
The trailer is out for the movie and you'll see a lot of Fairhope in it... if you can see through your tears.
The movie will be in theaters and on demand January 22nd.
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