Producer Tony Shepherd and Script Supervisor Darius Moore work behind the scenes of the romantic comedy "STAKES" Photo Courtesy of Birmingham News

Producer Tony Shepherd and script supervisor Darius Moore work behind the scenes of the romantic comedy "STAKES" being filmed in downtown Birmingham, November 28, 2012. (Tamika Moore | tmoore@al.com)

Lead Actor Tobie Windham goes over his lines during the filming of the romantic comedy "STAKES" Photo Courtesy of Birmingham News

Actor Tobie Windham goes over his lines during the filming of the romantic comedy "STAKES" in downtown Birmingham, November 28, 2012. (Tamika Moore | tmoore@al.com)

Director B Mason Happy With His Shot Photo Courtesy of Birmingham News

Director Brandon Mason,center, checks the setup of a scene during filming for the romantic comedy "STAKES" being filmed in downtown Birmingham, November 28, 2012. (Tamika Moore | tmoore@al.com)

Tobie Windham, Azur-De, and Tanika Harrell prep for a scene Photo Courtesy of Birmingham News

Tobie Windham, Azur-De, and Tanika Harrell prep for a scene during filming for the romantic comedy "STAKES" being filmed in downtown Birmingham, November 28, 2012. (Tamika Moore | tmoore@al.com)