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Local girl signs autographs at Champion showing
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Faith Renee Kennedy, 11, talks about her experiences acting during an interview at Regal Hollywood 15 Cinemas in Gainesville.

Faith Renee Kennedy of Gainesville stars in “Champion,” which debuted May 19 at the Regal Hollywood Cinemas 15 in Gainesville.

This weekend, she and other actors from the faith-based film will be meeting, greeting, signing autographs and taking photos at the Gainesville theater.

When: 2-4:45 p.m. Sunday, May 28

Where: Regal Hollywood Cinemas 15, 120 Green Hill Circle, Gainesville

Kennedy plays Gracie Weathers, the daughter of a dirt track racing driver.

While the movie is faith-based, Faith’s mom, Vicki Kennedy, said it isn’t “too preachy” and feels more like real life with plenty of twists and turns.

Other actors who will be on hand include Maddox Robinson, who plays Aaron Sutton, and Liam Peeples, who plays Jeffrey Sutton.

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