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It's no exaggeration to say that Richard Switzer is on the filmmaking fast-track. Six months ago, he was graduating from Robert E. Fitch Senior High School in Groton. Today, at age 18, he's producing a Lifetime movie starring Eric Roberts and Tracy Nelson.

Published: January 9, 2014

"A Fatal Obsession," a movie for the Lifetime network is being produced by 18-year-old Fitch High School graduate Richard Switzer, center, as crews film scenes for the movie at Chacers Bar and Grill in Norwich Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. Colin Chase, left, 19, looks on.

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