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HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 04: Jennifer Lawrence attends the 90th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

If you’re a Spartan (like me!), then you might be stoked to learn that Michigan State University is part of the storyline of a new Netflix movie.

The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence. In it, Leonardo portrays an astronomy professor from Michigan State University.

The movie, titled “Don’t Look Up”, tells the story of two scientists as they try to save the rest of humankind from an approaching asteroid. Here’s the trailer:

Don't Look Up | Netflix Tudum Tease: "Sit Tight and Assess"

Sit tight then assess. First you sit tight, then you assess. Sit tight, and THEN, assess.Watch Don't Look Up in select theaters on December 10 and on Netflix...

Don’t Look Up will arrive in select theaters on Dec. 10, and it will also stream on Netflix.

Read on for 10 of our favorite movies that have scenes shot in Detroit or close by!

Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com and tweet at her @AnneErickson!