Behind-the-Scenes at One Chicago Day

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – One of the biggest reasons Chicago Fire, Chicago PD and Chicago Med are so popular is the quest for realism and a huge component of that are the special effects.

So how do they make it look so real? Chris Reckling recently was in Chicago for #OneChicagoDay and met with the stars and special effects coordinators to get a glimpse of the magic that make up these popular shows.