Archive for July, 2014

A new comedy film begins production in Asheville, North Carolina this month.

A new comedy film begins production in Asheville, North Carolina this month.

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Based on a true story, this currently untitled film is slated to star some of Hollywood’s most notable comedians. North Carolina native Zach Galifianakis (The Hangover trilogy) stars as an armored car driver who conspires to steal nearly $20 million from a bank vault. Owen Wilson co-stars as his incompetent cohort. This project is attracting […]

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Another Nicholas Sparks Project to Begin Filming In NC This Fall

Another Nicholas Sparks Project to Begin Filming In NC This Fall

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Another Nicholas Sparks adaptation is scheduled to begin production in the area this fall. Based on Sparks’ 2007 novel The Choice, this will follow hot on the heels of The Longest Ride, which is shooting in Wilmington this summer. Sparks lives in North Carolina, and has set many of his books in the state. Of […]

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Film Equals Jobs- Wilmywood Talks With Local Businesses

Film Equals Jobs- Wilmywood Talks With Local Businesses

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mere days ago, Bill Vassar – executive vice president at Wilmington’s EUE/Screen Gems Studios – issued a statement, continuing his advocacy for the state’s film incentives program. The fight’s not over yet. And, as legislative negotiations over the new state budget – including the incentives! – drag on, Wilmington business owners join Vassar in speaking […]

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