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Wilmington family excited about movie building Ferris wheel in their backyard
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Thu, 07/25/2013 - 7:59pm.

videoThe Cape Fear is no stranger to the Hollywood lights from big blockbusters to small independent films constantly setting up shop around town. But building a 50-foot Ferris wheel in someone's backyard? That's probably a first.

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ABC movie to shoot at Wilmington homes throughout August, build Ferris wheel
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/24/2013 - 9:07am.

videoThe City of Wilmington has issued the first film permits for the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie "Christmas in Conway," including building a Ferris wheel at a Forest Hills home.

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Wilmington-shot 'The Conjuring' wins weekend box office
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 2:56pm.

videoMoviegoers were ready for a fright this weekend. The locally-filmed movie "The Conjuring" was first place at the box office.

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Mary-Louise Parker to film Hallmark movie in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 2:21pm.

Golden Globe-winner Mary-Louise Parker is coming to Wilmington shoot a new Hallmark Hall of Fame movie. The Wilmington Regional Film Commission says production for "Christmas in Conway" will begin Aug. 5. It will premiere on ABC and WWAY later this year.

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Future now unclear for Franco movie filming in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/28/2013 - 8:11am.

The future of a new James Franco movie scheduled to begin filming in Winston-Salem appears to be in doubt after a casting call was canceled.

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Stephen King attends screening of Wilmington shot series
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 06/20/2013 - 10:13pm.

videoA new science-fiction series filmed here in the Port City will soon make its way to a small screen near you. "Under the Dome" is based on the best-selling Stephen King novel about a small New England town that is mysteriously shut off from the world.

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'Sopranos' star James Gandolfini dead at 51
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/19/2013 - 7:50pm.

videoJames Gandolfini, the actor who most famously portrayed Tony Soprano on the series "The Sopranos," has died in Italy at age 51, according to his managers and HBO, which broadcast "The Sopranos."

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Fox series to shoot in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 12:24pm.

videoAs one TV series leaves Wilmington, another is moving in. The Wilmington Regional Film Commission and the North Carolina Film Office announced today that 20th Century Fox Television is bringing the TV series "Sleepy Hollow" to the Port City.

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Entertainment and fireworks canceled tonight at Carolina Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 10:31am.

The advance of Tropical Storm Andrea has washed out tonight's entertainment scheduled for the Carolina Beach Boardwalk.

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Summer fun gets started in Carolina Beach
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 3:04pm.

It's beginning to look like summer at Carolina Beach.

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