Screen Gems
Behind the Scenes: 'Secrets & Lies' wraps in Wilmywood
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 11/16/2014 - 6:52pm.

videoABC's upcoming drama Secrets & Lies finished filming just days ago. Crews at Screen Gems studios were breaking down sets and cleaning out sound stages. We found out what happens to all the materials.

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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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State conference looks at link between film and tourism industries
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 3:44pm.

video Tourism is a driving force for North Carolina's economy, and the movie and TV industry is helping fuel that economic engine.

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Dalton says NC needs to boost business incentives
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 4:27pm.

Today was the first full day of Walter Dalton's campaign for governor. He spent part of it here in the Cape Fear. The current lieutenant governor visited Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington a day after filing to run.

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Wilmington-shot 'Journey 2' beats 'Star Wars' at weekend box office
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/13/2012 - 11:35am.

A new movie shot in part at Wilmington's Screen Gems Studios had a good first weekend at the box office. "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" finished third in weekend ticket sales with $27.6 million.

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CW slots 'One Tree Hill' as mid-season replacement
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/19/2011 - 9:40am.

Wilmington-based "One Tree Hill" will return for a ninth season, but you'll have to wait a while to see new episodes.

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Area business benefiting from Hollywood East resurgence
Submitted by Asha Dave on Wed, 03/16/2011 - 3:54pm.

video Wilmington currently has six motion pictures in production. The money the film industry brings to our area is the topic of conversation among local economists and film experts today at an economic growth summit.

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ONLY ON 3: Behind the scenes of 'Another Cinderella Story'
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 02/28/2011 - 11:57pm.

videoGet your glass slippers polished and your pumpkin warmed up, Wilmington is now home to a fairy tale. The Warner Bros. production "Another Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song" has been filming in the area for weeks. Today WWAY got a sneak peak behind the scenes.

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Leaders hope 'Journey 2' will give second life to Hollywood East
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Wed, 10/20/2010 - 9:36am.

video Wilmington Regional Film Commission director Johnny Griffin said Wilmington had a lot to offer, like a local crew, facilities, locations, weather and, yes, "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" will use the water tank at Screen Gems for the first time ever.

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Ground Breaks for New Screen Gems Stage
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/25/2008 - 5:23pm.

videoWilmington's role in the film business was in the spot light Thursday. EUE / Screen Gems symbolically broke ground on their new dream stage.

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