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First official ‘Iron Man 3’ poster released

One day away from the release of the first trailer for "Iron Man 3," Marvel has released the first official poster for the movie shot primarily in and around Wilmington.

Screen Gems pays tribute to McComas’s role in local film industry

Screen Gems Studios took time to honor former state Rep. Danny McComas this weekend as he heads to a new position at the NC Ports Authority.

‘Captain America’ won’t follow ‘Iron Man’ to NC

Iron Man may like the ocean, but it looks like Captain America prefers the lake. "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," long rumored to be considering Wilmington as a filming location, will film portions in Cleveland in 2013, the Greater Cleveland Film Commission announced Friday.

‘Iron Man 3,’ ‘We’re the Millers’ getting ready to leave Wilmington

"Iron Man 3" will soon be blasting off to Florida. The movie, starring Robert Downey Jr., has been shooting in and around Wilmington all summer. Meanwhile, it's also a Wilmington wrap for "We're the Millers."

Robert Downey Jr. injured, ‘Iron Man 3’ stops shooting

Robert Downey Jr. injured his ankle today on the set of "Iron Man 3" causing the production to stop shooting for now.

Fans excited for Sparks on set in Southport

video An anxious crowd waited for the chance to catch a glimpse of some of their favorite stars Wednesday in Southport. After close to an hour, "Safe Haven" stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough, along with writer Nicholas Sparks, finally arrived.

Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry schedule tweaked for ‘Safe Haven’ shoot

The NC Department of Transportation's Ferry Division will cancel two departures for the Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry tonight for a movie shoot. The cast and crew of the Nicholas Sparks book turned movie "Safe Haven" will use the Motor Vessel Southport and its crew for a shoot this evening.

NC sets state record for film production spending

North Carolina has set a record for in-state film production spending this year with five months left to go. The North Carolina Film Office reported Wednesday that 35 films in 30 counties have accounted for $300 million in spending this year.

Film leaders say Charlotte studio would complement Wilmington, not compete

video Wilmington could soon have some competition in the film industry here in the Tar Heel State. After last night, Charlotte is one step closer to having a movie production facility of its own.

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New Hanover Wildcats ready to right ship after below average spring season

The New Hanover Wildcats finished a football season with a record of .500 or worse for the first time in a decade in the pandemic-shortened season of the spring of 2021.

UNCW says no students have tried using fake vaccine cards to bypass testing requirements

As administrators prepare for the upcoming fall semester and COVID-19 continues to spread, college and university officials are met with a new challenge of detecting fake COVID-19 vaccination cards.

Suspect arrested after officer-involved shooting

The suspect then veered at the deputy as the suspect tried to hit the officer with his vehicle. Both WPD and NHCSO fired upon the suspect, striking him at least once.

Resort style rental property project proposed for the town of Navassa

A resort style rental community might be coming to the town of Navassa.