THE WILMYWOOD DAILY – 08/13/2014 Johnny Pemberton coming to town, Marketplace highlights Film Incentives, Film Foto and more.

Johnny_AdJohnny Pemberton is coming to the Dead Crow Comedy Room on  August 16th and 17th shows at 8 pm and 10 pm Johnny is a comedian and actor who lives in Los Angeles.  You’ve seen him as Delroy in 21 Jump Street and 22 Jump Street as well as The Watch, This is 40 and more.  Tickets are $12.00.

If you are a member of the NC Film Industry, however, you can attend the Sunday, 8pm show for only $5.00. Timmy Sherrill invites you to check out the new digs and come have some laughs.

remainingCoverICYMI: Even though it won’t be in theaters until September 5th, it looks like our Wilmywood shot flick, The Remaining, has been adapted into a comic.  Kingstone Comics is launching the graphic novel digitally on ComiXology, a website of comics collections, this Friday and will be available in retail stores the following Friday, August 22. READ MORE NOW


FILM INCENTIVE UPDATE: Make sure you click on the above link.  You can read or listen to the 2 minute piece.  Today, the Senate will convene tomorrow 10am.  No calendar up yet.  They convened today however it was just a skeleton session.  The House convenes tomorrow at 4pm, however they have no calendar yet.  I will update you as soon as I know.

Last night, the New Hanover County Republican Party Executive Committee tonight nominated Michael Lee to finish out Sen. Thom Goolsby’s second term in Raleigh. Now Gov. McCrory has to approve it within the next 7 days. READ MORE NOW


FilmPhotoSaturday, August 23, ALL those who are affected by the film industry will gather. The fabulous Brownie Harris will take a group photograph of the vendors, support staff, and the Greater Wilmington Film Community.  This is a way to show just how many people there are that benefit from NC Film.   They are looking for Film Crew Families, All Actors, Background “Extras” and their families, Business Owners and families, Location Providers, Support Services & Vendors, anyone who has ever worked with, on, or for a production that has filmed in North Carolina. I will be at Battleship Park and 4pm.  RSVP NOW!



That just about does it for me; I will have more Wilmywood updates for you tomorrow morning (unless something breaks) and every weekday morning we do “What’s Up in Wilmywood” at 7:30am & 8:30am LIVE on Sunny 104.5.  And on Thursdays during Cape Fear CW‘s Primetime News at 10!  Got Scoop?  Email me:  Or message me on Wilmywood’s FB  or on Twitter You can also just post your comments below!  Until then, that’s a wrap!!

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