The leads have been named for our next Wilmywood flick, The Choice. Benjamin Walker (Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter) and Teresa Palmer (I Am Number Four). Congrats to these folks. Expect them to make their way into town next week. Production begins on the 13th. MORE ON DEADLINE
Sleepy Hollow is FINALLY back in action today! They return to the soundstages, but just in time for our Wicked month of October, they will be HEADING to the Bellevue Cemetery on Saturday.
RATINGS: Contenting with Dancing with The Stars and the new CBS show, Scorpion, Sleepy Hollow ‘s ratings have dipped again with Kindred getting a 1.7 in the A18-49 demo with 5.04 million viewers.
Secrets and Lies returns to Porter’s Neck.
Happy Birthday to our NC boy Zach Galifianakis plus we have some awesome film folks also celebrating today like Del Baron, Mike Hewitt, Timmy Sherrill and Ken Epple. Happy Birthday! Woo Hoo!
Yo! NC Film peeps! Caswell and Rockingham Counties! District 65! Oh yeah, love me some Elretha Perkins!! She is going against Bert Jones. She makes a call out to Wilmington. See below!
Still looking for more volunteers at the polls! We are looking for folks who are pro-NC Film to work in 2 hour shifts at the one stop early voting (October 23, 2014 – November 1, 2014) locations and on Election day (November 4, 2014) in New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender County locations. GET MORE DETAILS NOW
Wilmington is not the only one that is feeling the affects of the NC film incentives expiring at the end of the year. Mooresville residents explain in this story. READ NOW
REGISTER TO VOTE: If you have not yet registered to vote, you must do so NO LATER THAN October 10, 2014 by 5pm or you will NOT be able to vote in the General Elections on November 4, 2014.
ABSENTEE VOTING BY MAIL: Absentee voting by mail begins September 5,2014 and runs through October 28, 2014
EARLY VOTING (ONE STOP) PERIOD: October 23, 2014 – November 1, 2014
LIST OF WHO VOTED FOR AND AGAINST FILM: NCGA_FilmmakersVotingGuide_2014
MOST POPULAR THIS WEEK:
- Rep. Tillis and Gov. Chris Christie sneak out back door to escape film supporters?
- CHARLESTON, SC: NCasting scores extras casting for WEtv series.
- THE WILMYWOOD DAILY – 09/25/2014 Banshee, Homeland, Under the Dome, South of Hell, Paper Towns
- Wilmington 4th Grader Helps the Homeless
- THE WILMYWOOD DAILY – 09/29/2014 Sleepy Hollow, The Choice, Tonight’s Debate and more.
- As NC FILM fades to black who NOT to vote for at the polls.
- Banshee’s Director Greg Yaitanes’ wrap speech
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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or message me on Wilmywood’s FB or on Twitter. You can also just post your comments below! Until then, that’s a wrap!!