With the new grant program in place with a $10 million cap, the only productions North Carolina is attracting right now are reality shows. Digging through Production Weekly and other sources, there is nothing else on the radar for NC at the moment. I will keep you posted. I am grateful there are some job openings. So, thanks to these production companies for coming.
National Geographic Channel’s Wicked Tuna North vs. South is back in North Carolina. They will be shooting in the Outer Banks from January through April.
The good news is yesterday as expected, The New Hanover County Commission passed a resolution in support of the film industry during their first meeting of the new year. We have 8 days until the Long Session begins in the General Assembly.
Sleepy Hollow is back downtown. Some fun prop gun fire is expected to sound off today.
Bolden will be back in action tomorrow.
ICYMI: The Charlotte shot feature film Tusk, is out on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) It was written and directed by Kevin Smith (Clerks) and stars Michael Parks, Justin Long , Haley Joel Osment (AThe Sixth Sense), and Genesis Rodriguez. Variety says Tusk is “Kevin Smith’s very best work.” Sweet!