THE WILMYWOOD DAILY – 10/06/2014 Sleepy Hollow, The Choice, Reel Teal Film Fest and More.

No one is about and about today, but Sleepy Hollow and Secrets & Lies will be later this week.

Another Sleepy night tonight!  Woo Hoo! “The Plan Is In Motion from The Kindred.”

The Choice kicks off one week from today and they are keepin’ it super local!  The start production over at Dockside with a nice size crew, not to mention over 80 background extras.  It’s nice to see people employed as we get closer to the holidays!


As we eagerly wait for Max Steel to come out in 2015, check out our super hero Ben Winchell and his side kick Ana Villafane as they participated at a fundraiser for Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA.

REELTEALReel Teal Film Festival is a solely student-organized film festival presented by members of the Flicker Film Society at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. With emphasis on the award show atmosphere, this festival programs innovative films from film makers, students, and enthusiasts, to promote a community that fosters competition and cinematic diversity. Complete with a teal carpet, photographers, and Q&A with filmmakers, Reel Teal encompasses all your film festival and award show needs. The event will be split up into two screening blocks – Friday, February 13, from 7:00pm-8:30pm and 9:30pm-11:00pm at Lumina Theater, UNCW. GET DETAILS NOW OR SUBMIT

We will have an awards show from 11:00pm to 11:30pm to present the cash prizes and trophies to the winning filmmakers.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:  Volunteer 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


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



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!!

THE WILMYWOOD DAILY – 02/21/2014 – Secrets & Lies, The Red Zone, Under the Dome and More.

Happy Friday! We had more casting news come out yesterday, in case you missed it, let’s recap.

Belle2Wilmington, NC- “Secrets & Lies” is looking for a PHOTO DOUBLE for Belle Shouse.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Friday Feb 21 (EVENING), that’s tonight!

Please note that whoever is selected for the photo double will need to be available to work for multiple days, at least 4, during this this time frame:  February 28-March 18.  There will be no weekend filming. GET THE DETAILS NOW!


Another request came in yesterday as Secrets & Lies is looking for a Stand-in for Juliette Lewis.  

We are in need of someone who can work as stand in for Juliette Lewis for the filming of “Secrets & Lies” in Wilmington, NC. Must be available the entire shooting schedule (February 28- March 19). Looking for someone with dark hair, 5’6″ and in the 120-140 lb range. GET THE DETAILS NOW!


More stars will make their way to Wilmington.  Yesterday we reported that Sherry Stringfield of ER fame has joined our Under the Dome family for Season 2.


And it seems that Under the Dome’s EP Neal Baer is grabbing more cast he loves to work with like he did with season one.

“I’m thrilled after all these years to be working again with Sherry Stringfield,” Baer says. “We had a blast on ER together and I know Sherry will bring the same grace, spirit and intensity to her new, pivotal role on Under the Dome.”

According to, Stringfield will play Pauline, a mysterious woman who may be connected to the origins of the dome.


Wanna win a pair of VIP passes to the Orlando event?  These passes give you the best seats, PLUS a meet and greet with Orlando.  Though each VIP s a $100 value, the experience is priceless! All you gotta do is click join to enter! ENTER TO WIN VIP PASSES NOW!


filmjobsLOOKING FOR THOSE FILM=JOB STICKERS? Sunrise Broadcasting has a few.  Feel free to stop by and grab you one while they last at 25 N. Kerr Ave. (near the intersection of Market and Kerr across from the new Walgreens) Offices are open from 8:30am-5:30pm M-F.  Please one sticker per person please.  They will run out fast!  Thanks!


  • Tonight get ready for the 8th annual The Reel Teal Film Festival, a student-organized film festival Come out to UNCW’s Lumina Theater on February 21st, 2014 at 7pm! There will be a teal carpet, photographers, raffles, great films, and admission is FREE. 7pm-10pm GET MORE DETAILS NOW!
  • Tomorrow (Sat Feb 22, 1-5pm) A Voice Over Work Workshop will be held at Post 1200.  Learn the tips and techniques to master voice acting from taking direction to getting called back. Students will be in the booth recording during this workshop. A rare opportunity not to be missed! GET DETAILS NOW
  • Ernie Ward will be starting his campaign to seek election for NC Senate, District 8 (Pender, Brunswick, Bladen) this Saturday, February 22 at 3:30 pm at the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach.  This is your chance to ask questions in person about all things but especially the NC Film Incentives.  I did catch up with him last week.  READ STORY NOW
  • Vanessa Neimeyer of NCasting will hold an open casting call for UNDER THE DOME SEASON 2 this Sunday, February 23rd from 5:30pm-9:30pm (updated time).  You don’t have to attend to be considered, but it will be a fun little get together. GET DETAILS NOW


That just about does it for me; I will have more Wilmywood updates for you Monday 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.  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!!