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Wilmywood will welcome Michael Cera and John Hawkes for a pilot filming in North Carolina this spring.

Wilmywood will welcome Michael Cera and John Hawkes for a pilot filming in North Carolina this spring.

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

  FX announces plans to bring this talented pair to North Carolina very soon.  Michael Cera (“Arrested Development”) and John Hawkes (“Eastbound & Down”)  have been signed to star in the FX comedy pilot “How and Why” from Academy Award-winning screenwriter Charlie Kaufman. Produced by FX Productions, “How And Why” tells the story of a man who […]

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Sleepy Hollow Returns Monday to Fox 9pm ET.

Sleepy Hollow Returns Monday to Fox 9pm ET.

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

            The wildly popular Wilmywood-made show Sleepy Hollow, starring Tom Mison and Orlando Jones, promises to grip viewers with even more terrific moments of demonic possession and good versus evil struggles of Ichabod Crane and ensemble. After a month hiatus, the show will return Monday with an episode that Jones says […]

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America’s Top Model Casting in Wilmington & Jacksonville!

America’s Top Model Casting in Wilmington & Jacksonville!

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yep! America’s Next Top Model is going to be casting right here in Wilmington and Jacksonville, NC Friday, Dec 13 in Jacksonville & Sunday, Dec 15 in Wilmington. For Forms and details visit this page and click on your location: http://wwaytv3.wix.com/antm OPEN CALL! AGES 18 TO 27 JACKSONVILLE, NC Friday, December 13 -10am – 4pm Sander’s […]

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Times Like Dying

Times Like Dying

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

I recently took part in a table read at City Stage in Wilmington, NC at the behest of actor friend, Tony Reynolds. Tony, along with some of his friends and associates is putting his heart into this 20-minute narrative short film which is set in the Post-Civil War South. This ambitious short showcases some powerful storytelling as it […]

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A locally made film with a meaningful message. A review-review.

A locally made film with a meaningful message. A review-review.

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The Ultimate life” opened this past weekend. The Michael Landon Jr. directed film was made in North Carolina and employed a lot of local cast and crew and for many was a welcome change of pace from what Hollywood has been serving to the masses lately. Ahh… but there are those who are just not […]

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Disney Channel Open Casting Calls Wilmington, NC 2013

Disney Channel Open Casting Calls Wilmington, NC 2013

| September 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

Representatives for Disney Channel and Disney XD are conducting and open casting call in Wilmington, NC they are seeking talented, young actors, actresses, singers and dancers between the ages of 10 and 17 to be considered for roles in upcoming Disney Channel and Disney XD Original Movies and Televisions Series for 2013 and beyond. Registration […]

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How do I become an actor or extra?

How do I become an actor or extra?

| August 19, 2013 | 5 Comments

“How can I become an actor?” This is a question I hear all the time. It surely is a question that has been asked countless millions of times since the inception of film-making. I will spend some time attempting to shed light on this subject and point you in the right direction. For extras, it […]

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A man of many talents… a talk with ARA’s Rusty Wiggs.

A man of many talents… a talk with ARA’s Rusty Wiggs.

| July 13, 2013 | 4 Comments

I arrived in Wilmington in the late 90′s from Los Angeles. I now lament that at that time, I did not meet Rusty Wiggs of Artist Resource Agency. As fate would have it, I would not meet him for many years. More twists of fate would follow.  As it turned out, at that moment in […]

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Bolden! Hyatt Hotel heir will re-shoot much of the movie now in production over 5 years.

Bolden! Hyatt Hotel heir will re-shoot much of the movie now in production over 5 years.

| July 7, 2013 | 4 Comments

Undoubtedly hundreds of North Carolinians worked on the film Bolden half a decade ago.  Musician-Jazz aficionado- Hyatt Hotels heir Dan Pritzker, began shooting the Jazz feature film “Bolden” in 2008. IMDB still simply lists the film as “not yet released”. The movie told the the story (from what is known) of obscure jazz performer Buddy […]

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Becker’s Farm

Becker’s Farm

| June 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Becker’s Farm, which may begin filming in North Carolina in late July, follows the story of Helmut Sommerfield who is a German prisoner of war during WWII transferred to a POW camp in Nebraska. A hopeless Helmut, dreams of an ordinary life of freedom, love and work in his trade.  Thought to have been killed, […]

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