As Banshee nears the end of its second season, the cast and crew are getting ready to return to Charlotte, North Carolina to begin production of Season 3 in April, and Samantha Worthen, who plays Amish mom Miriam Bowman on the hit Cinemax series, is hoping she gets the call to come back to a city she has fallen in love with.
We caught up with Samantha last week via telephone from her home in Atlanta to talk about Banshee, becoming Amish, and working in North Carolina.
Read on for our full interview with Samantha Worthen!
Filmed in Winston-Salem, North Carolina,Goodbye To All That, directed and written by Winston-Salem’s own Angus MacLachlan (writer of Junebug, also filmed in North Carolina), will have it’s world premiere screening the Tribeca Film Festival in April.
According to the official synopsis: Otto Wall is just a little unlucky in life, and unbeknownst to him, in love. When his wife suddenly asks for a divorce, he bounces between a search for answers, desperate attempts to stay connected to his daughter, and his fateful reentry into the dating pool.
Filmed throughout North Carolina, the new found footage thriller Alien Abduction, about the true story of the “Brown Mountain lights” in North Carolina, will be released in April, and the official trailer is now online.
Shot in Avery, Swain, Watauga, and Graham counties in 2011, you can scroll down to check out the official poster and view the trailer in the player below!
North Carolina productions will have a good presence at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards next month, with We’re the Millers nominated for six awards, along with The Conjuring and Iron Man 3, which also received nominations, all three of which were filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina.
We’re the Millers is nominated for Best Female Performance (Jennifer Aniston), Breakthrough Performance (Will Poulter), Best Kiss (Emma Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, and Will Poulter), Best Comedic Performance (Jason Sudeikis), Best Shirtless Performance (Jennifer Aniston), and Best Musical Moment (Will Poulter singing “Waterfalls”).
Filmed in and around Hendersonville, North Carolina, Honeymoon, from writer / director Leigh Janiak, is gearing up for its world premiere as part of the Midnighters and Short Film program at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival happening in Austin, Texas this month, and we now have the first official teaser trailer to share with you.
Starring Rose Leslie of HBO’s Game of Thrones and Harry Treadway of Showtime’s upcoming Penny Dreadful, you can scroll down to watch the teaser in the player below!
A new $10 million drama about the true story of five young African American scholarship students fighting racism at a private Christian school in the Deep South will shoot in North Carolina later this fall, according to The Wilmywood Daily.
Sheila Brothers reports that Iconic Media will begin filming The Five in North Carolina sometime this fall.
We are all about supporting independent North Carolina filmmakers following their passion, which is why we had to share news of this month’s premiere screening of the homemade family-filmed feature Until the Bloody Reign is Over, filmed in Monroe, North Carolina.
You can watch the official trailer for this ambitiously creative neighborhood project in the player below, and then scroll down to read the full press release!
Filming in Wilmington, North Carolina in April, Red Zone will see the return of Dexter‘s Aimee Garcia (Robocop) to television, alongside Shanley Caswell of The Conjuring, also filmed in Wilmington.
Garcia will play Vera Bradley, “a whip-smart, driven, and impatient case officer with the CIA’s Counter-Terrorism department”, while Caswell will play CIA Operative Holden Weller’s daughter, “a cute but slightly awkward teenager with a lively interest in world affairs”, according to Deadline.
Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, production on Season 2 of the hit CBS drama Under the Dome started today, and your first official look comes in the form of hilarious new video just released, featuring Stephen King, who wrote the first episode of the new season, finding a unique way to send a tweet from the set.
You can watch the video in the player below!
Filmed in and around Hendersonville, North Carolina, Honeymoon, from writer / director Leigh Janiak, is gearing up for its world premiere as part of the Midnighters and Short Film program at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival happening in Austin, Texas this March 7-15, and the first official poster for the horror film was revealed today.
Starring Rose Leslie of HBO’s Game of Thrones and Harry Treadway of Showtime’s upcoming Penny Dreadful, you can view the official teaser poster below!