Preview ‘Shots Fired’ Episode 2: “Betrayal of Trust”

Preview ‘Shots Fired’ Episode 2: “Betrayal of Trust”

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, Fox’s new hot button drama Shots Fired continues with Episode 2, entitled “Betrayal of Trust”, and we have a new preview to get you ready for the action. In the episode, “When a controversial video of Deputy Beck leaks, Ashe and Preston face a new challenge to find the source and expose whether or not it was a set-up.” The 10-hour event series takes an explosive look at the criminal justice system, following the murder of a young man in a fictional North…

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‘Shots Fired’ Premieres This Week!

‘Shots Fired’ Premieres This Week!

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, Fox’s new hot button drama Shots Fired premieres tomorrow (Wednesday, March 22), and we have two new previews to get you ready for the action. The 10-hour event series takes an explosive look at the criminal justice system, following the murder of a young man in a fictional North Carolina town. Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small southern town, Shots Fired is a dramatic new event series that is a “why done it?” and a “who done it?”…

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Countdown to ‘Shots Fired’ Premiere with New Preview

Countdown to ‘Shots Fired’ Premiere with New Preview

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, we are just one week away from the premiere of Fox’s upcoming drama Shots Fired, and another new preview has been released online. The 10-hour event series takes an explosive look at the criminal justice system, following the murder of a young man in a fictional North Carolina town. Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small southern town, Shots Fired is a dramatic new event series that is a “why done it?” and a “who done it?” When…

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‘Shots Fired’ New Preview Released

‘Shots Fired’ New Preview Released

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, the new Fox has released a new preview of the upcoming drama Shots Fired, which premieres on the network this month. The 10-hour event series takes an explosive look at the criminal justice system, following the murder of a young man in a fictional North Carolina town. Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small southern town, Shots Fired is a dramatic new event series that is a “why done it?” and a “who done it?” When an African-American…

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North Carolina Announces Three 2017 Film Grants

North Carolina Announces Three 2017 Film Grants

As we previously reported, three 2017 productions have been awarded film and entertainment grants from the state, including Season 2 of the TNT series Good Behavior, the feature film American Animals, and a national car company commercial. North Carolina Commerce Secretary Anthony M. Copeland and the Economic Development Partnership of NC announced three new productions are receiving North Carolina Film and Entertainment Grants. “Our state’s film professionals have an opportunity for work once again,” said Secretary Copeland. “I look forward to catching a glimpse of their talent as well as…

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‘Masterminds’ Comes Home on Blu-ray

‘Masterminds’ Comes Home on Blu-ray

The much-delayed, renamed, and rescheduled comedy filmed in and based on a true story that actually happened in Charlotte, North Carolina, Masterminds arrives on Blu-ray and DVD this week, starring Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Ken Marino, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones. Formerly titled Loomis Fargo the film tells the story of a real life robbery that took place in Charlotte, North Carolina  in 1997, when David Scott Ghantt, the driver of a Loomis Fargo & Company armored car grabbed $17 million, stuck it in a company van, and drove…

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Early Review Calls ‘Shots Fired’ an “Excellent New Series”

Early Review Calls ‘Shots Fired’ an “Excellent New Series”

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, the new Fox drama Shots Fired, just had its world premiere screening of the first six episodes at the ongoing Sundance Film Festival, and an early review calls the series, featuring a fictional North Carolina town in turmoil after a racially-charged shooting, “worthy and excellent”. Variety writes that show is “a worthy and excellent new series that works as both a television drama and an interlocking array of engagements with some of the most thorny issues of our time. Shots Fired resists easy…

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‘Shots Fired’ in New Official Trailer

‘Shots Fired’ in New Official Trailer

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, Fox has released a new official trailer for the upcoming series Shots Fired, a drama featuring a fictional North Carolina town in turmoil after a racially-charged shooting. Read on for an full synopsis of the show, and then scroll down to watch the brand new official trailer and tell us what you think in the comments! Will you be watching?  Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small Southern town, SHOTS FIRED is a dramatic new event series that…

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‘Shots Fired’ Premiere Date Announced

‘Shots Fired’ Premiere Date Announced

Filmed in Gastonia, North Carolina and the Charlotte region, Fox has announced the premiere date for the new series Shots Fired, a drama featuring a fictional North Carolina town in turmoil after a racially-charged shooting. Shots Fired will premiere on Fox on Wednesday, March 22 at 8pm. Read on for an full synopsis of the show, and then scroll down to watch the brand new official trailer and tell us what you think in the comments! Will you be watching?  Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small Southern…

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‘American Animals’ To Be Filmed In Charlotte, North Carolina!

‘American Animals’ To Be Filmed In Charlotte, North Carolina!

The first new movie production to be filmed in North Carolina in 2017 is now confirmed, as the independent drama American Animals will be shot in Charlotte and surrounding towns beginning in February! American Horror Story breakout star Evan Peters, who also played Quicksilver in this summer’s X-Men: Apocalypse and 2014’s X-Men: Days of Future Past, was announced last month as the lead in the film. A heist thriller from writer-director Bart Layton (The Imposter), American Animals will tell the unbelievable but mostly true story of four young men who mistook their lives…

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