Gov. Cooper’s Proposed Budget Includes Return of NC Film Incentives

Gov. Cooper’s Proposed Budget Includes Return of NC Film Incentives

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year includes a return to the state’s film incentive program, anticipated to begin in January 2018! Star News reports that the governor’s proposed budget would return the state’s funding for film projects to an incentive-based format, as was the previously successful program that brought huge productions (Iron Man 3, The Hunger Games, Sleepy Hollow) to the state, until 2015 when the General Assembly cut the program’s budget to $10 million and converted it to a grant-based program. While the grant program’s…

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‘Buffy’ Star Michelle Trachtenberg Coming To ‘Sleepy Hollow’

‘Buffy’ Star Michelle Trachtenberg Coming To ‘Sleepy Hollow’

It seems Ichabod Crane has had quite a history with the ladies, and the latest former flame to stop by Fox’s hit action drama Sleepy Hollow, filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, is former Buffy the Vampire Slayer star Michelle Trachtenberg. Trachtenberg will guest star in an upcoming episode as Abigail Adams, wife the second U.S. president, John Adams, and mother of the sixth, John Quincey Adams.  Share:

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New ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Season 2 TV Spots, Poster Premiere

New ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Season 2 TV Spots, Poster Premiere

Fox’s hit action drama Sleepy Hollow is currently filming Season 2 in Wilmington, North Carolina, and two new 30-second promo spots have arrived online this week, along with the official poster that was debuted last week. You can watch the brand new TV spots, as well as the full trailer, below, and then scroll down to view the official poster and give us your thoughts in the comments! Share:

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NC Film Office Mid-Year Report: $268 Million, 19,000 Jobs In 2014

NC Film Office Mid-Year Report: $268 Million, 19,000 Jobs In 2014

The North Carolina Film Office released a mid-year financial report today, which estimates another banner year for the state’s film industry, with in-state spending by productions at over $268 million. plus the creation of more than 19,000 job opportunities, with filming taking place in 35 different counties Six months into 2014, the North Carolina Film Office reports an estimated production tally of $268 million in direct in-state spending and nearly 19,000 job opportunities for North Carolinians. Share:

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NC Film Office Mid-Year Report: $268 Million, 19,000 Jobs In 2014

NC Film Office Mid-Year Report: $268 Million, 19,000 Jobs In 2014

The North Carolina Film Office released a mid-year financial report today, which estimates another banner year for the state’s film industry, with in-state spending by productions at over $268 million. plus the creation of more than 19,000 job opportunities, with filming taking place in 35 different counties Six months into 2014, the North Carolina Film Office reports an estimated production tally of $268 million in direct in-state spending and nearly 19,000 job opportunities for North Carolinians. Share:

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‘Turn’ Star Heather Lind Coming to ‘Sleepy Hollow’

‘Turn’ Star Heather Lind Coming to ‘Sleepy Hollow’

Fox’s hit action drama Sleepy Hollow is currently filming Season 2 in Wilmington, North Carolina, and it was revealed this week that Heather Lind (currently starring in the AMC series Turn, filmed in Richmond, Virginia) will appear in the upcoming season as Crane’s unhinged ex. Lind will play Mary Wells, an old flame of Ichabod’s from England, who is at first sweet and pleasant but soon enough shows her darker side, according to TV Line. Share:

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