Author: Matt Artz

Paparazzi OBX owners Julie Beatty, Michael Beatty Sr., and Mike Beatty Jr. with 'OBXE TV' host Sue Artz, photographed on August 1, 2018 by Matt Artz for OBX Entertainment.

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 77 – Paparazzi OBX Owners the Beatty Family [Video]

Season 5 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 77, featuring an exclusive interview with the tight-knit family that owns the most state-of-the-art new venue on the Outer Banks, Paparazzi...

'Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks' Season 4 now casting!

‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 5 Ep. 9 Previews

The locally filmed National Geographic Channel (NatGeo) reality competition series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks is currently airing its fifth season, and we have two previews of this Sunday’s new episode. In Episode 9, entitled “Northern...

'The Happytime Murders' is an adult comedy featuring Muppet-style puppets.

Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 24, 2018: ‘Happytime’ is Here

Melissa McCarthy investigates puppet Murders in theaters this week, while a boy finds a new best friend in an android dog. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 24, 2018! Melissa McCarthy...

Secret Island Restaurant owners Dru and Natalia Thompson with 'OBXE TV' host Sue Artz, photographed on July 31, 2018 by Matt Artz for OBX Entertainment.

‘OBXE TV’ Ep. 76 – Secret Island Owners Dru & Natalia Thompson [Video]

Season 5 of our original Outer Banks entertainment news series OBXE TV continues with Episode 76, featuring an exclusive interview with the husband-wife team that owns the newest hot spot on the Outer Banks nightlife scene,...

‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 5 Ep. 8 Previews

The locally filmed National Geographic Channel (NatGeo) reality competition series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks is currently airing its fifth season, and we have two previews of this Sunday’s new episode. Episode 8 is entitled “Man...

Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 17, 2018: ‘Crazy Rich’ Comedy

A Crazy Rich family comes together in theaters this week, while a boy and his dog brave the Ice Age and a secret government agency goes the extra Mile. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie...

Kill Devil Hills Police Department Releases Lip Sync Challenge Video

As police departments across the country continue to have fun with the popular Lip Sync Challenge, the Outer Banks’ own Kill Devil Hills Police Department has just released their own video. Portions of the...

Wright Brothers National Memorial Visitor Center Reopening in September

The National Park Service is excited to announce that the Wright Brothers National Memorial visitor center will reopen on Saturday, September 29. Details for a grand reopening event will be announced later this month. Since...

‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 5 Ep. 7 Preview

The locally filmed National Geographic Channel (NatGeo) reality competition series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks is currently airing its fifth season, and we have a preview of this Sunday’s new episode. Episode 7 is entitled “No...

'The Meg' hits the beach.

Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 10, 2018: ‘The Meg’ Surfaces

A giant prehistoric mega-shark surfaces in theaters this week, while an all-star cast goes to the Dogs. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 10, 2018! The horror thriller The...

OBX Entertainment Announces ‘OBXE TV’ Season 5

OBX Entertainment has announced that the original series OBXE TV will return for a fifth season of all-new weekly episodes, starting on Monday, August 13. Season 5 of the Outer Banks’ first online series will feature...

Secret Island Hosting Petey Pablo in Concert

Grammy nominated national recording hip-hop artist and North Carolina native Petey Pablo is coming to the Outer Banks this month, live in concert at the area’s newest hot spot for nightlife, Secret Island Restaurant...

‘Bathtub Pirates’ Kids Puppet Show Playing at Festival Park

The Bathtub Pirates are coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. The show follows the antics of Blackbeard and his crew as they commandeer a...

'Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks' Season 4 now casting!

‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 5 Ep. 6 Preview

The locally filmed National Geographic Channel (NatGeo) reality competition series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks is currently airing its fifth season, and we have a preview of this Sunday’s new episode, which airs at a special...

Kate McKinnon and Mila Kunis take aim in 'The Spy Who Dumped Me'.

Weekend Movie Update – Aug. 3, 2018: ‘Spy’ Games

Mila Kunis gets Dumped in theaters this week, while Christopher Robin grows up and a group of super powered teens explores the Darkest Minds. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 3,...

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Kids Show Playing at Festival Park

Beauty and the Beast is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park this week as part of their ongoing summer series of children’s shows. Bright Star Theatre will be performing this heart-warming tale that shows that beauty is...

Lisa Pfuhl, Stuart Parks II, Daniel Ziegler and Tyler Hudson film a scene from ‘Let’s Go’ in Manteo for the Hampton Roads 48 Hour Film Project.

Local Filmmakers Prepare for Hampton Roads 48 Hour Film Project

A year after taking home Best Cinematography and second place for Best Film in the Hampton Roads 48 Hour Film Project, the award-winning Outer Banks team behind “Let’s Go” is hoping to bring home...

Hannah John-Kamen is Ghost in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'.

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ is Twice the Fun [Review]

If you’re wondering what Ant-Man was up to during the events of the epic Avengers: Infinity War, the answer is in the new sequel Ant-Man and the Wasp, which doubles down on the lighthearted...

‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 5 Ep. 5 Preview

The locally filmed National Geographic Channel (NatGeo) reality competition series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks is currently airing its fifth season, and we have a preview of this Sunday’s new episode. In Episode 5, entitled “Man...

Tom Cruise stars in 'Mission Impossible: Fallout'.

Weekend Movie Update – July 27, 2018: ‘Impossible’ Sequel

Another Impossible mission is in theaters this week, while DC’s animated Teen Titans go to the big screen. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of July 27, 2018! Tom Cruise is...