Norfolk, VA native Nate Parker starred in 'Red Tails', from producer George Lucas.

Norfolk, VA's Nate Parker to go 'Non-Stop' with NC Native Julianne Moore

Fayetteville, North Carolina native Julianne Moore will go Non-Stop with Norfolk, Virginia’s Nate Parker in a new action thriller starring Liam Neeson. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Moore (The Big Lebowski, Hannibal) has signed on...

The Myers House NC owner Kenny Caperton and Michael Myers (OBXentertainment.com Editor in Chief Matt Artz) enjoy the view from atop a life size replica of Michael Myers' house from John Carpenter's 'Halloween'. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Celebrate 'Halloween' at The Myers House NC [photo gallery]

The ultimate Halloween party is happening this weekend in Hillsborough, North Carolina at the world’s only life-size replica of the home of the holiday’s most infamous cinematic icon. Built to almost identical specs of...

Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough hit the beach in the romantic thriller 'Safe Haven', opening on Valentine's Day.

Nicholas Sparks Returns to NC in New 'Safe Haven' Trailer

Filmed in Southport, North Carolina this summer, the first official trailer for the upcoming Nicholas Sparks adaptation Safe Haven was released this week during a live Facebook chat with Sparks and the film’s stars Josh Duhamel...

'Iron Man 3' Trailer and First Photos Revealed!

Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina this summer, the first official full trailer for Marvel’s highly anticipated Iron Man 3 arrived online yesterday, highlighting the much darker, more serious tone of this film as opposed to its...

NC-Filmed 'Trick or Treat' Rocks Halloween

Rock and roll will never die… At least not this Halloween! Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, Trick or Treat opened in theaters on October 24, 1986. and while it may not have the name...

Guy Fieri visited family in the are while filming 'Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives' on the Outer Banks in July 2012.

'Diners, Drive-Ins, & Dives' OBX Episode Airing in November

The first episode of The Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives with footage filmed on the Outer Banks this summer will air in November, and one local restaurant featured is hosting a big screen showing...

NC actress Addy Miller of ''The Walking Dead', photographed by Matt Artz on April 22, 2012 in Virginia Beach, VA.

NC Actress Addy Miller Returns for VA Beach Convention and Zombie Walk [OBXE Interview]

TV’s most famous zombie, North Carolina actress Addy Miller is returning to Virginia Beach this fall to walk with the undead at the Hampton Roads Zombie Walk and meet hundreds of fans at the second...

Danielle Panabaker stars in 'Piranha 3DD'.

NC-Filmed 'Piranha 3DD' Surfaces on DVD

Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina in 2011, Dimension Fims’ bloody sequel Piranha 3DD arrives on Blu-ray and DVD this week, via Anchor Bay Entertainment. You can check out an official trailer for the horror...

'We're the Millers' co-stars Jason Sudeikis and Jennifer Aniston previously worked together in 'Horrible Bosses'.

[Now Filming] Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis Reunite in Wilmington

Warner Bros. Pictures released a statement this week officially announcing that filming of the new action comedy We’re the Millers is currently underway in Wilmington, North Carolina and revealing new plot details about the anticipated release...

Now in theaters, Jaime Pressly and ‘The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure’.

Kinston, NC Native Jaime Pressly Goes on a 'Big Balloon Adventure'

Kinston, North Carolina native Jaime Pressly returns to theaters in the new family film The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure, opening in theaters this week. Jaime Pressly (Not Another Teen Movie, Joe Dirt,...

Chloe Grace Moretz takes aim in ‘Hick’.

NC-Filmed Chloe Grace Moretz Drama 'Hick' Hits DVD

Filmed in North Carolina and Nevada in 2011, Hick starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Blake Lively, and Juliette Lewis hits DVD this month following a brief theatrical run earlier this year. Adapted from the critically...

Southern Culture on the Skids was formed in 1983 in Chapel Hill, NC.

Southern Culture on the Skids Rocks Labor Day Weekend

 North Carolina music legends Southern Culture on the Skids return to the Outer Banks this Labor Day weekend live in concert at Port O’ Call in Kill Devil Hills. Formed in Chapel Hill, NC in...

'The Apparition' stars Luke Pasqualino, Tom Felton, and NC native Julianna Guill.

NC Native Julianna Guill Haunts Theaters in 'The Apparition'

Winston-Salem, North Carolina native Julianna Guill returns to theaters this week in the new thriller The Apparition, from Warner Bros. Pictures. In the photo above, Julianna Guill (Friday the 13th, Crazy Stupid Love) plays “Lydia”, part...

The Campaign

Wilksboro's Zach Galifianakis Challenges Will Ferrell in 'The Campaign'

Wilksboro, NC native Zach Galifianakis (The Hangover, Due Date) returns to theaters this week with Will Ferrell (Elf, Anchorman), as two rival North Carolina poiticians in a heated and hilarious contest for a seat on the U.S. House...

H.A. Creef Jr. at The Pioneer Theatre on March 29, 2012.

Final Reel: Pioneer Theatre Owner H.A. Creef Jr. Dies at 82

We were saddened on Friday (July 6) to learn of the passing of another Outer Banks icon this week, as H.A. Creef Jr. – owner of the 94-year-old Pioneer Theatre in Manteo – died at age 82. While Creef’s name...

North Carolina legend Andy Griffith as Sheriff Andy Taylor on 'The Andy Griffith Show'.

North Carolina Icon Andy Griffith Dies at 86

Born in Mount Airy and a longtime resident of Roanoke Island, actor Andy Griffith is one of the most respected and beloved entertainers to ever come from North Carolina, but in the end he...

Rocky Mount, NC native Mary Elizabeth Winstead stars in 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter'.

NC's Mary Elizabeth Winstead Slays in 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter'

 Rocky Mount, North Carolina native Mary Elizabeth Winstead stars as Mary Todd Lincoln in the new action horror epic Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – opening in theaters this weekend. The R-rated adaptation of author Seth...

Julianne Hough will film ‘Safe Haven’ in Southport, NC.

Southport, NC is 'Safe Haven' for Julianne Hough

Julianne Hough (Burlesque, Footloose, Rock of Ages) will join Josh Duhamel (Transformers, Touristas) in the latest big screen adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks novel, which will be filmed this summer in Southport, NC. The Safe Haven is “an...

'Iron Man 3' is the biggest production ever filmed in NC.

[Now Filming] 'Iron Man 3' Begins Shooting in NC

In addition to releasing the first official photo from the North Carolina set of Iron Man 3, Marvel officially announced the start of principal photography in Wilmington this week, and also added Raleigh/Durham, Florida, and China to the list...

Jennifer Aniston stars in 'We're the Millers'

[Now Filming] Jennifer Aniston's New Comedy Sets Up in NC

Jennifer Aniston’s next film has set up production offices at Wilmington’s EUE/Screen Gems Studios, according to StarNews. We’re the Millers is set to star Aniston (Friends, Horrible Bosses) and Saturday Night Live’s Jason Sudeikis as a pot...

Danielle Panabaker stars in 'Piranha 3DD'.

Feast on Three More NC-Filmed 'Piranha 3DD' Video Clips!

Following last week’s promo videos, three new clips from the upcoming Piranha 3DD – filmed in Wilmington, NC – have surfaced online this week and you can check them all out below! The sequel to...

Brooklyn Decker in Sports Illustrated

A Double Dose of NC's Brooklyn Decker Hits Theaters

Supermodel turned actress Brooklyn Decker was born in Ohio, but like the Wright brothers, she found her destiny in North Carolina. The former Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covergirl was discovered by a talent scout in a...

Zach Galifianakis of Wilksboro, NC

[Now Filming] NC's Zach Galifianakis Shooting 'Here' in Winston-Salem

The new comedy You Are Here starring Wilksboro, NC native Zach Galifianakis started filming earlier this week in Winston-Salem. The film costars Galifianakis (The Hangover, Due Date), former Saturday Night Live cast member Amy Poehler (NBC’s Parks and Recreation), and Owen...

'Piranha 3DD' was filmed in Wilmington, NC.

NC-Filmed 'Piranha' Sequel Videos Surface

Unpredictable actor and former Celebrity Rehab television star Gary Busey is featured in a new video promoting the upcoming feature film Piranha 3DD, which was filmed in Wilmington, NC. The clip featuring Busey (The...

Emily Blunt and Colin Firth on the NC set of 'Arthur Newman, Golf Pro'.

[Now Filming] Trio of Scary Movies Haunting Wilmington

Hollywood producers are rushing east to cash in on North Carolina’s new tax incentives that were designed to bring more film productions to the state. The initiative is working, as the amount of productions...

Robert Downey Jr. is 'Iron Man'.

Iron Man 3 Will be NC's Biggest Blockbuster Ever

Today marks not only the eve of the North American opening of The Avengers – the first guaranteed hit of the 2012 summer movie blockbuster season – but we are also exactly one year away from...

NC actress Addy Miller of ''The Walking Dead', photographed by Matt Artz on April 22, 2012 in Virginia Beach, VA.

Meet NC's Addy Miller – The Walking Dead's First Zombie [OBXE Interview]

Born and raised in North Carolina, Addy Miller just turned 12 in January, but she has already made television history as the very first zombie on screen in the opening scene of the first episode of...

Pioneer Theatre owners H.A. 'Buddy' Creef III and H.A. Creef Jr. posed for this photo just minutes before starting up the old film projector for the last time.

End of an Era: Historic Pioneer Theatre Goes Digital

The digital revolution arrives today at the 94-year-old Pioneer Theatre in Manteo. Owner H.A. Creef Jr. threaded up the final film ever shown on the old projector at the historic theatre on Thursday, March 29, 2012, and only...

Brandon Lee as The Crow

'The Crow' and The Death of Brandon Lee on the N.C. Set

March 31, 2012 marks the 19th anniversary of the tragic death of actor Brandon Lee on the Wilmington, NC set of what would of been the breakthrough film for the charismatic son of martial...

Joshua Jackson, Katie Holmes, James VanDerBeek, and Michelle Williams on the North Carolina set of 'Dawson's Creek'.

Kevin Williamson – Bringing Hollywood to North Carolina

Ever since New Bern native Kevin Williamson brought his hit series Dawson’s Creek to North Carolina to film for six seasons, Hollywood has been following his lead to the Tarheel State. The show premiered on...