Little Hollywood: Military Access, Incentives Drive N.C. Film Industry

Military access, incentives drive N.C. film industry By Yaël Ossowski | Gaston Gazette The cities of Belmont and Gastonia can boast of their role in an award-winning television series. Broadcast on the cable network Showtime, the series “Homeland” won two awards at this year’s Golden Globe Awards, one for best actress and another for best drama series. The local connection stems from the many scenes shot around North Carolina, more specifically on Main Street in Belmont and in downtown Gastonia last June. “Homeland” presents a mix of Hollywood entertainment and national security drama, focusing on a wayward CIA agent’s creeping […]