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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jargon, a new restaurant coming to West Asheville, gets going

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jargon, a new restaurant coming to West Asheville, gets going

Also, the city of Asheville is seeking design plans for a new fire station on Broadway, and much more.

by October 4, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
The Grail Moviehouse in Asheville to screen ‘Masterminds’ starting Sept. 30

The Grail Moviehouse in Asheville to screen ‘Masterminds’ starting Sept. 30

“Masterminds” was filmed in Asheville and around Western North Carolina in the summer of 2014.

by September 23, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bandidos restaurant in West Asheville gets facelift

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bandidos restaurant in West Asheville gets facelift

Also, a play based on Asheville’s Waking Life coffee shop scandal will hit the stage soon, and more.

by July 29, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Release date moved for movie about Asheville native Thomas Wolfe and his editor

Release date moved for movie about Asheville native Thomas Wolfe and his editor

Earlier this year, Oscar buzz was building for actor Jude Law, who plays Wolfe the writer.

by December 9, 2015 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
‘Masterminds’ movie shot in Asheville may hit big screen following bankruptcy hearing

‘Masterminds’ movie shot in Asheville may hit big screen following bankruptcy hearing

The movie was originally set for an August release, then an October release.

by October 20, 2015 0 comments Asheville film
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant rumored to expand in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant rumored to expand in downtown Asheville

Also, a new haunted hearse tour, plans for a new Ingles grocery store on Brevard Road, a facelift for Krispy Kreme on Patton Avenue and much more.

by August 19, 2015 12 comments Asheville News
‘Masterminds’ film shot around Asheville last summer pushed back to October release

‘Masterminds’ film shot around Asheville last summer pushed back to October release

The film studio that made “Masterminds” is facing financial turbulance, reports Deadline.com.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Frostbite Ice Cream coming to Patton Avenue in West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Frostbite Ice Cream coming to Patton Avenue in West Asheville

Also, there’s a new “Masterminds” movie trailer out and an end to the heat wave.

by June 25, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
VIDEO Trailer for ‘Masterminds,’ movie shot in Asheville last year

VIDEO Trailer for ‘Masterminds,’ movie shot in Asheville last year

The heist comedy based on a true story is due out later this year and stars Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Wiig, Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis.

by March 31, 2015 8 comments Asheville film
Bryan Cranston/ photo courtesy of Marc Pierre Photography

Ashvegas Year in Review 2014: The year in Asheville celebrity sighting

Kristen Wiig, Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Jude Law and Bryan Cranston were just a few of the personalities who dropped in on Asheville this past year.

by December 26, 2014 0 comments Celebrities in Asheville
Loomis Fargo truck

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Galifianakis movie renamed, Bruisin’ Ales online store, more

Also, a well-known WWNC radio personality dies, more Black Friday shopping stuff, etc.

by November 26, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Work ends on Loomis Fargo movie production in Asheville

Word on the street: Work ends on Loomis Fargo movie production in Asheville

A big Hollywood production brought movie stars, money and a bright spotlight to Asheville and Western North Carolina this summer.

by August 19, 2014 2 comments Asheville film, Asheville News
PHOTOS Day 2 of filming movie starring Kristen Wiig, Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson in downtown Asheville

PHOTOS Day 2 of filming movie starring Kristen Wiig, Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson in downtown Asheville

More photos of the movie shoot action in downtown Asheville on Tuesday.

PHOTOS Day 1 of filming Loomis Fargo movie in downtown Asheville

PHOTOS Day 1 of filming Loomis Fargo movie in downtown Asheville

The big Hollywood movie shoot in downtown created quite a buzz in downtown Asheville on Tuesday.

by July 30, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Loomis Fargo truck

Movie filming hot spots in downtown Asheville Tuesday and Wednesday: BB&T, courthouse, diner, former bank

Getting around downtown Asheville will be tricky Tuesday and Wednesday as a big Hollywood movie films in the streets.

by July 28, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Movie starring Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Kristen Wiig to film in downtown Asheville

Movie starring Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, Kristen Wiig to film in downtown Asheville

Movie crews plan to film actors on downtown streets July 29 and 30, according to permits issued by the city of Asheville.

by July 20, 2014 0 comments Asheville film
Word on the street: Movie production will film on streets of downtown Asheville

Word on the street: Movie production will film on streets of downtown Asheville

The Loomis Fargo movie aka “unnamed armored car” project has been filming in small towns around Asheville.

by July 17, 2014 4 comments Asheville film
Small Western North Carolina towns in spotlight during first week of filming on Galifianakis movie

Small Western North Carolina towns in spotlight during first week of filming on Galifianakis movie

In the first week of on-location filming, the Loomis Fargo flick, aka “unnamed armored car movie,” shot in Swannanoa and Franklin and is set to be in Old Fort on Friday.

Filming on Zach Galifianakis bank heist comedy begins in Swannanoa

Filming on Zach Galifianakis bank heist comedy begins in Swannanoa

After a week of shopping and eating around downtown Asheville, the stars get down to work.

by July 7, 2014 20 comments Asheville News
Update: Asheville celebrity spotting: Owen Wilson in downtown Asheville, at LAB at Imperial Life

Update: Asheville celebrity spotting: Owen Wilson in downtown Asheville, at LAB at Imperial Life

Owen is in town for the filming of the comedy “Loomis Fargo.”

Asheville as Studio City: Moviemakers scout locations across city as Galifiankis movie cranks up

Asheville as Studio City: Moviemakers scout locations across city as Galifiankis movie cranks up

Asheville is set to transform into Studio City this summer with the filming of a movie starring Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson and Kristen Wiig. Filmmakers have a base of operations in the BB&T building and are scouting a variety of locations, both city-owned and private.

by June 26, 2014 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News
Jude Law at Bouchon restaurant in Asheville/ photo courtesy of Gus Frisbee

Is Asheville the new celebrity hot spot?

Here’s your guide to celebrity spotting in Asheville, from Jude Law and Zach Galifianakis to President Obama.

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Ashvegas movie review: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Ben Stiller shoots for greatness and occasionally succeeds in this family-friendly flick.

by January 1, 2014 0 comments Asheville film, Reviews
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Ashvegas movie review: Anchorman 2

Kristen Wiig makes one hilarious face and some big name stars show up for the final fight with a ton of dead air in between.

by December 20, 2013 0 comments Asheville film, Reviews