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‘Washington Grown’ holds recipe contest

The locally produced public TV show is looking for entries for a cooking contest featuring family recipes spotlighting Washington-grown ingredients.


UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 4:35 p.m.

Burt Reynolds’ prolific acting career brought him to Spokane in 2005 for ‘End Game’

As news of Burt Reynolds’ death circulated on Thursday, Hollywood turned to social media to express their sadness and share fond memories. Actor James Woods (“Salvador,” “Once Upon a Time …


Motion Picture Competitiveness Program a smash hit

State tax breaks yield a 10 to one return, thousands of jobs.


Macklemore, Ryan Lewis filming new music video in Spokane

Hip hop stars Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are in Spokane this week filming a new music video.


‘Washington Grown’ TV series focuses on state’s produce

Make mashed potatoes with Graham Kerr, and he’ll be sure to do so with tact – taste, aroma, color and texture, that is. In the old days, when his cooking …


Zombie politics shaping state Senate race

There’s more than civic pride riding on Friday night’s premiere of “Z Nation,” the zombie-apocalypse TV show filmed and produced in Spokane. It’s also become the symbolic centerpiece of Democratic …


Senate challenger Rich Cowan making most of ‘Z Nation’ debut

There’s more than civic pride riding on Friday night’s premiere of “Z Nation,” the zombie-apocalypse TV show filmed and produced in Spokane. It’s also become the symbolic centerpiece of Democratic …


Zombie TV series ‘Z Nation’ will provide Spokane with good jobs

The zombies are coming. And they’re bringing work for nearly 200 actors, 1,300 extras and more than 100 crew members. The new SyFy Network television series “Z Nation” will begin …


‘Knights of Badassdom’ premieres to joy and relief of those involved

’Twas three and a half years ago that a medieval battle raged in the forests of Riverside State Park. Tuesday, after major initial buzz and just-as-big production squabbles, that battle …


Tiny Fairfield lands cameo role in feature movie

A movie crew livened up the usually quiet town of Fairfield this week. The North by Northwest crew was using parts of City Hall and Main Street to shoot scenes …


‘Badass’ Spokane movie may see screen

A much-hyped made-in-Spokane movie may actually make it to the big screen yet. Distribution rights to “Knights of Badassdom,” filmed mostly at Riverside State Park in 2010, were bought last …


‘Knights of Badassdom’ has big-picture problems

In July 2010, more than 100 warriors formed armies in the woods surrounding Spokane. They didn’t invade the city and likely couldn’t have gotten far with their foam swords.


‘Admissions’ set to film in Inland Northwest

Moviemaking will return to the Inland Northwest on July 16 when North by Northwest begins filming “Admissions” in several locations, including Gonzaga University and Washington State University’s Pullman and Spokane …


Cowan throws hat in ring for Congress

A local film director says he’s ready for a career change. Rich Cowan, president and CEO of North by Northwest, a Spokane-based film production company, said Friday that he’s decided …


Spotlight: Locally filmed ‘Norman’ scoring big with critics

The soon-to-be- released “Norman” is a Spokane rarity – a locally filmed movie getting outstanding reviews and major film festival awards. “Norman” is a coming-of-age story about a high school …


Movie credits get rolled

The “Twilight” movies about vampires and werewolves are set in Forks, Wash., but are mostly filmed in Oregon. “The Killing,” a cable television murder mystery series, was set in Seattle …


Spotlight: Familiar faces hit the lanes in ‘Thunderballs’

North by Northwest has just finished filming the Spike TV pilot “Thunderballs” in Spokane, and yes, it features a few faces you might recognize: • George Wendt (Norm of “Cheers”) …


Spotlight: ‘River Sorrow’ set to hit Cannes

Spokane will be represented at the Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera on Monday. That’s the day that “The River Sorrow,” filmed in Spokane by North by Northwest, will …


Spotlight: ‘Thunderballs’ rolling with casting call

The Spike TV sitcom pilot “Thunderballs” will start filming in Spokane this week. Dude, the casting call speaks volumes about this show. For one thing, they are seeking someone to …


Spotlight: ‘Thunderballs’ right up alley for North by Northwest

North by Northwest has just signed a contract to film a sitcom pilot in Spokane titled “Thunderballs” for the cable TV channel Spike. It’s about three 30-something guys on a …


Book store doubles as music store for movie

For years it was difficult to miss the Hillyard Laundry Building, home of the Pilot Book Store. Painted canary yellow with cobalt blue trim, it stood out like a peacock …


Book store doubles as music store for movie

For years it was difficult to miss the Hillyard Laundry Building, home of the Pilot Book Store. Painted canary yellow with cobalt blue trim, it stood out like a peacock …


Spotlight: Interplayers nabs Mamet’s ‘Race’

Spokane’s Interplayers Professional Theatre has scored a significant coup: It will stage the first production anywhere of David Mamet’s “Race” since it closed on Broadway in August. This controversial play, …


Report: Keep incentive for movie, TV shoots

A report that recommends Washington renew a four-year-old program that supports movie, television and commercial production was forwarded to lawmakers today by the Joint Legislative Audit & Review Committee.


Spokane stars as 1948 Manhattan in city’s next role

The next movie to be filmed in Spokane will be “Camilla Dickinson,” based on the coming-of-age novel “Camilla” by Madeleine L’Engle. It’s set in Manhattan in 1948, and yes, the …


Spotlight: North by Northwest starts filming ‘River Sorrow’

North by Northwest is shooting a new film in Spokane: the long-awaited “The River Sorrow,” starring Ray Liotta, Christian Slater and Ving Rhames. We say “long-awaited” because North by Northwest …


North by Northwest set to tackle Carpenter thriller

North by Northwest’s next movie project will be a thriller titled “The Ward,” directed by John Carpenter, the veteran director famous for “Halloween” and “Escape From New York.” It’s scheduled …