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Movie filmed in Wilmington getting TV sequel

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The series will pick up 20 years later, from where the movie left off. The series will pick up 20 years later, from where the movie left off.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

One TV Network is planning a TV show that will be a sequel to a movie filmed in Wilmington in the early 80s.

TNT is working on Firestarter, the network made the announcement Wednesday. The series will pick up 20 years later, from where the movie left off.

There's no word yet on who will play the lead role. The movie was based on a book from Stephen King and starred Drew Barrymore.

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