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  Money behind the magic: How Memphis became the backdrop for ‘Bluff City Law’

The Bluff City had to flex its own grit and grind to make sure the series filmed here. And if it’s picked up for a second season, you can expect another round of fighting to fund it.

  EDGE Board approves incentive for ‘Bluff City Law’

Upcoming Netflix animated series to feature Elvis as secret agent

  WWE’s R-Truth, Carmella discuss favorite Memphis spots, 24/7 Championship

  Major filming projects kick off in Memphis

  ‘Bluff City Law’ looking for extras here in Memphis

  Governor Lee excited for ‘Bluff City Law’

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Crew members needed to work on ‘Bluff City Law’

  NBC’s ’Bluff City Law’ to impact local businesses

  Mid-South ’The Voice’ alum to host performing arts camp

  NBC’s ‘Bluff City Law’ to film in Memphis

  Bluff City Law could begin filming in Memphis soon, reports say

  City council adds to push for filming incentives for Bluff City Law

  Memphis father-daughter legal team serves as analysts and inspiration for NBC’s Bluff City Law

A Memphis father-daughter law team brought on by producers as legal advisors said it would be tremendous for Bluff City Law to be produced locally.

  Stars of NBC’s Bluff City Law open up about filming in Memphis

For the first time, we are hearing from the stars of NBC’s Bluff City Law about filming the series pilot on the streets of Memphis.

  Memphian competes on ‘Wheel of Fortune’

A Memphian is featured on this week’s Wheel of Fortune.

  Governor Lee, Mayor Strickland weigh in on Bluff City Law filming push

It’s crunch time for NBC producers as they decide where to shoot the new legal drama Bluff City Law.

  Pressure increases to get Bluff City Law filmed in Memphis after NBC releases trailer

  NBC releases first look at Bluff City Law

  Film Commission pushes to get Bluff City Law filmed in Memphis

Beth Chapman of bounty hunting fame hospitalized amid cancer fight

Arkansas native goes into battle on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

UFC Star Conor McGregor says he’s retiring

Memphian Savannah Brister performs Adele hit on ‘The Voice’

Memphis’ own Savannah Brister performed Monday night on “The Voice” in the battle rounds against Maelyn Jarmon.

  Memphis native competes on ‘The Voice’ tonight

Memphian Savannah Brister will perform in Monday night’s battle rounds on "The Voice."

Olive Branch native spins the ‘Wheel of Fortune’

Bethany Patterson, a University of Alabama student who graduated from Olive Branch High School in 2017, earned herself the chance to compete after some insistence from her family.

  Crew members needed for ‘Christmas at Graceland’ sequel

Hallmark is looking for crew to help assist with the making of their new film “Wedding at Graceland.”

WWE SmackDown Live returns to Memphis this summer

WWE’s SmackDown Live is returning to Memphis this summer.

  Arkansas State University student fails to get past first obstacle on American Ninja Warrior

An Arkansas State University student attempted to compete on the hit show American Ninja Warrior. Unfortunately, he couldn't make it past the first obstacle.

  ‘Bluff City Law’ cast visits St. Jude Children’s Hospital

The cast of the NBC pilot "Bluff City Law" spent some time at St. Jude Children's Hospital over the weekend.

  Country Music Hall of Fame names class of 2019 inductees

The next three inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame were announced Monday.

  Reality star ‘Mama June,’ boyfriend arrested in Alabama

Reality TV star June Shannon from the popular shows “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” and “From Not to Hot,” as well as her boyfriend, have been arrested in Alabama.

  TV extras wanted: Filming for NBC pilot ‘Bluff City Law’ begins this month

Filming is March 16 through 27. Complete your free talent application to be an extra.

  Filming for 'Bluff City Law’ pilot takes over Oxford

A TV production crew has taken over the Oxford Square, bringing with them giant lights, trailers full of equipment and a large team.

  ‘Bluff City Law’ filming next week in Oxford

The NBC pilot "Bluff City Law" is filming next week in Oxford, Mississippi and will use the courthouse as a backdrop for the show.

  Christina Hendricks from NBC’s ’Good Girls’ previews Season 2

The "Good Girls" are back! WMC Action News 5's Joy Redmond caught up with Christina Hendricks who plays "Beth" for a sneak peek.

  Longest-running TV shows of all time

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ is now the longest-running prime-time medical drama, but it’s nowhere near the top of the list of all TV shows.

  Memphis roots help teen earn spot on ‘The Voice’

Memphis native Savannah Brister stopped by the WMC Action News 5 studios to talk about her journey to the big stage on “The Voice.”

Memphis contestant advances on ‘The Voice’

The Mid-South was represented on the Tuesday night’s episode of "The Voice."

  ‘Voice’ winner performs in Mid-South, offers advice for newest contestants

Brynn Cartelli’s career has skyrocketed since becoming the youngest winner of “The Voice.” Now the 15-year-old is living her dream on tour with Kelly Clarkson while conquering normal teenage milestones.

  ‘The Enemy Within’ stars preview upcoming NBC drama

Jennifer Carpenter and Morris Chestnut star in the psychological thriller that follows Erica Shepherd, a former CIA operative who is serving life in a Supermax prison when FBI agent Will Keaton enlists her to track down a dangerous, elusive criminal she knows all too well.

New NBC show will be set in Memphis

Written by Dean Georgaris, “Bluff City Law” (working title) follows a father-daughter law practice specializing in landmark civil rights cases.

  Memphis pup Melody featured in this year’s Puppy Bowl

Did you know the Mid-South will be featured in this year’s big game? Instead, Melody the puppy will be playing in the Animal Planet's annual Puppy Bowl.

  Clemson’s White House fast food feast gets the ‘Saturday Night Live’ treatment

The show’s cold open shows the president playing Deal or No Deal with suitcases that include deals that could end the government shutdown.

  WWE Superstars make $10,000 donation to National Civil Rights Museum

The wrestlers toured the museum Monday with the Memphis-area Boys and Girls Club.

  Mid-South teen Reagan Strange eliminated from ‘The Voice’

Mid-South native Reagan Strange unfortunately did not make it to the Top 4 on “The Voice.”

  Former 'Voice’ contestant roots for Reagan Strange as she fights for spot in the finals

Former fellow contestant Keith Paluso, who is also from the Mid-South, is rooting for Reagan.

  Mid-South teen teams up for duet on ‘The Voice’

Mid-South native Reagan Strange partnered up during Monday night’s semifinals on “The Voice.”

  Justin Timberlake’s former vocal coach says Reagan Strange has big career ahead

If you live in the Mid-South and have dreams of stardom, Bob Westbrook is the singing coach to the stars. He began working with "The Voice" contestant Reagan Strange at an early age.

  Former contestants on ‘The Voice’ describe life after the show

With Mid-South native Reagan Strange battling to make it to "The Voice" season finale, WMC5 spoke with two former contestants to find out what it's like after you leave the hit TV singing contest.

  Mid-South teen advances to Top 8 on ‘The Voice’

Go Reagan Go! Our own Mid-South contestant Reagan Strange made it to the semifinals on “The Voice” on Tuesday night.

  Reagan Strange competes for Top 8 spot on ‘The Voice’

Mid-South teenager Reagan Strange has made her pitch to get into the Top 8 of “The Voice.”

  Producer recalls working with Reagan Strange before she was on ‘The Voice’

WMC5 sat down with the Grammy-nominated Memphis producer who knew the 14-year-old before she hit

  Mid-South teen vies for spot in Top 8 on ‘The Voice’

Monday night, we’ll find out if Mid-South singer Reagan Strange advances to the next round on "The Voice."

  Reagan Strange advances to Top 10 on ‘The Voice’

The Mid-South contestant on “The Voice” will get to sing another week!

Mid-South native Reagan Strange performs Avril Lavigne hit on ‘The Voice’

Mid-South singer Reagan Strange went with an early 2000's hit for her performance Monday night on NBC's "The Voice."

Mid-South teen advances to Top 11 on ‘The Voice’

Thanks to you, Mid-South native Reagan Strange has advanced to the next round on “The Voice” singing contest.

  Mid-South native in top 13 on ‘The Voice’

You could say The Voice saved the best for last Monday night, waiting until the final few minutes of the show for Mid-South native Reagan Strange to take the stage.

  Mid-South native Reagan Strange advances to next round on ‘The Voice’

Mid-South native Reagan Strange was saved by America’s vote and advanced on “The Voice.”

  Mid-South natives among final 24 on ‘The Voice’

Two Mid-Southerners competing on “The Voice” are vying for your votes.

Mid-South contestants move forward on ‘The Voice’

Two Mid-Southerners are still fighting for their dream on NBC's 'The Voice'.

  From park ranger to TV star: Mid-Southerner stars on ‘The Voice’

When he's not keeping Tennessee's camper's safe, Keith Paluso is singing and strumming his guitar on NBC's hit show The Voice.

Mid-South singers advance to next round on “The Voice”

The Mid-South was well represented on Monday night’s episode of “The Voice.”

  5 Great Things: Junior Deputy badges, 14 year old Mid-South “Voice” Contestant, Outings project on Memphis buildings

Memphis caught a touch of Madness with the introduction of the University of Memphis Tigers Women’s and Men’s basketball teams, but there’s plenty for all of us to go a bit wild over, like these 5 Great Things that happened this week in the Mid-South.

  Germantown teen advances to next round on ‘The Voice’

Another Mid-South resident made an appearance on NBC's show "The Voice."

CBS’ Julie Chen leaves daytime’s ‘The Talk’ in taped message

Julie Chen leaves the CBS daytime show 'The Talk,' a week after her husband, Leslie Moonves, was ousted as head of CBS Corp. following misconduct charges.

Former ‘Cosby Show’ actor Geoffrey Owens lands new role on ‘NCIS’

This comes weeks after he was 'job shamed' for working at Trader Joe's.