With its dramatic views of the Cape Fear River, and it's expressive ancient live oaks, Victorian homes line the village of Southport charming residents and visitors alike. The rich history of Native Americans, pirates, and blockade runners makes Southport full of southern coastal appeal, and one of the loveliest on the Southern Atlantic coast. Brimming with antique stores, cafes offering locally caught seafood, boutiques and shops, it’s a painting come to life. The extraordinary waterfront and early 19th century architecture has drawn Hollywood and the television industry to it's shores. More than 40 productions have filmed here.