Rock Hill / Chester / Charlotte, NC Region

Bisected by I-77, this region is located between Charlotte, NC and Columbia, SC. Discover the spirit and charm of the South in a region also known as Olde English District. The name refers to the region’s early settlement by the English in the mid-1700's. Revolutionary War and Civil War battle sites, two private railroads, period homes, and historic monuments abound. The district is dotted with picturesque towns like Rock Hill, Chester, and Ridgeway; Old St. David’s Church in Cheraw, and the spider lilies at Landsford Canal State Park.


What has been filmed here?

“The Patriot,” “Gospel Hill,” “Asylum,” "Outcast," “Walker Payne,” "Chiefs," “Taking Chances” and “The Rage: Carrie II” have helped make this area a preferred production destination.


Contact The Film Commission

South Carolina Film Commission
1205 Pendleton Street, Room 225
Columbia, SC 29201

Call one of our representatives below:

Matt Storm

Matt Storm

Manages the Film Office, oversees auditing, payment, grants, training, economic development-marketing.

Tel: 803-737-1785
Dan Rogers

Dan Rogers

Manages locations, scouts, permitting, location database, websites, economic development-marketing.

Tel: 803-737-0496