The top rated movie in the country, "American Gangster," is centered around a man who spent his childhood right here in Eastern Carolina.
Actor Denzel Washington plays Frank Lucas, who lived in Lenoir County.
Some have even reported Lucas was born in Washington, in Beaufort County, but there's no confirmation of that.
Check out the related links below for reports about Frank Lucas and his life.
Tune in tonight on WITN News at 11 for a review of "American Gangster."