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TV production in L.A. jumps 31% in the third quarter
TV production in L.A. jumps 31% in the third quarter

TV production continued to steal the show in the third quarter, as on location shoots for television shows surged in the Los Angeles area. Even as local feature film production continued to fall, shoots for television programs jumped 31% in the third quarter compared to the same time a year ago, generating 5,363 production days, according to newly-released figures from FilmL.A. Inc. The increase marks the second consecutive period of growth in the television market and underscores L.A.'s growing reliance on the television industry to help offset losses caused by the migration of feature film work to other states and countries that draw big-budget films. Gov. Jerry Brown recently...

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