CALIFORNIA
Check out the new California section

Topics

Television Industry
L.A. area sees surge in location shoots for TV shows
L.A. area sees surge in location shoots for TV shows

TV production continued to steal the show in the third quarter, as location shoots for television shows surged in the Los Angeles area. Shoots for television programs on city and county streets jumped 31% in the period compared with the same time a year ago, generating 5,362 production days, according to newly released figures from FilmL.A. Inc. The surge comes as local feature film production continued to decline. This marks the second consecutive quarter of growth in the television market and underscores L.A.'s growing reliance on the television industry as feature film work has migrated to other states and countries. Gov. Jerry Brown recently approved a bill that would triple...

Loading