Hollywood South

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Chris Miller
April 29, 2020 - 12:23 pm
While Hollywood South is among the industries shut down in Louisiana as the coronavirus pandemic plays out, one of Louisiana's competitors for the business, Georgia, is ending its shutdown. Industry insiders don't expect productions here to suddenly flock to the Peachtree State.
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Troubled actor Jason Mitchell arrested in Gulfport
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April 23, 2020 - 8:19 pm
Troubled actor Jason Mitchell arrested in Gulfport
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Thomas Perumean
February 10, 2020 - 6:42 am
Hollywood South cements its place in Louisiana with every film and television production that calls the state home. This brings a much needed economic boost to the state and particularly New Orleans.
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Crews will be shooting TV scenes in Metairie today. "The television series NCIS New Orleans will film scenes for an upcoming episode," Jefferson Parish Public Information Officer Samantha de Castro said in a news release. The show is shooting near Veterans Boulevard and David Drive at Mattingly...
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City officials say the feature film “Unhinged” will be filming this Saturday and Sunday in the Warehouse District on Tchoupitoulas Street between Andrew Higgins Boulevard and Gaienne Street. It will happen from 5:00am until 9:00pm. The following streets will be closed on Saturday and Sunday:...
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Don Ames
July 08, 2019 - 10:38 am
TV shows, movies and lots of stars heat things up in Hollywood South this summer. There'll be plenty of big names in the city to shoot both feature film projects and TV shows. And, Chris Stelly, Executive Group Director of Louisiana Entertainment, says some of those projects feature stars that are...
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Don Ames
May 27, 2019 - 6:21 am
Things are heating up in Hollywood South as we head into the summer months. Nearly 20 TV and movie projects will be shooting in New Orleans. Summer used to be slow here in the city as production crews shied away from our heat and hurricane threats. But, Chris Stelly, Executive Group Director of...
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David Blake
April 05, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Louisiana continues to rake in the movies, TV shows and film projects and there's no doubt the state tax credit program helps to lure in Hollywood business. But that doesn't mean all is rosy, as various studies continue to show it's not paying off for Louisiana. Tulane Professor Patrick Button has...
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Chris Miller
March 27, 2019 - 12:36 pm
Film production will result in part of I-10 in New Orleans being shut down tonight. From 8 p.m. until 1 a.m., the production crew for the film Queen & Slim will be shooting scenes on I-10 East and West between Tulane ave. and Esplanade Ave. Louisiana State Police will be on-hand to oversee...
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Chris Miller
March 12, 2019 - 12:04 pm
A West Hollywood-based production company is developing a movie based on the infamous non-call in the NFC Championship game, The New Orleans Advocate reports. Titled Get the Ref, the report says filming will begin this summer. The company, Prior Military Productions, wants to hire disabled veterans...
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