FilmLA, the film office serving the Los Angeles region, reported growth in on-location film, TV and web production in 2013, but said that it is still far from its peak. Moreover, the report, which…
While job growth in the entertainment industry has been on the upswing since 2005, California has actually lost employment while other cities like New York have reaped the gains from increases in…
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
Dieting is a big downside of being one of the world's biggest action stars, says Matt Damon, who stars in Sony's upcoming sci-fi actioner “Elysium.” “I was grumpy on the set, because I was on a diet…
The 96 TV pilots shot in Los Angeles this year generated $277.8 million in production spending, up 6% over last year, according to the FilmL.A. permitting agency.
Location activity in Los Angeles has heated up over the past month, thanks to small-screen projects. Gains in the mainstay TV category have fueled a 24% jump in April location shooting in Los Angeles…
When Johnny Carson moved "The Tonight Show" from Manhattan to Los Angeles in 1972, with the state's then-first lady Nancy Reagan among his early guests, it wasn't as much a blow to jobs as it was to…
TV has continued to drive Hollywood location shooting with a 40% surge during the past week to 607 permitted days. "Southland," which wrapped its fifth season, has been a mainstay during the first…
Candidates for Los Angeles mayor are luring stars and moguls for money, but seeking the votes of the Hollywood rank-and-file with the promise to lure more production back to the city.
Permitting agency FilmL.A. has tapped Art Yoon to the newly-created post of exec VP as part of its growth plan.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M