Adage IT – Banner
Newhall Land – 2015 – Banner
Action Family Counseling – Banner
SCV Chinese School – Banner 2
AV Party Rental – Banner
Beyond Harmony – Banner
Nothing Bundt Cakes – Banner
SCV Chinese School – Banner 3
Academy Swim Club – Banner
IHOP – Banner
Green Convergence – Sun Power – Banner
Galpin Motors – Banner
Simply Taylored – Banner
SCV Chinese School – Banner
Newhall Land – Banner
Santa Clarita Autosound – Banner
California High Speed Rail – Palmdale – Banner
Brent’s Carpet One – Banner
Hugo Naturals – Banner
Valencia Town Center – Farmer’s Market – Banner
Union Bank – Banner
Santa Clarita Transit – Dump the Pump – Banner
Patterson’s Collision Center – Banner
San Diego Zoo – Generic – Banner
All Americans Bail Bonds – Banner
College Of The Canyons – Banner
Facey – Banner
Disneyland – Diamond Celebration – Banner
SCV Senior Center – Touch A Truck 2015 – Banner
It is forecast to be Clear at 7:00 PM PDT on May 27, 2015
Home » Santa Clarita News » Film Incentives Bring Productions To Santa Clarita

Film Incentives Bring Productions To Santa Clarita

filmscvTo combat film productions leaving the state of California, the California Film Commission began an incentive program in early 2009.

More than 30 film and TV productions are expected to shoot in the last quarter of 2009 with one staging in Santa Clarita.

A new television series called “Lawman,” will begin production in late October. The Sony Pictures production is for the FX channel, and will portray Kentucky.

“Thanks to the production incentive and with assistance from the guilds and unions, we were able to prevent this show from leaving California,” said Ed Lammi, Executive Vice President of Production for Sony Pictures Television. “We are extremely grateful that this new program allows us to keep the series here.”

Santa Clarita plays host to a number of film and TV productions, and to help bring in additional revenue, city officials have enacted a tax incentive of their own.

This tax incentive can be coupled with the State’s tax incentive to give production companies an even greater benefit to stay local.

“Santa Clarita usually benefits to the tune of about $20 million a year from direct spending of film productions in our community,” said Jason Crawford, Economic Development Manager for the city. “On July first we began our film incentive program, and we will be looking to see an even bigger impact on the economy this coming year.”

“I’m thrilled by the early success of our program – it’s having an immediate impact,” said Governor Schwarzenegger. “Productions that were slated to film outside the state have shifted gears and are now shooting in California because of our film and television incentive. This is not only great news for our production workers, but for the thousands of small businesses that support film and television production in California and our state’s economy as a whole.”

In total 50 productions have been scheduled in the state for the end of 2009 and into 2010.

The State’s incentive program works to bring tax credits to productions filmed in the state. The credits range from 20 to 25 percent depending on eligibility requirements, and types of productions.

In addition to information on the specific incentives the California Film Commission website also provides a host of locations available for filming and the permits needed to request locations.

For more information on the City’s film incentive program click here.

Film Incentives Bring Productions To Santa Clarita

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

About KHTS AM 1220

Academy Swim Club – News Banner
Action Family Counseling – News Banner
College Of The Canyons – News Banner
All American Bail Bonds – News Banner
Hugo Naturals – News Banner
Beyond Harmony – News Banner
AV Party Rental – News Banner
Broadscast – Tile
Santa Clarita Autosound – Tile
Adage IT – Tile
Simply Taylored – Tile
Union Bank – Tile
SCV Senior Center – Touch A Truck 2015 – Tile