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‘Stranger Things’ Lights up Delancey Street

Posted October 17, 2017 at 5:09 am

It’s T-minus ten days until Stranger Things returns for a second season. Last week, an intricate billboard of same appeared at the mouth of the Williamsburg Bridge on Delancey Street. Above the low-rise retail strip that houses Coco bubble tea and the endangered Happy Wok Chinese restaurant, among others. The advert includes profile cutouts of the […]

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Why You Might See Emma Stone in the Bowery Subway Station Today

Posted September 15, 2017 at 5:03 am

Here’s why you might be late for work today. Emma Stone will probably be filming in the Bowery subway station of the JZ line. Indeed, the actress returns to the Lower East Side to shoot scenes for the forthcoming Netflix series, Maniac, a dark-comedy that co-stars Jonah Hill. Requisite signs are posted to street furniture […]

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That ‘Stranger Things’ LES Photo Shoot Hits the Pages of GQ [PHOTOS]

Posted December 1, 2016 at 5:06 am

It was during the wee hours of an overcast October Sunday that we happened upon the child cast of Netflix hit series Stranger Things. The stars had assembled beside the faded Bruce Cost ginger ale mural at the northwest corner of Ludlow and Canal Streets for a photo shoot to appear in GQ magazine. The production […]

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Netlix Comedy ‘Friends from College’ to Saturate Hell Square Today

Posted October 25, 2016 at 5:18 am

Hell Square being the frat party it is, it’s really only fitting that a Netflix show called Friends from College would film here. The shoot is happening today, right in the heart of it, from Allen to Essex between Delancey and East Houston. So, expect clogged streets, for sure. The husband-and-wife team of Nick Stoller (Neighbors, […]

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The ‘Stranger Things’ Kids Were on Ludlow Street Yesterday for a GQ Photo Shoot

Posted October 3, 2016 at 5:12 am

The child stars of hit Netflix thriller, Stranger Things, woke up early yesterday morning for a photo shoot on Ludlow Street. We were told that the action was part of a full spread in an upcoming issue of GQ. The Stranger Things kids – Noah Schnapp (Will Byers), Finn Wolfhard (Mike Wheeler), Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin Henderson), […]

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Netflix and Amazon Do Battle with Series Filming on the Bowery this Week

Posted March 3, 2016 at 10:52 am

​The influx of production personnel – from Haddad’s trailers to Craft Services – is really jamming up Chrystie Street this week. All the activity is to shoot scenes for the upcoming Netflix original series, The Get Down. It appears that the focus of this week’s shoot, operating Monday through Friday, is at popular burlesque spot […]

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Marvel’s ‘AKA Jessica Jones’ Netflix Series is Back on the Lower East Side Today and Tomorrow

Posted July 16, 2015 at 5:14 am

Here we go again. Marvel’s new Netflix series – AKA Jessica Jones – is back on the Lower East Side for two consecutive days of filming. Today and tomorrow, production will be headquartered in the vicinity of Essex and Stanton Streets. As before, the scattered “no parking” signs carry the misleading title of “Violet,” you know, […]

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Marvel’s ‘AKA Jessica Jones’ Netflix Series Returns to the Bowery Today

Posted July 7, 2015 at 10:12 am

For the second time within a month, that new Netflix-funded Marvel Comics series will be filming on the Bowery. (They will also be in Alphabet City today) It’s called AKA Jessica Jones, but operating under the guise of a production entitled “Violet.” That’s the name listed on the “no parking” signs that arrived before the holiday weekend. […]

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Netflix and Hulu Are Both Filming New Series on the Lower East Side Today

Posted February 23, 2015 at 5:12 am

Two heavy hitter digital content services are filming on opposite ends of the Lower East Side today. Both Netflix and Hulu are in the area today to shoot scenes for their original programming. First, the Netflix show AKA Jessica Jones is on the Bowery and points west. This show is operating under the guise of […]

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