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XOXO, Gossip Girl.

 “XOXO Gossip Girl.” This classic line is from one of America’s most popular television dramas, Gossip Girl, which is based on the book series written by Cecily Von Ziegesar. It has been eight years since the airing of the original series, but now Gossip Girl is back!  While Serena van der Woodson and Blair Waldorf’s…

Emmy Spotlight: When They See Us

In case you missed it, the 2019 Emmy nominations are here and there is a lot of representation when it comes to TV shows filmed in New York City. Leading up to the Emmys ceremony on September 22nd, we’ll highlight some of our favorite NYC TV shows that are nominated. Check out our coverage of…

What’s Filming in NYC: September 2019

Blue Bloods Starring: Donnie Wahlberg Filming: Park Street & Beaver Street, Brooklyn This police procedural is coming back for a 10th season on CBS on September 27th. The season premiere will be its landmark 200th episode!   Manifest Starring: Josh Dallas Filming: 12th Avenue & W 57th Street, Manhattan Season 2 of this surprise hit…

Emmy Spotlight: Saturday Night Live

In case you missed it, the 2019 Emmy nominations are here and there is a lot of representation when it comes to TV shows filmed in New York City. Leading up to the Emmys ceremony on September 22nd, we’ll highlight some of our favorite NYC TV shows that are nominated. Check out our coverage of…

Emmy Spotlight: Pose

In case you missed it, the 2019 Emmy nominations are here and there is a lot of representation when it comes to TV shows filmed in New York City. Leading up to the Emmys ceremony on September 22nd, we’ll highlight some of our favorite NYC TV shows that are nominated. Check out last week’s coverage…

What’s Filming in NYC: August 2019

Law & Order: SVU Starring: Mariska Hargitay Filming: 53rd Street & 10th Avenue, Manhattan The record breaking 21st season of this NBC drama premieres next month.   Almost Family Starring: Brittany Snow, Emily Osment Filming: 36th Street & 7th Avenue, Manhattan Based on a popular Australian series, this new show centers around a girl meeting…

Emmy Spotlight: Russian Doll

In case you missed it, the 2019 Emmy nominations are here and there is a lot of representation when it comes to TV shows filmed in New York City. Leading up to the Emmys ceremony on September 22nd, we’ll highlight some of our favorite NYC TV shows that are nominated. In February, comedy-drama series Russian…

Top 5 Locations on the When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour

Picture this. It’s July 1989, you’re enjoying your last summer of the decade. You try out a new show called Seinfeld one week… and the next week you go see the new Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan movie When Harry Met Sally in theaters. Fast forward 30 years, and people are still coming to New…

What’s Filming July 2019

This month, there are movie musicals like West Side Story and In the Heights, plus returning shows like Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and Succession. Read on for the full list.   West Side Story Filming: St. Nicholas Avenue & 178th Street Starring: Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler Steven Spielberg’s remake is coming to theaters in 2020.  …

A Preview of the New York Comic Con 2019

by Jace Bench ReedPOP’s New York Comic Con (NYCC) started out as a modest gathering for 10,000 media fans – who couldn’t even get into its small venue due to the sheer number of attendees – back in 2006. Now more than a decade later, NYCC is the largest pop culture event on the east coast –…

Your Guide to 11 of the Best LGBTQ+ Movies and TV Shows Set in New York City

It’s Pride Month! We’re celebrating by giving a portion of our proceeds from the month of June to the Stonewall Foundation. We also wanted to highlight some of the many films and television shows with queer characters that take place in New York City, some of which you can see on our tours! (Use code WORLDPRIDE…

Top 20 TV & Movie Locations in New York City

We’re turning 20! On June 12th, 1999 we started showing people from all over the world the most iconic locations from TV shows and movies around New York City. While our tours feature hundreds of locations to everything from the original King Kong to the new Avengers franchise, let’s count down the 20 most popular…

What’s Filming: June 2019

From the new In the Heights movie to the final season of Mr. Robot, tons of filming is happening in New York this month. Read on for the full list.   The Deuce Starring: Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Franco Filming: Willow Avenue, Staten Island The Deuce is set to return to HBO for a third and final season, as…

What’s Filming in New York: May 2019

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Starring: Rachel Brosnahan, Alex Borstein Filming: Astoria Boulevard & 28th Street, Astoria Fresh off multiple Emmy wins, the third season is being shot on location in NYC and we can’t wait for it to premiere on Amazon.   Plot Against America Starring: Winona Ryder, Zoe Kazan, John Turturro Filming: Greenwich &…

What’s Filming in New York in April 2019?

What’s filming this month? New seasons of Younger, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and SVU, plus new projects from Jennifer Lopez and Michael Keaton.   Hustlers Starring: Jennifer Lopez Filming: East Fordham Road & Marion Avenue, Bronx Produced by Will Ferrell and telling the story of strippers who turn the tables on their Wall Street clients, this 2020 film also…

What’s Filming in NYC: March 2019

New York City is buzzing with film shoots this month, from returning shows like Billions and Mr. Robot, to new shows like Fosse/Verdon and Wu-Tang: An American Saga. Let’s check out the full list. Mr. Robot Starring: Rami Malek, Christian Slater Filming: Henry Street & Pike Street, Manhattan Fresh off his Oscar win for Bohemian Rhapsody, Rami Malek returns to…

Ranking All of the Films in the MCU Based on How Much They Showcase NYC

After the historical release of Captain Marvelit seems like a better time than any to reflect on the 20 movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that came before it. Sights from many of these films can be seen on The Super Tour of NYC. Let’s see just how much of New York is featured in…

Top Five Oscar Nominated Filming Locations in NYC

The Sixes Restaurant –  The Wolf of Wall Street Nominated for five oscars including Best Picture, The Wolf of Wall Street shocked audiences in 2013. You can see the building where Mark Hanna (Matthew McConaughey) and Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio) go for lunch at the now closed Sixes restaurant on the NYC TV & Movie…

What’s Filming in NYC: February 2019

This month, classic procedurals like SVU and Blue Bloods continue to film their current seasons, where new projects starring Margot Robbie and Kevin Bacon are also underway. Read on for the full list.   Law & Order: SVU Starring: Mariska Hargitay Filming: Chelsea Piers, Manhattan Current Season 12 of SVU allows it to be tied with Gunsmoke for the…

What’s Filming in NYC: January 2019

New year, new TV shows and movies being filmed all over New York City! Including intriguing new projects like Apple’s Dickinson and old favorite Law & Order: SVU, read the full list below.   Power Starring: Omari Hardwick, 50 Cent Filming: Steiner Studios, Brooklyn The immensely popular drama series on Starz that centers around drug dealers and…

What’s Filming in December 2018?

  Manifest Starring: Josh Dallas Filming: Springfield Blvd & Union Turnpike, Queens In the first season of this NBC high concept series, a group of passengers survive a three hour plane crash and find out that five years have passed in the world around them.   The Village Starring: Lorraine Toussaint Filming: 26th Street…

Filming in NYC: November 2018

Blue Bloods Starring: Donnie Wahlberg, Tom Selleck Filming: 44th Street & 6th Avenue, Manhattan The 9th season of the popular CBS drama series is well underway, and we can’t wait to see how these new developments in the Reegan family end up.   Law & Order: SVU Starring: Mariska Hargitay Filming: West 12th & Washington…

15 Things to Do in NYC to Celebrate 15 Years of Elf

Elf is officially 15 years old this year! We can’t believe it either. Elf tells the story of a human that grew up in the North Pole, only to discover that his true family is from New York City, a festive yet different place to celebrate the holidays. To celebrate the anniversary, here are 15…

New York Based TV Shows: What’s New This Fall?

New Shows: Unfortunately we have come to the end of summer, but that means there is some great new TV around the corner! Lots of things have been filming in New York and we can’t wait to see how they turn out. Check out a rundown of all the new NYC based shows coming this…

Jason Takes the TCM Classic Film Festival!

On our TCM Classic Film Tour, we get TCM and classic film fans from all over the world and it’s great way to see NYC and learn about all of the classics filmed on location! Learn more below.

Sex and the City x The 2000s Tour

We’re so excited to announce that CNN will be promoting their brand new original series The 2000s on a free Sex and the City Hotspots Tour on Sunday, July 8 at 4pm! Gear up for the 7-part series by joining a 00s nostalgia filled tour of Carrie’s frequent locales, and then watch the premiere only on CNN…

10 Best Gossip Girl Outfits Ever

10 Best Gossip Girl Outfits Ever    It was ten years ago that the addicting Gossip Girl television series took over the minds and hearts of millions of fashionistas in the US & across the globe. Not only was everyone, watching to see what shenanigans were going on that week amongst Manhattan’s elite Upper East Side,…

What is the Boss Thinking? Top Tony Soprano Quotes

18 of the Top Tony Soprano Quotes In 1999, The New York Times stated, “The Sopranos just may be the greatest work of American popular culture of the last quarter century.” They were right. Every Sunday night for 6 seasons, almost everyone you knew was glued to their TV screens, waiting to see what the Soprano crime family would do…

NYC Filming Locations Of Superhero Movies

Top Superhero Locations On & Off The Screen. From Batman to your friendly neighborhood Spider-man, many of the fan favorite superheroes call the “Big Apple” (or New York) their home. So many great superhero movies to choose from yet so little time, but alas we’re counting down our top superhero filming locations in New York. In The…

Ghostbusters Movie Tour

Strap on your proton packs and hit the road with On Location Tours as you experience all the sights, sounds, and spooks Manhattan has to offer! Reminisce at the sites where Drs. Peter Venkman (Bill Murray), Egon Spengler (Harold Ramis), Raymond Stantz (Dan Aykroyd), and Winston Zeddemore (Ernie Hudson) captured ghosts and ghouls in 1984…