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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 &…

TheLocalVibe.com Presents: 8 New York Vacation Rentals We Can Totally See Carrie Bradshaw Staying In!

The following is a guest post from TheLocalVibe.com. Pair one of these vacation rentals with the Sex and the City Hotspots Tour. It’s hard to believe, but “Sex and the City” turns 21 this year and we couldn’t help but wonder . . . which New York City vacation rental would Carrie Bradshaw choose? To…

A Celebration of 25 Years of TCM + 10 Years of the TCM Classic Film Festival

by Jason Silverman, TCM Classic Film Tour Guide I was fortunate enough to have a VIP pass to this year’s TCM Classic Film Festival and this one was easily my favorite of the four I have been to. Couple that with the 10th anniversary of the festival and the 25th anniversary of TCM and you…

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…

Five Irish Pubs in NYC and Boston

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! To celebrate, let’s look at some famous Irish pubs in New York and Boston, many of which are featured in iconic TV shows and movies. McSorley’s Old Ale House The oldest Irish tavern in New York, it was a “men only” pub up until the 1970s. Ironically, it is used as…

Top Five TV Women of NYC

Happy International Women’s Day! We’re celebrating by championing some of our favorite female TV characters who live right here in NYC. Because we couldn’t narrow it down to just five, up first are the honorable mentions. 10. Kelsey Peters (Younger) 9. Serena van der Woodsen (Gossip Girl) 8. Betty Suarez (Ugly Betty) 7. Kimmy Schmidt…

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…

On Location Tours 2019 Oscar Predictions

Missed the Golden Globes? Forgot about the SAG Awards? Let’s recap the awards season so far and then break down the big categories for the Oscars to see who has the best chances going into the hostless ceremony on February 24th. Netflix Best Picture Black Panther BlacKkKlansman Bohemian Rhapsody The Favourite Green Book Roma A…

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…

Making It With Marc Part 4: Sopranos Sites Legacy

The popular HBO series The Sopranos turns 20 years today! To celebrate this milestone, we’re sharing some Sopranos content and a behind the scenes look at the Sopranos Sites Tour throughout the years. Marc Baron, long time Sopranos Sites tour guide, tells us his thoughts on the Sopranos Sites Tour in the last of four blog posts. Catch up on…