Hollywood has long been known as the center of film and television production, but New York City has grown to be a fierce competitor for that title. The Big Apple has been propelled by our landmarks, unmistakable streetscapes, a deep talent pool, and tax incentives. But it wasn’t always that way — and one of the City’s first pioneers was the site of the current Kaufman Astoria Studios with roots in production dating back to 1920.
Astoria Studios President/CEO, Hal Rosenbluth, and Vice President, Tracy Capune, discuss the evolution of the studios in Astoria along with the surrounding community and their big plans for the future.
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