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TV Shows Filming In Chicago Have Made The City $1.3 Billion

Chicago has slowly become a second Hollywood and despite the occasional traffic caused by film crews, it’s a good thing for the economy.

The Mayor’s office report that since TV shows started filming in the city, we’ve generated more than 1.3 billion dollars since 2011.

Currently we’ve got 8 full-time shows and two part-time shows filming here. 

And Chicago is gaining even more business this year with Amazon’s Patriot and Fox’s The Exorcist filming here.

Film and commercial production has increased jobs and employed thousands of crew members and even extras.

Read more HERE!

Want to shine like a diamond on one of these shows? Read about being an extra HERE!

 

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