Location Scout NYC Area News 2014-2015

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Having wrapped out A&E / Dead Again in late October I have been working as a "day player" location scout on a number of New York City area based televison shows, several movies and a commercial:

Ted2 poster

 

Location scout Ted 2 reshoots

Seth MacFarlane returns as writer, director and voice star of TED 2, Universal and Media Rights Capital’s follow-up to the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time. Joined once again by star Mark Wahlberg and fellow TED writers Alec Sulkin & Wellesley Wild, MacFarlane produces the live action/CG-animated comedy alongside Bluegrass Films’ Scott Stuber, as well as Jason Clark and John Jacobs.
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Ted 2 - IMDb

Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.

ShopKeep

 

Location Scout New York City area for a commercial spot for ShopKeep (NYC)

In 2004, Jason Richelson opened a wine store in Brooklyn, New York. Over the next few years, one store grew into four as he added a second location, a grocery store and a coffee shop, and keeping track of a seven million dollar business, 70 employees, sales and inventory became increasingly important and more complicated.At the time, Jason used a traditional Windows-based point of sale system from a large software company and regularly experienced a considerable amount of technological problems. In 2008 while on vacation, the stores’ server crashed and Jason had to essentially close all of the stores indefinitely. As soon as he returned home, Jason tried to find a cloud-based point of sale system but he couldn’t find anything. ShopKeep was born that day...
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YEAH DRONES

 

Direction / Production: Arise Pictures LLC (NYC) Director: Randy Scott Slavin; Producer: Julie Slavin

Location Scout Mark McKennon - Location Station

 

Co-location scouted with Mark McKennon (NYC)

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ShopKeep POS - Wikipedia

ShopKeep is a cloud-based iPad point of sale (POS) system headquartered in New York, NY. Founded in 2008, its POS system is used by more than 10,000 small businesses in the United States and Canada, most of which are retail shops, coffee shops, restaurants, and bars. The system allows merchants to ring up sales, print or email receipts, pop a cash drawer, accept credit cards and print remotely to the kitchen right from the iPad. The robust web-based BackOffice allows inventory, employee, and customer management, and robust analytics and reporting. The smartphone dashboard app allows merchants to view real-time store sales remotely.

Louie  Season 5 Premiere April 9  10 30PM  FX Networks

 

Location scout Louie S5

NYC area location scout several episodes for the upcoming 5th season of Louie on FX Networks.
Created by Louis C.K., Louie is a comedy revolving around “Louie,” a semi-fictional version of Louis C.K. played by C.K. The show is filtered through the observational humor of “Louie.” Each episode puts a spotlight on “Louie’s” hectic life as a stand-up comedian and single father who shares custody of his two daughters, “Lilly” (Hadley Delaney) and “Jane” (Ursula Parker). The single-camera comedy is a mix of “Louie’s” stand-up comedy and scripted films. The series deals with everyday life issues including work, parenting and relationships, and has touched on topics ranging from religion to politics to social behavior. While many of the episodes are stand alone, the series has also included many serialized episodes...
Pig-Newton Productions Inc

 

Production Company: Pig Newton (NYC)

Director: Louis CK

Location Manager: Jeff Caron; Assistant Location Manager Alex Starke

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Louie - IMDb

The life of Louis CK, a divorced comedian with two kids living in New York.
I also location scouted several episodes of Louie, Seaon 4:
Louie / FX

 

Location scout for 4th season Louie on FX

Several weeks location scouting in the NYC area for Season 4 episode(s) for the much-anticipated return of the Emmy-nominated sitcom, Louie, returning to the FX tv viewing schedule at 10:00pm EDST Monday, May 5th, 2014.
Louie  / FX Home Page 3/2014

Louie / FX Home Page 3/2014

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FX Networks

Pig-Newton Productions Inc

 

Production Company: Pig Newton (NYC)

Director: Louis CK

Location Manager: Jeff Caron

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Louie at IMDb

Sitcom in which we follow Louie's everyday ordeals, quest to find love and pursuit of humor.

Daughter of God  2015    IMDb

 

Location scout Daughter of God (feature film)

Writer / Director: Gee Malik Linton

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Mira Sorvino, Ana de Armas

Location Manager: Michael L. Mizrahi

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Daughter of God - IMDb

After witnessing a miracle, a young Latina woman experiences strange things as a police detective searches for the truth behind his partner's death.

Allegiance  - NBCLocation scout NBC / Allegiance

Alex O'Connor, a young idealistic CIA analyst specializing in Russian affairs, learns a shocking secret and his close-knit, affluent family is about to be split apart when it's revealed that his parents, Mark (Scott Cohen) and Katya (Hope Davis), are covert Russian spies deactivated decades ago. But today the Kremlin has re-enlisted them into service as they plan a terrorist operation inside the U.S. border that will bring America to its knees.
NBCUniversal

 

Production Company: NBCUniversal (NYC); Location Manager Mike Kriaris; Assistant Location Manager Danny Coss

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Allegiance - IMDb

A rookie CIA analyst doesn't know that members of his family are part of a Russian sleeper cell.

Nurse Jackie S7  Series Official Site   Showtime

 

Location scout Nurse Jackie

Every day is a matter of life and death in a hectic New York City hospital, but for Nurse Jackie that’s the easiest part. Between chronic back pain that won’t quit, and a personal life on the constant edge of collapse, it’s going to take a white lie here, a bent rule there, and a handful of secret strategies to relieve the pain, and stay one step ahead of total disaster. Three-time Emmy® winner Edie Falco stars in the critically acclaimed Showtime Original Comedy Series NURSE JACKIE.
Showtime / Nurse Jackie

 

Production Company: Nurse Productions (NYC); Location Manager: Dena Gheith; Assistant Location Manager: Dan Welch

I love all the wacky posters, billboards and banners the show has come up with over the years 🙂
Nurse Jackie  posters

Nurse Jackie posters

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Nurse Jackie - IMDb

A drug-addicted nurse struggles to find a balance between the demands of her frenetic job at a New York City hospital and an array of personal dramas.

UPDATED: January 7, 2016