Category Archives: Press

A grim future for Portland’s film industry?

Don’t let the Portland Business Tribune‘s headline scare you!* While we might not see another Grimm for a while, there are lots of productions coming down the pike in Oregon, from cable series (including The Librarians Season 4), to projects … Continue reading

Oregon Film Industry in the News

Lana Veenker and Oregon Film Commissioner Tim Williams recently sat down with Mary Loos from KATU to talk about Oregon’s growing film industry. Grimm and Portlandia have ended, but their success, along with Oregon’s reputation and film incentive, make the … Continue reading

Cast Iron Studios, TNT & Film Offices team up to repeat Talent Diversity Initiative

Last year, Cast Iron Studios and TNT–along with Act Now Studio and Scott Rogers Studios–hosted the first Northwest Talent Diversity Initiative. The 36-hour intensive acting course gave 32 performers of color the opportunity to hone their chops with two of … Continue reading

How to Get Your Child into Show Business

Lana got to join Tra’Renee Chambers on KATU’s new show Afternoon Live on September 20th to talk about how to get your child into show business. Lana was able to give some great tips on the best way to go … Continue reading

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