Peter Cameron, The Canadian Press
Published Monday, February 27, 2017 1:17PM EST
Last Updated Monday, February 27, 2017 2:04PM EST
TORONTO -- Film, television and digital productions contributed more than $2 billion to Toronto's economy in 2016, Mayor John Tory said Monday as he promised to streamline regulations, helping the city compete with other global destinations.
Calling the industry a "key economic driver" for the city, Tory said that 2016 topped the previous high of $1.5 billion in 2015.