TV stars working in Toronto offer high praise for city, crews, attractions

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by Joshua Maloni

On Twitter: @joshuamaloni

What do "Suits," "Beauty and the Beast," "Orphan Black" and "Defiance" have in common?

Impossibly good-looking stars? Yes.

Strong female characters? Of course.

They're all filmed in Toronto.

Yes, Toronto.

At a time when New York is trying to capture a larger piece of the Hollywood pie and attract more productions to the state, several top-rated TV shows are currently filming just 90 minutes away from Western New York. Others, including "Covert Affairs" and "Warehouse 13," recently wrapped production in "The 416," where film and television is a billion (with a "B") dollar industry.

 

 

 

 

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