TNT series "Leverage" will be back in Portland in March to begin filming its third season.
The production's return is good news for the state's film and video companies, as well as the local job market.
[Vince Porter, executive director of Oregon’s Film and Video Office,] said the state video office is working closely with Devlin and Electric Entertainment to possibly bring more projects to Oregon and Portland. “Leverage” gets about $3 million in state film and video production incentive money, and Devlin has expressed an interest in doing more here if more incentive money could be provided, Porter said.
The state could have another $5 million available for the right project, he said.
Read the full story at the Portland Tribune.