Shreveport is a great way to get a downtown city life from Louisiana. Famous for its nightlife and 25,000-square-foot “Once In A Millennium Moon Mega Mural,” Shreveport has been in many famous movies and TV shows. Productions have included True Blood, X-Men Origins: Wolverine and The Highwaymen, Shreveport has much to offer for film production teams.

New Orleans

While most people feel they’ve only seen New Orleans during Mardi Gras in movies and TV shows, it has been shown much more than that. The most populous city in Louisiana, New Orleans offers many different attractions and beautiful scenery for filming. Recognized worldwide for music, food and nightlife, there is always something to experience. Some major movies and TV shows that have been filmed in New Orleans are Project Power, American Horror Story and The Hunt.

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Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge is a major industrial, technology and motion picture city. As the capital of Louisiana, it offers a wide variety of resources for production teams. With some famous movies like Greyhound, Captain Marvel, the Pitch Perfect, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn and The Maze Runner being filmed in the city, Baton Rouge has quickly become a great host for movies and TV.


Located along the Vermillion River in Louisiana, this city was inhabited by Native Americans in its early history. Appearing in movies such as Double Jeopardy, Interview with the Vampire and Jack Reacher, this city offers a small-town feeling with a rich culture for many production teams.

Lake Charles

Lake Charles is a hub for gaming, tourism and celebrations. Its most popular celebration is Contraband Days, which is a 12-day celebration with Cajun food, contests, games, parades and firework shows. Movies such as The Beyond, Passion Fish and The Drowning Pool and TV shows like Good Eats have been filmed there.

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Bossier City

Dating back to the 1830s, it is most known for being a port for soldiers during the Civil War and for being a passing city for cowboys headed to the Wild West. With movies such as Olympus Has Fallen, Battle: Los Angeles and Day of the Warrior being filmed in Bossier City, it offers great city life with an interesting history to back it up.


Monroe, Louisiana sits along the Ouachita River, which has been said by National Geographic to be one of the most beautiful rivers in the world. It also is home to the very first Coca-Cola bottling plant. Some famous movies and TV shows that have been filmed in Monroe are The Beyond, Duck Dynasty and The Other Side.