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-- some of Hollywood's biggest names are headed to Georgia on the midnight train this week the summer comedy -- intern ship is scheduled to open.
And while the Libby said Google headquarters in California good part of the thought was actually shot in the peach state.
Last year alone hundreds of movies you thought it was in Hollywood right.
Thought went on in Georgia apparently status areas live from Atlanta with that course this morning and what -- -- Good morning Martha -- -- EU we screen -- studios in Atlanta Martha where they shot some scenes from that movie you just mentioned permanent studios like this one are becoming.
More and more common here in Georgia.
Georgia may seem an unlikely place to make movies.
But the peach state now ranks among the top five for TV and film.
Reduction we are -- Hollywood of the south and away because now we have the Hollywood infrastructure here.
Before we wrote nice place to shoot and -- -- tax.
The industry -- tax incentives of up to 30% for producing -- Georgia.
The studio say -- is among the most attractive of the 44 states that offer incentives but critics of the tax breaks say it disrupts the free market.
States have been bidding against each other.
And -- higher and higher exemptions better -- better deals for the film industry thank you mentioned that at some point Allstate's offer.
Convention -- where we got back about where we started.
But figures from the Georgia department of economic development show TV and film production spending more than doubled in Georgia after the tax credits went into -- fact.
Governor Nathan Deal sees the incentives as an investment.
To keep -- stay competitive in a growing industry is right now little difficult to calculate exactly how many jobs are produced.
We do know that you do is significant and that is growing.
-- out on the movie lot we met many film industry workers who say they moved to Georgia permanently because of the low cost of living.
And high number of jobs also studio executives say.
Atlanta's busy international airport in Georgia's diverse landscape also make it a very appealing place to shoot Martha.
Nice -- to let him down and thank you very much of that state where you can share.
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