Media Advisory
April 30, 2024

Tomorrow, Mayor Olivia Chow will be joined by Councillor Paula Fletcher (Toronto-Danforth); Councillor Shelley Carroll (Don Valley North); Magali Simard, Director of Industry and Community Relations, Cinespace Studios; and Miles Dale, Film Producer, to kick-off the Mayor’s Mission to Los Angeles.

Date: Wednesday, May 1
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Cinespace Studios’ Marine Terminal campus, on the set of Netflix’s production of FRANKENSTEIN directed by Guillermo Del Toro, 8 Unwin Ave.

The Mayor’s Mission to Los Angeles is a collaborative public- and private-sector initiative that will see Mayor Chow and other industry delegates meet with established and prospective clients of Toronto’s film industry.

Toronto has one of the largest screen-based industries in North America, employing more than 35,000 people and generating a local industry record of $2.6 billion in direct spending in 2022.

Toronto is home to more than three million people whose diversity and experiences make this great city Canada’s leading economic engine and one of the world’s most diverse and livable cities. As the fourth largest city in North America, Toronto is a global leader in technology, finance, film, music, culture and innovation and climate action, and consistently places at the top of international rankings due to investments championed by its government, residents and businesses. For more information visit the City’s website or follow us on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook.

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