Productions - A Rich Palette Of Scenic Locations

With a variety of settings that are uniquely Louisiana, and a rich palette of scenic locations that can play for nearly anywhere, filmmakers love lensing their Louisiana productions here.

If you’ve watched The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Monster’s Ball, Interview with the Vampire, or other big-budget films made in Louisiana, then you have already seen New Orleans Plantation Country featured prominently on screen.  “...and … Action!”

Here is a list of Louisiana productions filmed in New Orleans Plantation Country:

  • MudBound (2016)
  • Queen Sugar (2016)
  • Roots (2015)
  • When the Bough Breaks (2015)
  • NCIS: New Orleans (2015)
  • Quarry (2015) (TV Series)
  • Into the Badlands (2015) (TV Series)
  • Underground (2015) (TV Series)
  • Free State of Jones 2015 starring Matthew Mcconaughey
  • Astronaut Wives Club (2015)
  • American Horror Story Freak Show (2015)
  • True Detective 2013 starring Matthew Mcconaughey and Woody Harrelson
  • 12 Years a Slave 2013 starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong'o, Michael Fassbender, and Brad Pitt
  • 2 Guns starring Denzel Washington, Mark Whalberg, and Paula Patton
  • Django Unchained 2011 starring Jamie Foxx, Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson 
  • Hide 2011 (television movie of the week)
  • Ricochet 2011 (TNT's movie of the week) starring John Corbett
  • Parker aka Flash Fire 2011 starring Jason Statham, Jennifer Lozep, and Wendell Pierce
  • The Paper Boy 2011 starring Matthew McConaughey, Zac Efron, Nicole Kidman and John Cusack
  • Meeting Evil 2011 starring Samuel L. Jackson and Luke Wilson
  • Young and the Restless (CBS daytime television series), 2010 starring Christian LeBlanc, Sharon Case, Joshua Morrow and Michelle Stafford
  • Texas Killing Fields 2010 starring Sam Worthington
  • Love, Wedding, Marriage 2010 starring Mandy Moore, Christopher Lloyd and Kellan Lutz
  • Memphis Beat TV Series 2010- present starring Jason Lee, Alfre Woodard, Sam Hennings and DJ Qualls
  • Bolden!, 2010 starring Jackie Earlie Haley, Anthony Mackie and Michael Rooker
  • Legendary aka Brother’s Keeper, 2010 starring John Cena, Patricia Clarkson and Danny Glover
  • Knucklehead, 2010 starring Mark Feuerstein, Melora Hardin and Paul Wright
  • Welcome to the Rileys, 2010 starring James Gandolfini, Kristen Stewart and Melissa Leo
  • Jonah Hex 2009 starring Josh Brolin and Megan Fox
  • 12 Rounds, 2009 starring John Cena and Ashley Scott
  • American Violet, 2009 starring Nicole Beharie, Will Patton and Alfre Woodard
  • Brandi Carlile’s “That Year” Music Video, 2009
  • Mardi Gras: Spring Break, 2009 starring Carmen Electra, Nicholas D'Agosta, Josh Gad and Bret Harrison
  • Midnight Bayou (Lifetime made-for-television movie), 2009
  • Top Chef (Bravo television series), 2009
  • Meet the Spartans, 2008 starring Sean Maguire, Kevin Sorbo and Carmen Electra
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, 2008 starring Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett
  • Ghost Hunters (Sci-Fi Channel television series), 2008
  • Imagination Movers (Disney Channel television series, pilot), 2007
  • K'ville (Fox television series, pilot and first episode), 2007
  • All the King’s Men, 2006 starring Sean Penn, Jude Law and Kate Winslet
  • Beyoncé's "Déjà Vu" Music Video, 2006
  • The Skeleton Key, 2005 starring Kate Hudson and Peter Sarsgaard
  • Snow Wonder (Hallmark Hall of Fame), 2005
  • Walking on Dead Fish (Post Katrina Documentary), 2005
  • Monster’s Ball, 2001
  • Primary Colors, 1998
  • Kingfish: A story of Huey P. Long (TNT made-for-television movie), 1995
  • Interview with a Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, 1994
  • Grand Isle, 1992
  • Fletch Lives (Fletch II), 1989
  • The Long Hot Summer (NBC made-for-television movie), 1985
  • Days of our Lives (NBC daytime television series), 1984
  • Dixie: Changing Habits (CBS made-for-television movie), 1983
  • All My Children (ABC daytime television series), 1981
  • A Woman Called Moses, 1978
  • Big Bob Johnson and his Fantastic Speed Circus, 1978
  • Nightrider, 1978
  • A Closer Walk, 1976
  • Mandingo, 1975
  • Moon of the Wolf, 1972
  • Longstreet (ABC television series), 1971-72
  • Hush, Hush Sweet Charlotte, 1964

As you can see, New Orleans Plantation Country is an ideal spot for your Louisiana films, commercials or other productions!