‘2021 looks good’ for Illinois filming industry after productions delayed for months because of COVID
“We have a number of episodic shows that will be coming to town, hopefully putting down roots and creating jobs for a long, extended period of time. We also are looking to draw more feature film work to the city,” Kwame Amoaku said. “There’s a push to add more film production infrastructure to the city, more soundstages to increase our capacity. That’s something that we’ll be working hard on in 2021.”
The COVID-19 pandemic affected filming of "Chicago Med," "Chicago P.D." and "Chicago Fire." Those TV shows and others are back in production. Here's what's on tap for Chicago filming in 2021.