On October 3rd at 6:30 pm, NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and CBS will be hosting CBS in NY at The New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building (Fifth Ave and 42nd street) in Manhattan.

CBS in NY, part of the “Made in NY” series, is a panel discussion taking in-depth look at what it takes to make a television series on location in New York City.

Members from a variety of CBS’s “Made in NY” TV series will be on hand to discuss the realities of filming in a city of 8.2 million residents and how New York City plays a role in their shows. Sharing their insights into television production will be: John Coles, co-executive producer and director (CBS’sElementary); Paul Kramer, location manager (CBS’s Person of Interest); Dan Lawson, costume designer (CBS ‘s The Good Wife); Kathy Mavrikakis, supervising producer (CBS’s Late Show with David Letterman); Jim Nuciforo, the technical consultant and former NYPD Detective (CBS’s Blue Bloods); and Diego Pardo, dialect coach (CBS’s Made in Jersey). The discussion will be moderated by Commissioner Katherine Oliver, from the Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment.

Visit to learn more about the “Made in NY” Industry Series.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP to by Monday, October 1, 2012.

About the Author

Iddan Brown is the Communications Technology Student Liason.