Tony Armer Press & Media

Tony Armer interviewing Milana Vayntrub, Jacob M. Pierce Photography

* This list does not include over 2 dozen news hits and interviews on camera.

** Does not include over a dozen sit-down interviews with local and nationally syndicated morning TV shows.


Tony Armer Joins Steven Demmler’s Talon Entertainment As Head Of Physical Production

Screen Daily

International production execs talk prioritising sustainability in the film industry

Why Dallas has a bright future as a filming location

Scenic St. Pete Clearwater busier than ever as productions return

CBS 11 Dallas

Will Texas’ boost in film incentive funding lead to economic development – CBS Texas

Texas Today

The Future of Film and TV in North Texas

Dallas Morning News

 Dallas Film & Creative Industries Office hires new chief Tony Armer


 Christina Ricci, Tom Hopper, David Dastmalchian Boarding ‘Can’t Stop the Dawn’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Tampa Bay Times

Pinellas film commissioner resigns for same job in Dallas

17 Tampa Bay productions received $1.5 million in county funds in 2022

Woody Harrelson, Laura Linney movie about Clearwater is filming in South Carolina

Dean Cain portrays the mayor of Dunedin in a film about a robotic dog

‘Spring Break Nightmare’ is the latest Lifetime film shot in Tampa Bay

Florida winter can’t cool down Tampa Bay’s film scene

Movie about USF football players lost at sea to be Made in Clearwater

More public money sought to keep eager producers filming in Tampa Bay

Small productions create big impact with hundreds of new jobs in Hillsborough, Pinellas

Filmmaker Tosca Musk, sister of Elon Musk, to make her next movie in St. Petersburg

Lights, camera, action: Here’s how St. Petersburg homes played a feature role in new movies.

Need to film scenes from Brooklyn? Chicago? Canada? Tampa Bay stands in for all of them

Could Tampa Bay be the future location of Hallmark films? We traveled to a film set to find out

Could you be the next Hallmark movie star? Film extras are needed in Pinellas County.

Another Hallmark movie is coming to Tampa Bay, and possibly eight more.

Get the tissues: A Hallmark movie is being filmed in St. Petersburg 

For industry promoters, going small pays off with indie film boom in Tampa Bay area 

The Zola Twitter saga went viral. The ‘Zola’ movie is being filmed in Tampa Bay. 

At 50, Clearwater’s real-life superhero is hanging up his super suit 

Pinellas keeps movie dreams alive with indie roles, including Kevin Smith’s latest film

From St. Pete to Cannes: Web series showcases Pinellas filmmaking with zero state money

Fake Ybor City stars in Ben Affleck’s new film

Amazon show ‘Barry Baker: Aspiring Serial Killer’ springs from Tampa Bay

Movie sequel will unleash ‘killer’ clowns on Tampa Bay area streets

Sunscreen Film Festival brings celebrities, film buffs to St. Petersburg

Here’s what movies are coming to Sunscreen Film Festival

March Fools Day: Notebook 2 is NOT being filmed in Clearwater

Without any money, what is Florida doing to get movies made here?

‘Joey Pants’ filming ‘Random Tropical Paradise’ movie in St. Pete Beach

Bryan Cranston films ‘Infiltrator’ at the Don CeSar on St. Pete Beach

Tim Burton movie unites Tampa Bay’s film commissions

Tim Burton’s ‘Miss Peregrine’ begins filming in Tampa Bay next week

St. Petersburg-Clearwater Film Commission taps new leader

Tampa Bay Business Journal

Feature film being shot in Tampa Bay

Why St. Pete-Clearwater is on track to get $11 million in film work

Web series begins filming in St. Pete

VSPC names Tony Armer film commissioner

Another Florida-set film lured away by Georgia’s tax incentives

Pinellas tourist agency rides the wake of the Discovery Channel with ‘Grouper Week’

Director Tim Burton to shoot ‘Miss Peregrine’ movie in the Bay area starting Feb. 21

Legislative Preview: Film/TV industry to push hard to restore state incentive money

Local film commissioners heading to Cannes festival (Video)

George Takei to make special, intimate appearance in Pinellas

Digital media a priority for new St. Pete/Clearwater film commissioner

Takei appearance part of a bigger talent deal with Pinellas Film Commission

Inside the incentive deal that landed Tim Burton’s ‘Miss Peregrine’

Tim Burton Coming Back to Tampa Bay

Bay News 9

Free video production classes to launch in Pinellas County

St. Pete Among Top 25 Places for Film Makers to Live, Work

Bay Area autistic filmmaker gets professional help with next project

Hollywood Beach? Why the film industry is booming in Pinellas County

Sunscreen Film Festival kicks off with movie ‘Rosé All Day’

Bay Area Film Company Shooting Christmas Movie in Pinellas Park

New Legislation Hoping to Put Florida on the Silver Screen

IRMA: Feature film crew shoots scenes in Pinellas after Irma delay

Canadian filmmakers shoot web series in St. Pete Beach

Local teen attends Sunscreen Film Festival thanks to Children’s Dream Fund

Exclusive: Swiss DJ & supermodel filming music video in St. Pete Beach

Bryan Cranston in St. Pete Beach for The Infiltrator

Assorted Other News / PR Outlets

New Tampa reality show is latest example of Bay Area’s flourishing film industry

Lights, Camera, The Bay? Recent films bring millions into Tampa Bay

Sundance fellow and filmmaker to host screening and performance at Studio620

Lights, camera, action: Filming underway in Dunedin for movie starring Dean Cain as city mayor

Tax incentives proposed to bring filmmakers back to Florida

Screen Talks: Production experts talk new Covid-19 realities, pushing shoots to 2021

Q&A: shooting film and TV projects in St Petersburg/Clearwater

St. Pete-Clearwater Film Commission enjoys record year

After area plays host to two film shoots, officials hope to woo more movies to town

Advocates push for more tax breaks for film industry in Florida

Pinellas film commission to ask for bigger budget to lure studios

Production begins for two films in St. Petersburg

Hallmark Movies Might Be Helping the Economy in This Florida Region

Camera crews making their way to Pinellas County on Hallmark’s new movie, ‘Love in the Sun’

Hallmark movie to shoot in Pinellas, Hillsborough

Safety Harbor to be a backdrop for new Hallmark Movie

Hallmark’s New ‘Garden Party’ Movie Is Set in This Beloved Florida City

AFM: ‘Bernie the Dolphin 2’ Heads Into Production

Florida lags behind in attracting blockbuster movie shoots

World premiere of a local teacher’s screenplay

With South Bay ties, ‘Bernie the Dolphin’ hits theaters

Filmmaking in Tampa Bay Area ekes out a living

Movie “Gifted” set in St. Petersburg filmed in Georgia

Film News Roundup: ‘Bernie the Dolphin’ Movie Backed by Ambi Group

Filming for ‘Epiphany’ begins in Tarpon Springs

Sunscreen Film Festival West takes over Hermosa

Why wasn’t Magic Mike XXL filmed in Florida?

Filmed in Tampa Bay, Bernie the Dolphin is family-friendly Florida fun

How The Power-Broker Koch Brothers Are Killing The Florida Film Business

AFM: International reps discuss incentives, filming opportunities