THE BEAR

‘The Bear’ Season Three Will Premiere in June, Begins Filming in Chicago Next Week

The ravenous fan base for The Bear will savor this update on Season Three. As SCREEN shared earlier this year, the Golden Globe and Emmy winning FX series is expected…

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Colle McVoy’s Dustin Black Shares His Super Bowl Ad Faves and Flops

In the ad world, Super Bowl Sunday is about anything but football. Or even Taylor Swift or Usher. It’s about the commercials! We were honored to have Minneapolis-based agency Colle…

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‘The Bear’ Wins Again! Christopher Storer Plates DGA Award

The parade of accolades for Chicago-made series The Bear continues! Christopher Storer has won the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series for The Bear,…

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‘The Bear’ Creator Christopher Storer Collaborates with Chicago Talent for Coca-Cola Ad

In his acclaimed FX series The Bear, creator Christopher Storer uses quick cuts, visual chaos and unusual angles to give make viewers feel like they are in the kitchen and…

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‘The Bear’ Director of Photography Andrew Wehde Nominated for ASC Award

More accolades for the Chicago television community… and this time it’s behind the camera, not in front of it. The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) revealed its 2024 Outstanding Achievement…

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Chicago’s Paskal Rudnicke Casting Brings Home the Emmy

Awards season is here, and so are the wins for the Chicago television community. The Creative Arts Emmy Awards handed out trophies for Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series, and…

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A Whopping Five Golden Globe Noms for ‘The Bear’

Awards season is here, and The Bear is once again right in the thick of it. The filmed-in-Chicago FX series led the TV contingent with a full plate of five…

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SAG-AFTRA Reaches Tentative Agreement With Studios, Ending Actors Strike… So Now What?

“The strike officially ends at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, November 9.” After a grueling four months on strike, SAG-AFTRA has officially reached a tentative agreement on a new three-year contract…

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Filmed-In-Chicago ‘The Bear’ Renewed for a Third Season at FX

Yes, yes, YES, CHEF! Popular comedy-drama The Bear will return for a third season on FX in 2024, the Disney-owned cable network has announced. The news comes months after the…

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“Last, Best and Final Offer” Sent to SAG-AFTRA Negotiating Committee by AMPTP

This is it. The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) has sent its “final offer” to the SAG-AFTRA Negotiating Committee. And now, the film and television industry across…

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The End Is Near? SAG-AFTRA Negotiations Continue This Week with Deal in Sight

November is here, and so is a wave of hope that the strike may be ending soon. On this 111th day of the 2023 actors strike, SAG-AFTRA and the Hollywood…

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SAG-AFTRA Negotiations Will Resume This Tuesday

There is positive news from the picket lines to start the week ahead. SAG-AFTRA and Hollywood studios have set a date to return to the bargaining table, and that date…

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Need More of ‘The Bear’ Star Jeremy Allen White? Add His New Film ‘Fremont’ to Your Menu

So you’ve watched both seasons of The Bear – twice – and you’re looking for more from series star and Golden Globe winner Jeremy Allen White? SCREEN has you covered….

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‘The Bear’ Roars with a Whopping 13 Emmy Nominations

Is The Bear one of the most nominated series of the 2023 Emmys? Yes chef, it is! And that’s just for Season One. The Made-In-Chicago FX dramedy about a fine…

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Thursday Marks Season Two Premiere for ‘The Bear’

Yes Chef! The Premiere is here. The ravenous fan base for the Golden Globe award winning show is starving for the new menu for Season Two. The Bear‘s highly anticipated…

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‘The Bear’ Director of Photography Andrew Wehde Joins Panel Lineup for Filmscape Chicago

When Hulu’s The Bear dropped last summer, it took the internet and the Chicago food scene by storm. Filmscape Chicago is the largest film and television expo in the Midwest…

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‘The Bear’ Unveils Season Two Trailer; Premiere Set for June 22

Yes Chef! It’s time to take a peek at what’s on the menu for Season Two. FX recently announced that The Bear‘s highly anticipated premiere is set for June 22nd….

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‘The Bear’ Announces June 22 Premiere Date, Serves Up New Poster

To Jeremy Allen White and his superb cast and crew… welcome back. And to you and yours… it’s time to mark your calendar. FX has announced that The Bear‘s highly…

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Season Two of ‘The Bear’ Begins Filming This Week in Chicago: Dates, Locations, More

Yes Chef! The Bear is back, and filming for new episodes begins this week in Chicago. SCREEN can confirm the FX series will begin filming Season Two in Chicago this…

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‘The Bear’ Is Back! Season Two Begins Filming February 21 in Chicago

2023 is off to an uproarious start in Chicago. Critics love The Bear. Fans love The Bear. And most of all, Chicago loves The Bear. So when can the city…

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‘The Bear’ Star Matty Matheson and Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon Team Up for Super Bowl Spot

DoorDash is speeding its way back into the Super Bowl extravaganza… and they are doing so with a familiar face for Chicago TV fans. The delivery service’s new ad stars…

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Critics Choice Win for Jeremy Allen White and Chicago Made Series ‘The Bear’

Chicago’s newest hit series continues to serve up the wins. At the Critics Choice Awards this past Sunday night, Jeremy Allen White took home the Best Actor in a Comedy…

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Chicago Series ‘The Bear’ Plates Three Critics Choice Award Nominations

TV nominees for the 28th Annual Critics Choice Awards were announced this week, and a Chicago television series is near the top of the pack. FX’s The Bear earned a…

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Filming in Chicago Begins October 26 for Network Pilot ‘Deli Boys’; ‘The Bear’ DP Joins Team

It’s been a busy October in Chicago and the pace is only picking up. 20th Century Studios (formerly 20th Century Fox until a couple of years ago) is in town…

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February Start Date for FX Series ‘The Bear’ Season Two in Chicago

2023 will be off to an uproarious start in Chicago. Critics love The Bear. Fans love The Bear. And most of all, Chicago loves The Bear. So when can the…

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Filmed-In-Chicago FX Series ‘The Bear’ Renewed for Season Two

The beef will be back! FX has renewed “The Bear” for a second season soon after Season 1 premiered all at once on Hulu. More great news for the Chicago…

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FX Unveils Trailer for Chicago-Made ‘The Bear,’ Led by ‘Shameless’ Star Jeremy Allen White

The Bear was 100% filmed in Chicago and it will be premiering on Hulu June 23rd. SCREEN has your first look at the series today. FX has unveiled the trailer…

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FX Comedy ‘The Bear’ Begins Filming in Chicago, Led By ‘Shameless’ Star Jeremy Allen White

It’s shaping up to be a very busy 2022 for the Chicago television production industry. SCREEN reported back in October that the FX comedy series The Bear had received a…

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February March Shoot for Chicago-Bound FX Series ‘The Bear’

Here is yet another stocking stuffer of good news for the Chicago television production industry. SCREEN reported back in October that the FX comedy series The Bear had received a…

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Series Order for FX Comedy ‘The Bear’ Led By ‘Shameless’ Star Jeremy Allen White

FX is keeping Shameless vet Jeremy Allen White in Chicago with a series order for the Windy City-set restaurant comedy The Bear. The pilot filmed in town this past July…

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‘Shameless’ alum Jeremy Allen White headlining FX pilot ‘The Bear,’ filming in Chicago in July

Shameless fans might be missing the dearly departed Emmy-winning series but there is good news ahead. Shameless alum Jeremy Allen White will be returning to Chicago and to the small…

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