“Grimm” – Gone, But Not Forgotten. PBJ Sums Up 7 years and 6 Seasons

“Grimm” has made Portland home for 7 years, hired around 1,000 people (80 percent of the crew have been local, and about 250 full time crew), spent a little over $55 million each year, and has helped many vendors and support businesses expand in equipment and employees, as well as showcase Portland’s varied locations.  The […]

“Grimm” Gala Raises Over $800K For Doernbecher’s At Final Gala

Over the weekend, “Grimm”  NBCUniversal, Comcast, and Nike brought together cast, crew and attendees for the final time, to raise money for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Foundation.  Within 3 hours, over $800,000 was raised from the gala’s auction of unique items, and props, from the show that has called Portland their home for 7 years and […]

Goodbye To “Grimm” – Last Season Premiering Tomorrow Night on NBC

Tomorrow night sees “Grimm“‘s last season premiere – we will all be sad to say goodbye to the show’s quirky and murky portrayal of Portland’s fictitious underbelly, the real city locations, the Wesen, the Police precinct, and the many character actors and stars alike.  Six seasons, seven years in the making, and well over 100 […]

Buddymoon Film in Theaters & On Demand From July 1st. Starring David Giuntoli (“GRIMM”) and Flula Borg (Pitch Perfect 2). Pre-Order Now on iTunes!

IN THEATERS & ON DEMAND JULY 1st David (David Giuntoli) is left by his fiancé days before the wedding, and Flula (Flula Borg), his eccentrically upbeat best man, insists that they go on David’s honeymoon together: a backpacking trip through Oregon’s scenic mountains. Prepare to laugh when  the pair crosses paths with a dazed conspiracy theorist […]

The Art of Grimm On OPB TV

See Grimm fairy tales in the making! Join Oregon Art Beat on OPB TV this Thursday as they continue their “Made in the Northwest” series—a month-long tribute to local artists making the northwest an even more beautiful place to call home. The series continues on OPB TV this Thursday, May 19 at 8 p.m. with “The Art of Grimm,” […]

“Grimm” Renewed For Season 6

NBC’s “Grimm” has been renewed for season 6! “We absolutely love what our producers and cast have accomplished over the past five seasons,” NBC Entertainment Jennifer Salke said. “They have created a whole new world of creatures and have a truly devoted fan base. We can’t wait to see what comes next.” Read more here.

What is it Like to Work on “Grimm”, “Portlandia” & “The Librarians”?

OregonLive found out in a piece that Kristi Turnquist put out last week showcasing a handful of professionals working in TV, in Oregon. “LA vs. Portland?”, “How did you get your start?”, “Can local actors make a living in Portland?”, “What is the Portland TV and film scene?” were some of the questions asked, and […]

More Good Day Oregon Went Behind The Scenes With Grimm’s Monster Makers

  Fox 12’s More Good Day Oregon, went behind the scenes to examine the creative excellence that goes into the creation the monsters of “Grimm”.  Christina Kortum (Ravenous Studios) creates and assists Barney Burman (B2FX) on the Wesen creature creations using prosthetics. Check out more of their work here.

Grimmster Foundation Raises $386,000 For Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

  Another successful Grimmster Foundation Gala, put on by NBC Comcast over the week end, raised $386,000 for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital from ticket sales and silent auction items.

100 Episodes Of “Grimm” Has Meant Job Growth, Local Business Support & Portland Recognition

Portland celebrated “Grimm’s” 100th episode on Tuesday.  Thank you to Governor Kate Brown, Nick Fish, Oregon legislators and the cast and crew who all gathered on the “Grimm” stage to celebrate this occasion.  And there is a lot to celebrate in addition to the show reaching it’s 100th milestone: more than 250 million dollars has […]