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TV shows filmed on Long Island

Emma Stone stars in Netflix's "Maniac" series.

Emma Stone stars in Netflix's "Maniac" series. Credit: Netflix

Did you know Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black" has filmed on Long Island? Plus, see which other shows have shot scenes in Nassau or Suffolk.

"The Undoing"

The upcoming HBO miniseries "The Undoing," an adaptation of the Jean Hanff Korelitz novel "You Should Have Known," starring Hugh Grant and Nicole Kidman, has been shooting on the North Fork. Filming took place May 6-8, 2019 on Rocky Point Road in East Marion, with further shoots scheduled for later in May 2019.


This crime drama about a National Marine Fisheries Services officer in Provincetown, Massachusetts, investigating a murder tied to the Cape's opioid crisis, "Hightown" began filming in April 2019 in Freeport and is scheduled to continue into July 2019. Production took place April 5, at private homes on Johnson Place and Church Street, and at Bagel Dock and Cafe on Guy Lombardo Avenue, and at the Johnson Place home. The village's board of trustees additionally approved filming at a private home on Garfield Street and at Freeport Auto Parts & Wrecking on Buffalo Avenue on May 8, 2019 according to public records. 

Freeport has served as a locale for film and TV projects including the Jake Gyllenhaal's 2015 movie "Demolition;" the upcoming TNT telefilm pilot "Constance;" and the upcoming independent feature "Roads to Olympia," which shot at Village Hall.


This new Netflix limited series starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill, was partly filmed in Valley Stream and Oceanside.

"The Blacklist"

NBC's "The Blacklist" has filmed on multiple Long Island locations. Pictured above, is a scene under the Bayville Bridge on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Other locations include Republic Airport in Farmingdale, Youngs Farm in Old Brookville and most recently Hempstead Town Hall on Friday Oct. 5, 2018.

"Jessica Jones"

Netflix's "Jessica Jones," starring Krysten Ritter as the former superhero turned private investigator, shot several scenes at the Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead for the fifth episode of its second season.


"Crashing" came back to crash on Long Island. After filming the first-season finale at Sands Point Preserve last June, the HBO series, produced by Woodbury's own Judd Apatow, returned to Long Island to shoot an episode of the second season at the Marriott Hotel in Uniondale on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

"Secrets and Wives"

Bravo's "Secrets and Wives," followed, Amy Miller, left, Cori Goldfarb, Susan Doneson, Liza Sandler, Andi Black and Gail Greenberg in various neighborhoods on Long Island throughout 2014.

"Fire Island"

Logo's reality series "Fire Island" filmed in Fire Island Pines during the summer of 2016 as it followed six guys looking for summer romance on Long Island.

"Princesses: Long Island"

Bravo's "Princesses: Long Island" chronicled six young Jewish women during the summer of 2012 in various communities on Long Island including Roslyn, Old Westbury, Great Neck and more.


The CBS legal drama "Bull" shot at and around the Allegria Hotel on West Broadway in Long Beach on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.

"Madame Secretary"

Newsday's headquarters in Melville was transformed for a taping of the CBS show, "Madame Secretary" on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

It wasn't the first time the drama starring Tea Leoni used LI as a backdrop. Here, the star cheers her on-screen daughter during a soccer game at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa as the cast films scenes on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.

"Kevin Can Wait"

Kevin James' CBS sitcom "Kevin Can Wait" is shot in its entirety at Bethpage's Gold Coast Studios, becoming the first network prime-time series to originate from a Long Island-based facility.

"The Affair"

The Showtime network series "The Affair" is not only generally set in Montauk, but features a character (Alison) who works at the area landmark and roadside Amagansett restaurant Lobster Roll. Other Long Island locations used include the Lynbrook Westwood LIRR train station and The Landmark in Port Washington.

"The Americans"

"The Americans," the FX period drama centered on the Cold War, was partially filmed on Long Island, including scenes filmed on Corporate Drive at Zeckendorf Boulevard in Westbury and a scene at Eisenhower Park in 2013.

“Person of Interest”

The CBS science fiction crime drama "Person of Interest" shot an exploding vehicle scene Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2016, at Grumman Studios in Bethpage.


Lena Dunham, center, actress, creator, and executive producer of the HBO series "Girls," visits with fans as filming for the HBO series gets under way in Greenport, on June 18, 2013.

"Royal Pains"

Co-stars Mark Feuerstein, who plays Dr. Hank Lawson, and Reshma Shetty, who plays Divya Katdare, in a "Royal Pains" scene filmed at a home in Sands Point on Thursday, June 5, 2014.

"The Leftovers"

"The Leftovers," an HBO series, filmed on Friday, May 2, 2014, in Malverne, where the neighborhood had been decorated in Christmas decor, much to homeowners' delight.

"Orange Is the New Black"

Jodie Foster directed a scene for an episode of the popular Netflix series at Riverhead's Suffolf Theater on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.

Suffolk County's jail facilities in Riverhead also had a two-day role during filming of "Orange Is the New Black."

"Masters of Sex"

A Huntington home was used in Showtime's series about pioneering sex researchers William Masters and Virginia Johnson. The show, based on Newsday writer Thomas Maier's book of the same name, wrapped in 2016. "Masters of Sex" also shot scenes at Hempstead House, the Sands Point mansion once owned by the industrialist Guggenheim family.

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