News and Updates

For your consideration, we have compiled recent articles and other content about Georgia’s coast as it relates to film and entertainment. If you would like to submit an article to be included here or in our newsletter, please contact us.

Latest James Magazine features Coastal Entertainment and Tourism.
South Georgia Studios & PhilanthroFilms held their Ribbon Cutting during the Georgia Unscripted Roadshow in Valdosta.
Coastal Entertainment Alliance, Georgia Entertainment, Georgia Matters, and other partners attended the 2024 Georgia Chamber's Eggs and Issues Breakfast held on the field of Mercedes Benz Stadium. We heard from Governor Brian Kemp, Speaker of the House Jon Burns, Lt. Governor Burt Jones, and other state leaders.
Pigmental Studios in St. Marys hosted a Studio Tour and a Legislative Support Reception for the House Economic Develpment & Tourism Committee. Pictured L-R House Economic Dev. Committee Chair Ron Stephens, House Majority Whip James Burchett, and House Special Rules Chair Steven Sainz
The Richmond Hill / Bryan County Chamber of Commerce held their first annual Legislative Mix & Mingle on the Marsh, and it was a huge success. Thank you to the 200 plus attendees and all the Legislators who came out for the event. Pictured L-R RHBC Chamber Board Member Matt Campbell, State Rep. Lehman Franklin, State Rep. Al Williams, State Rep. Jesse Petrea, Congressman Buddy Carter, Bryan County Commission Chair Carter Infinger, RHBC Chamber CEO Summer Beal, Development Authority of Bryan County CEO Anna Chafin
The Creative Economy Journal was unveiled during Games Week at the Georgia Entertainment Signature 100 Event. L-R GDEcD Commissioner Pat Wilson, Combat Boots 2 The Boardroom Founder Lynnetta Smith, and CEA's Matt Campbell
Ruling issued on Georgia's Voting Maps
DREAMHACK, it was simply Amazing. The Superbowl of Gaming and E-Sports drew over 40,000 to the Georgia World Congress Center capping off Games Week.
Georgia Entertainment's Signature 100 @ Uptown Atlanta- A spectacular night showcasing the Creative Economy while supporting Rescuing Hope, a wonderful organization making great strides against Sex Trafficking. Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Pat Wilson received the Creative Champion Award.

Entertainment Tourism Alliance of Georgia Official Announcement of Case Study with UGA and Skillshot Media