Fact Check: TV Show Settings vs. Filming Locations

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 1 month ago

"Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy" may be set in Washington, D.C., and Seattle, but were they actually filmed there? Check out our list to find out where some of your favorite Fall and upcoming TV shows were filmed.

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Ellen Pompeo in Grey's Anatomy (2005)

"Grey's Anatomy" (2005 to present)

Set in: Seattle

Shot in: Los Angeles and Seattle

2
Katheryn Winnick and Travis Fimmel in Vikings (2013)

"Vikings" (2013 to present)

Set in: Scandinavia, England, and France Shot in: Ireland

3
Tony Goldwyn in Scandal (2012)

"Scandal " (2012 to present)

Set in: Washington, D.C.

Shot in: Los Angeles

5
Viola Davis in How to Get Away with Murder (2014)

"How to Get Away With Murder" (2014 to present)

Set in: Philadelphia

Shot in: Los Angeles

6
Gabriel Macht and Patrick J. Adams in Suits (2011)

"Suits " (2011 to present)

Set in: New York

Shot in: Toronto

7
Freddie Highmore in The Good Doctor (2017)

"The Good Doctor" (2017 to present)

Set in: San Jose, Calif.

Shot in: Vancouver, B.C., Canada

8
Christian Slater in Mr. Robot (2015)

"Mr. Robot" (2015 to present)

Set in: New York

Shot in: New York

9
Terrence Howard in Empire (2015)

"Empire" (2015 to present)

Set in: New York and Philadelphia

Shot in: Chicago

10
Sean Hayes, Eric McCormack, and Debra Messing in Will & Grace (1998)

"Will & Grace " (1998 to present)

Set in: New York

Shot in: Los Angeles

11
Cush Jumbo and Rose Leslie in The Good Fight (2017)

"The Good Fight " (2017 to present)

Set in: Chicago

Shot in: New York City

13
Justin Hartley and Milana Vayntrub in This Is Us (2016)

"This Is Us" (2016 to present)

Set in: New Jersey, New York, Pittsburgh, and Los Angeles.

Shot in: Los Angeles and Long Beach, Calif.

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"Stranger Things " (2016 to present)

Set in: Hawkins, Ind.

Shot in: Jackson, Ga.

15
Sullivan Stapleton and Jaimie Alexander in Blindspot (2015)

"Blindspot " (2015 to present)

Set in: New York City

Shot in: New York City

16
John Stamos, Dave Coulier, and Bob Saget in Fuller House (2016)

"Fuller House" (2016 to present)

Set in: San Francisco Shot in: Los Angeles

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Téa Leoni in Madam Secretary (2014)

"Madam Secretary " (2014 to present)

Set in: Washington, D.C.

Shot in: New York