Niki Welge

Niki Welge has been appointed as the State Film Commissioner.

We are pleased to announce that Niki Welge has been appointed Commissioner of the Florida Office and Film and Entertainment within the Division of Strategic Business Development, Department of Economic Opportunity. Niki has served as interim Film Commissioner for the past 14 months, and has worked in the Florida Office of Film and Entertainment for more than 11 years. She is dedicated to the stateís economic growth and the success of the film and entertainment industry in Florida.more...




Headlines Today: August 30, 2014

That was filmed here? Check out all the projects Orlando's landed
When you think films in Florida, you probably think Iron Man 3 being filmed in Miami and Dolphin Tale being filmed over in Clearwater. Well, Central Florida has some film projects of its own. For example, did you know MTVís The Inbetweeners was filmed in Orlando? How about Hugh Jackmanís best work in 2004ís Van Helsing? Even fan favorites like Super Death Kill and Sex Machine 2025 were filmed here. more...

Local cake makers get reality show, 'Divas del Azucar'
Local bakers to the stars Divine Delicacies are getting their just desserts: a reality show. Las Divas de Azucar (Sugar Divas) premieres 9 p.m. Tuesday on MTV Tr3s. The longtime custom cake makers have already catered to the likes of entertainers Pitbull, Rihanna and Flo Rida and athletes, from boxer Floyd Merriweather to the entire Miami Heat team. All in a fun, occasionally stressful dayís work. ďOur show is about the challenges we face and the often crazy deadlines,Ē says Divine Delicacies co-owner Laura Candeau who runs the business with mom Iliana Lombardero. more...

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