Monday, December 9, 2019

PRO BOWL RATINGS DA KINE

February 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Scheduling the much-maligned Pro Bowl game (it’s generally regarded as a Hawaiian holiday gift to the players at the end of the season) before the Super Bowl instead of after has certainly paid off for the television networks that take turns carrying it. The 2010 and 2011 games each drew 12.3 million viewers. This year’s […]

MOVIE TAX CREDITS BILL STALLED IN HAWAIIAN LEGISLATURE

May 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The bill that would have raised the tax credits for film and TV productions shot in Hawaii has stalled in the Hawaiian legislature and with it plans to build two movie studios, on the islands of Oahu and Maui. The bill would have boosted tax credits on films shot in Oahu to 35 percent from […]

HAWAII MAY UP TAX CREDITS FOR SHOOTING OUTSIDE OAHU

May 2, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Some Hawaiian lawmakers want to see some of the other islands share in the benefits of film production that the principal island of Oahu, where Honolulu is located, has enjoyed. A bill currently before the legislature would increase production tax credits from 20 to 40 percent on all the islands except Oahu, where they would […]