09/21/16 10:18am
Cobie Smulders and Keegan-Michael Key on set of the new Netflix series "Friends Form College." (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Cobie Smulders and Keegan-Michael Key on the set of the new Netflix series ‘Friends From College.’ (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Fresh off his big win at the Emmy’s Sunday night, we spotted Keegan-Michael Key filming a scene for the upcoming Netflix series “Friends From College” at Macari Vineyards Wednesday morning.

The “Key and Peele” co-creator was seen chatting with his co-star Cobie Smulders of “How I Met Your Mother” fame in between rows of ripening grapes at the Mattituck vineyard. (more…)

02/15/14 11:38am
House of Cards Long Island Wine

Kevin Spacey stars in ‘House of Cards’ (Netflix promotional photo).

The Netflix series “House of Cards” made headlines Friday when President Barack Obama tweeted “No spoilers.” If you haven’t seen the first four episodes of the show’s second season, what follows is a bit of a spoiler. And if you’re a Long Island winemaker, it might spoil your day.  (more…)

01/31/14 12:46pm
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO

KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO

Downtown Riverhead was transformed into a setting for “Orange is the New Black” on Friday morning, as Academy Award-winner Jodie Foster directed a part of the Netflix series in front of the Suffolk Theater.

Although none of the stars of hit show were on the set to film the flashback scene, the episode’s director, Ms. Foster was on hand. Ms. Foster, who is best known for her roles in Taxi Driver and The Silence of the Lambs, was hands on with the actors and production staff during Friday’s filming.

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01/27/14 12:35pm
NETFLIX COURTESY PHOTO | Taylor Schilling, center, and castmates in a scene from season one of 'Orange is the New Black.'

NETFLIX COURTESY PHOTO | Taylor Schilling, center, and castmates in a scene from season one of ‘Orange is the New Black.’

Apparently, “Orange is the New Black” can’t get enough of the Riverhead area.

The Netflix series, which we previously reported had been seeking “scary-looking” extras for scenes at the Riverside jail, will likely be filming in downtown Riverhead later this week. (more…)