NBCUniversal visits Georgia to study country’s filming opportunities

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. Photo: David McNew/Getty Images.

Agenda.ge, 17 Jul 2019 - 14:23, Tbilisi,Georgia

One of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies, NBCUniversal, has come to Georgia to study the country’s filming capacity and opportunities. 

Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze welcomed the company’s employees today.

NBCUniversal operates a portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a suite of Internet-based businesses.

Prime Minister Bakhtadze hosted the company employees. Photo: PM's press office.

Company employees also visited different locations in Georgia to find out about other filming opportunities. 

Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze said the Georgian government welcomes collaboration with the company.

The history of NBUniversal stretches back to the early years of the 20th Century when NBC and Universal launched motion picture production and distribution and various entertaining businesses. It had about 62,000 employees  in total in 2017.