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'Ugly Betty' production leaves L.A.

May 10, 2008 9:37:03 PM PDT
Reports that ABC's hit TV show 'Ugly Betty' is leaving Los Angeles has Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger speaking out.The TV show's crew members were told Monday that production of the show will move to New York and that about two-thirds of them will lose their jobs.

New York's governor has just signed a law tripling his state's film tax credit.

Under the law, companies that film there can receive a 35 percent credit if most of their production is filmed in the state.

Schwarzenegger spoke out on the issue, saying he's been pushing for tax incentives for years now.


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