District of Colombia
The motion picture and television industry is responsible for 4,587 direct jobs and $444.3 million in wages in the District of Columbia.
Many folks are familiar with Washington, D.C., landmarks such as the U.S. Capitol and the White House, but they probably haven’t spent a lot of time in southeast Washington. Robert “Snughie” Stocks grew up there, when crime was at an all-time high. Yet he knew early on that music was in him, was a part of him, and that it could take him places. He’s on his way there now.