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On Location

Announcing Behind the Scenes of Ghostbusters: Afterlife!

Jason Reitman was helming the newest film, he was beyond ecstatic. But when he was then INVITED TO SET to go behind the scenes, well, his joy had no bounds.

Hot Toys Prototype Figures at Sideshow Con 2021!

Norm can barely contain himself as he gets up close with a wall-to-wall display of Hot Toys prototype figures set up at this year's Sideshow Con event!

Hot Toys 2020 Star Wars and Marvel Figure Reveals!

The protective glass is off for our visit to Sideshow Con's showroom to check out the newest Hot Toys figures from Avengers: Endgame, Marvel's Spider-Man, and Star Wars. It's our first chance to get a close-up look at anticipated figures like the sixth-scale battle damaged Thanos, Mandalorian and The Child, and convention exclusives like Spider-Man 2099!

Making the Custom Microphones for Hamilton!

We continue our tour backstage at the San Francisco touring production of Hamilton with a visit to the audio room, where assistant audio engineer Adrianna Brannon gives Adam an overview of what it takes to build, maintain, and manage the dozens of microphones used in the show. Adam also gets to check out King George's crown! Thanks to the team at Hamilton SF for being so welcoming during our visit!

Adam Savage Explores the Sound Mixing of Hamilton!

Adam Savage visits the sound mixing booth for the San Francisco touring production of Hamilton to learn how audio engineer Kevin McCoy mixes the dozens of microphone and instrument tracks in real-time during every performance. It's a mind-blowing look at important role of sound engineering and mixing for stage shows and musical theater.