The CBS TV series ‘Madam Secretary’ starring Téa Leoni & Tim Daly is filmed mainly in in the State of New York instead of the Washington setting the show suggests. In particular, a lot of the show is shot around Brooklyn and Queens.
The drama series first aired on September 21st, 2014 on CBS and had a great welcome to the network by viewers. Written by Barbara Hall, Madam Secretary is about a CIA analyst who leaves her job to become Secretary of State after being asked by the president. Trying to balance her life between work and family, Elizabeth McCord (Téa Leoni), does everything one person can do to handle all of the stress and issues that comes with such an executive-level job.
In one of the episodes of the show, there is a gathering a diner. This diner is actually the Clinton Diner located on Maspeth Ave. in the city Maspeth, NY.
google street view > 5626 Maspeth Ave, Maspeth, NY 11378
Sound Stage at the Broadway Stages in Brooklyn
google street view > 203 Meserole Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Google Earth View > 370 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222
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Directed By: Barbara Hall
Written By: Barbara Hall
Starring: Téa Leoni, Tim Daly, Patina Miller
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A woman by the name of Elizabeth McCord is tasked with a the Secretary of State position. That’s great and all except for the fact she wasn’t expecting it — nor was her family.
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