It was established in 1835 and named for Henry Miller Shreve.
Today, it is known for its movie and entertainment filming industry - earning it the nickname "Hollywood of the South," its beautiful riverwalk, skyline, and Southern quality of life.
People Born in Shreveport
Shreveport in People's Lives
Sienna Miller: I traveled here in 2005 to film scenes of the movie Factory Girl.
Stephen Moyer: I was here often to film scenes of the TV show True Blood between 2008 - 2014.