The San Fernando Valley has figured prominently in movies and television shows, but few mass media productions have promoted the Valley as consistently and overtly as the current series "Barry."

The HBO show even features a major character named NoHo Hank. From Residuals Tavern in Studio City to Fields Market in Canoga Park to NoHo Hank's Burbank hideout, the backdrop of "Barry" has been unapologetically 818.

Read the full story in the June 10 issue of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.