Jo Banner is a proud Creole from southeast Louisiana and serves as communication manager and film coordinator for New Orleans Plantation Country. Even as a lifelong resident, she is still enamored with the historical homes, moss covered oak trees and delicious cuisine of the region. When she’s not enjoying strolls along the levee, you can find Jo studying Louisiana’s strange tales and legends—often still looking over her shoulder to make sure the loup garou is not chasing her. Jo can be reached at [email protected]

  • Tue, 07/22/2014

    Sitting in a ditch watching Matthew McConaughey film a scene for the HBO series True Detective is not the most glamorous side of the movie industry. Yet with McConaughey’s wardrobe crew on one side of me and his hair and makeup...