Renderings show Hackman’s planned Culver Studios expansion

The 413,000-square-foot expansion is slated for 2020 completion

TRD LOS ANGELES /
Sep.September 26, 2017 09:00 AM
Culver Studios Rendering (Credit: Gensler)

The studio where “Gone with the Wind” and “E.T.” were filmed is scheduled for a makeover.

In an updated version of the environmental impact report, with new renderings, Hackman Capital Partners proposes an expansion of 413,000-square-feet to the 14-acre site at 9336 W. Washington Boulevard, Urbanize reported.

The Gensler-designed project would demolish some existing structures to make room for seven new buildings. Some aging areas would also be refurbished.
The renovated studio will also offer more parking along Van Buren Place, allowing space for over 2,300 vehicles.

Culver Studios Rendering (Credit: Gensler)
Culver Studios Rendering (Credit: Gensler)

An initial report from the Culver City Planning Division said the new facilities will offer a mix of production space, offices and digital media stages.

Hackman acquired the iconic studio founded by silent movie pioneer Thomas Ince for $85 million in 2014. If approved, construction will begin in early 2018 and end in 2020.

Culver Studios Rendering (Credit: Gensler)
Culver Studios Rendering (Credit: Gensler)

The studio made headlines earlier this year as rumors circulated that Amazon and Apple were going to be moving into the space to pursue original content production. [Urbanize] Natalie Hoberman


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
Eric Garcetti orders a moratorium on LA commercial evictions (Photo credit: iStock photo)

Garcetti orders a moratorium on commercial evictions in LA

LA promo

Coming Soon: The Real Deal Los Angeles’ Winter 2020 issue!

From left: Howard Schwimmer and Michael S. Frankel, with 1601 W. Mission Boulevard and 2757 E. Del Amo Boulevard (Credit: Google Maps)

Rexford Industrial adds to LA portfolio with $100M in acquisitions

Andrew McDonald and At Mateo in the Arts District

Cushman’s West Coast chief talks expansion, DTLA market, the death of the starving baby broker & more

3339 Exposition Blvd. and Asher Luzzatto

Luzzatto Co. assembling creative office hub in West Adams

Jason Illoulian and the Cemex plant

Faring makes $30M assemblage play on WeHo/LA border

From left: Nuveen CEO Vijay Advani, Graymark founder/CEO Brian Hecktman

Graymark, Nuveen pay $97M for El Segundo creative office

La Mirada industrial building

Clarion pays $77M for La Mirada industrial project

arrow_forward_ios
Loading...