Renderings show Hackman’s planned Culver Studios expansion

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

Los Angeles /
Sep.September 26, 2017 09:00 AM

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.

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.

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
Renderings of the project and Brookfield Properties Managing Partner and CEO Brian Kingston (Brookfield, Los Angeles Department of Building & Planning)
Brookfield plans 350-unit apartment complex at Northridge shopping center
Brookfield plans 350-unit apartment complex at Northridge shopping center
Renderings of The Star
The Star, a $500M office tower project, looks to light up Hollywood
The Star, a $500M office tower project, looks to light up Hollywood
The Boyd Street fire in May, 2020 (Getty)
LA fire captain sues building, vape shop owners over May 2020 explosion in downtown
LA fire captain sues building, vape shop owners over May 2020 explosion in downtown
(Getty Images)
SoCal’s “Space Beach” is ready for liftoff
SoCal’s “Space Beach” is ready for liftoff
Clockwise from top left: Kilroy Realty CEO John Kilroy, Boston Properties CEO Owen Thomas, TMG Partners CEO Michael Covarrubius and Eastdil Secured CEO Michael Van Konynenburg (Kilroy, LinkedIn via Thomas, TMG Partners, LinkedIn via Van Konynenburg, Getty)
“We gotta get people back to the office”: West Coast landlord execs press for return
“We gotta get people back to the office”: West Coast landlord execs press for return
Oxford Properties CEO Michael Turner and the campus (Oxford)
Oxford moves into LA with $134M industrial buy
Oxford moves into LA with $134M industrial buy
Post-production campus in Burbank sells for $37M
Post-production campus in Burbank sells for $37M
Post-production campus in Burbank sells for $37M
G6 Hospitality CEO Rob Palleschi and Motel 6 San Jose South, one of the largest assets in the portfolio (G6)
Blackstone’s Motel 6 portfolio gets $685M CMBS loan
Blackstone’s Motel 6 portfolio gets $685M CMBS loan
arrow_forward_ios

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...