Red Studios Hollywood, Los Angeles

Red Studios Hollywood, Los Angeles

Red Studios Hollywood, previously known as Desilu Cahuenga Studio and Ren-Mar Studios, is a studio available for rent in Hollywood. Its origins date back to 1915 when it was initially constructed as Back Lot #3 for Metro Pictures.

In 1953, following the production of the initial two seasons of the I Love Lucy television series at General Service Studios, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz sought a more spacious studio facility. They scouted a property, originally referred to as the Motion Picture Center, and entered into a ten-year lease agreement for it. Over the years, the studio underwent various name and ownership changes, eventually evolving into what is now known as "Red Studios Hollywood."

I Love Lucy (seasons 3–6, 1953–1957), The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour (1957–1960), The Lucy Show (1962-1968), The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961–1966), My World and Welcome to It, Make Room for Daddy, Hogan's Heroes, The Andy Griffith Show, The Jack Benny Program, That Girl, Seinfeld, The Golden Girls, Empty Nest, NewsRadio, Ally McBeal, and Lizzie McGuire are among the television series that have been filmed entirely or partially at Red Studios Hollywood. Furthermore, the studio frequently serves as a location for shooting music videos, featuring artists such as Madonna, INXS, Michael Jackson, Ozzy Osbourne, Hilary Duff, and Britney Spears. Notably, in 1991, the exercise video "Sweatin' to the Oldies 3" by Richard Simmons was also recorded at this studio.

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Sight Name: Red Studios Hollywood
Sight Location: Los Angeles, USA (See walking tours in Los Angeles)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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