Preview by RCR’s Entertainment Reporter and Host, Kristyn Burtt
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Everyone in Hollywood is celebrating the Oscars in their own way. The Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood is doing something extra special now through March 6, 2017 — fans of La La Land can experience the Café Sur Le Lot where Emma Stone’s character worked in the movie.
The studio reconstructed the exterior of the set making it the perfect place for a souvenir picture along the 110-acre studio. Take a look at the time-lapse video of the crew recreating the cafe for the tour and just in time for the Oscars.
The film is nominated for a record-tying 14 nominations and is favored to win in several major categories including Best Picture, Best Actress and Best Director. The Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood joins in that excitement by getting visitors ready for Hollywood’s biggest night.
In addition to the La La Land experience, guests will be able to explore moments for TV and film history including sets from Fuller House, Gilmore Girls, Friends and Pretty Little Liars. The Archive houses the new Fantastic Beasts exhibit and incredible costumes from the DC Universe. Fans of Suicide Squad won’t want to miss an up-close look at props and wardrobe from the summer film.
One of the newest features of the Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood is Stage 48: Script to Screen. It’s an interactive experience where visitors learn the process of creating a film or TV show an idea to casting and all the way to filming. It’s the perfect place for any Hollywood aficionado.
Southern California residents should take advantage of the “We Love Our Locals” promotion, which is available now through May 26, 2017. It offers a savings of over 20% and costs only $49 per person. The tickets are available exclusively online.
Don’t miss out one of the most historic studio lots in Hollywood history. Film buffs and TV addicts alike will enjoy this immersive and interactive experience.
About Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood is a recipient of Trip Advisor’s 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards and has been recognized as one of the Top 25 Attractions in the United States. Film fans get to see the real sets and soundstages where the greatest names in entertainment made history as they touch, tour and explore the iconic 110-acre film studio that brought “Argo” and “Ocean’s Eleven” to the big screen. From “The Big Bang Theory” to “Friends,” the Studio Tour takes guests behind the camera for a revealing look at how the magic is made.
A visit includes a rare look inside many of the lot’s production areas as well as the innovative new addition to the Studio Tour, Stage 48: Script to Screen. The interactive soundstage offers guests the unique opportunity to explore the full film and television production process and the glory of awards season. Each component is represented step-by-step throughout the purpose build soundstage. Guests also explore the Archive, which currently showcases props and costumes from all eight Harry Potter films. Guests also stop by the Prop Department, which features one of the largest selections of rare antiquities and modern furniture, rugs, drapery, lighting and hand props from Hollywood’s golden era. Then, the Picture Car Vault, home to some of Batman’s most famous vehicles, including the new Batmobile from “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” the Tumbler from “The Dark Knight” trilogy and the Bathammer from “Batman and Robin.”
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood is open daily and closed on Christmas Day. Reservations are recommended and all children eight years or older are welcomed. Tickets are $62 per person and can be purchased online at www.wbstudiotour.com or by calling 818-977-TOUR (8687). Groups of 25 or more should firstname.lastname@example.org or call 818-977-1943. Advanced bookings are highly recommended.