Today was a trip to Paramount and then off to Hollywood Boulevard
1Hollywood Historic Hotel The Hollywood Melrose Hotel, also known as the Monte Cristo Island Apartments, is a historic building on Melrose Boulevard in Hollywood. Designed by S. Charles Lee, the structure was built in 1927. In April 2010, the hotel was reopened as the newly restored Hollywood Historic Hotel.
2Hollywood Historic Hotel
3Paramount Studios On our way to check in for the tour
4Paramount Studios Melrose Gate entrance
5Paramount Studio tour Including outfits from "Zoolander" and "Selma"
6Paramount Studio tour Brad Pitt mask from "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
7Paramount Studio tour Props from "Star Trek"
8Paramount Studio tour Various Paramount Oscars
9Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Transformers"
10Paramount Studio tour Current shooting information
11Paramount Studio tour from "Terminator"
12Paramount Studio tour
13Paramount Studio tour
14Paramount Studio tour
15Paramount Studio tour
16Paramount Studio tour Catering for "Brooklyn 911" which is filming today at the studio's backlot set, "New York Street" - unfortunatley this meant the backlot was closed to the public :(
17Paramount Studio tour with Paramount water tower
18Paramount Studio tour Paramount Studios store
19Paramount Studio tour Prop from GI Joe: Retaliation
20Paramount Studio tour Prop from "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
21Paramount Studio tour Prop from "The Spongebob Movie"
22Paramount Studio tour Prop room
23Paramount Studio tour
24Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Paranormal Activity: Ghost Dimension"
25Paramount Studio tour Prop room
26Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Transformers" - Optimus Prime Western Star Semi
27Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Transformers" - Optimus Prime Western Star Semi
28Paramount Studio tour Prop from "The Goods"
29Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa"
30Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Team America: World Police"
31Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Interstellar"
32Paramount Studio tour Prop from "The Ruins"
33Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Star Trek Beyond" - USS Enterprise Turbolift
34Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen"
35Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Dreamgirls"
36Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Dreamgirls"
37Paramount Studio tour Prop room
38Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Grease Live!"
39Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"
40Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues"
41Paramount Studio tour Prop from "Transformers" - Bumblebee
42Paramount Studio tour Prop room
43Paramount Studio tour Palm trees on the lot
44Paramount Studio tour Looking towards the Hollywood sign
45Paramount Studio tour Hart building
46Paramount Studio tour "Grace and Franklin" stages
47Paramount Studio tour Plants all ready for when a set requires them
48Paramount Studio tour Gower Theater and stage 21
49Paramount Studio tour Studio lot map
50Paramount Studio tour Current production list, though Rizzoli and Isles had just finished production of their final season :(
51Paramount Studio tour Views down Avenue A
52Paramount Studio tour North Gower gate and Stage 29
53Paramount Studio tour Studio bike
54Paramount Studio tour Lucy Park
55Paramount Studio tour Lucy Park and Lucy offices
56Paramount Studio tour Jesse Lasky Building
57Paramount Studio tour "Dr Phil" studio
58Paramount Studio tour Stages 25 and 26
59Paramount Studio tour Gower Mill
60Paramount Studio tour Paramount water tower and water tank
61Paramount Studio tour Paramount water tower
62Paramount Studio tour Stages 15 and 16
63Paramount Studio tour Stage 18, home of "School of Rock"
64Paramount Studio tour Paramount offices
65Paramount Studio tour Marathon Mill Wood Moulding and Manufacturing
66Paramount Studio tour The Alley
67Paramount Studio tour The Alley
68Paramount Studio tour The Alley
69Paramount Studio tour The Alley
70Paramount Studio tour The Alley
71Paramount Studio tour The Alley
72Paramount Studio tour Stage 4 and 2
73Paramount Studio tour Stage 2
74Paramount Studio tour Stage 2 list of productions, including "Rizzoli & Isles"
75Paramount Studio tour Interior of stage 1
76Paramount Studio tour Stage 1 list of productions, including "Rizzoli & Isles"
77Paramount Studio tour Stage 1
78Paramount Studio tour Bronson Gate, once the main entrance to Paramount Pictures' studios
79Paramount Studio tour Bronson Gate
80Paramount Studio tour Jo at Bronson Gate and fountain
81Paramount Studio tour Bronson Gate and fountain
82Paramount Studio tour me at Bronson Gate and fountain
83Paramount Studio tour Bronson Gate and fountain with a tour cart
84Paramount Studio tour Paramount Theatre
85Paramount Studio tour Paramount Theatre
86Paramount Studio tour Paramount Theatre
87Paramount Studio tour Forrest Gump bench
93Paramount Studios Van Ness gate
94Lovely summer flowers Lovely summer colours
95N Van Ness Ave
96Hollywood Metropolitan Lofts and large "Little Prince" advert
98KTLA 5 TV Studios
99Sunset Gower Studios Hollywood's largest independent studio with twelve soundstages
103Pantages Theatre "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" with Darren Criss advert
104The Kress S. H. Kress & Co. was part of a group of retail department stores which operated from 1896 to 1981. The Kress chain was known for the architecture of its buildings - "Samuel H. Kress envisioned his stores as works of public art that would contribute to the cityscape."
105World of Wonder Productions
106World of Wonder Productions
107Escape Hollywood Hotel
108Angela Lansbury star (Motion Pictures) on Hollywood Boulevard
109Angela Lansbury star (Motion Pictures) on Hollywood Boulevard
110Pig ‘N Whistle First opened in 1927 at a cost of $225,000 and featured "carved oak rafters, imported tiles, artistically wrought grilles and balcony and great panelled frescoe paintings from Don Quixote." It was frequented by such celebrities as Spencer Tracy, Shirley Temple and Howard Hughes.
111Pig ‘N Whistle
112Museum of Broken Relationships Seems cheery! ;)
113Museum of Broken Relationships
114Amy Poehler star on Hollywood Boulevard
115Amy Poehler star on Hollywood Boulevard
116Tour bus with another "The Little Prince" advert
117El Capitan Theater
118Jimmy Kimmel live
126The Comedy Store
127Mels Drive In
128Tower Records Now Gibson Guitars but repainted as Tower Records in 2015 to promote Colin Hanks' documentary, "All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records"
129Supergirl Season 2 billboard
134Beverly Hills City Hall
135Beverly Hills City Hall
136Beverly Gardens Park "Drummer" scupture by Barry Flanagan
137Beverly Gardens Park "Endless V" sculpture by Jaume Plensa
138The Paley Center for Media
139Wilshire Boulevard "The Unconscious" sculpture by Franz West (owned by Beverly Wilshire)
140Paula Kent Meehan Historic Building
141Beverly Hills Police Station
142Stinking Rose a garlic restaurant
143Larry Flynt Productions building
144Larry Flynt Productions building "John Wayne" sculpture by Harry Jackson
145Saban Theatre formerly known as the Fox Wilshire Theater
1476500 Wilshire Boulevard
148The Nikon Building
1496100 Wilshire Boulevard
150Petersen Automotive Museum
151CBS Television City
152DOM Gallery art gallery
153New York Speed Clothes shop
154Hollywood and Vine
155Dinner is served!
156Todays t-shirt which was commented on by lots of people ... my most admired shirt of the holiday!