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Welcome to the Herald Examiner, a Los Angeles filming landmark since 1989.  The Herald Examiner Los Angeles filming location has over 15 standing sets and offers another 30 different looks.

Once inside the Herald Examiner, you’ll find that many of your location needs can be met by the variety of looks and sets offered, including: Police Stations, a variety of Office Spaces, a Jail, a Bar, Hotels, Apartments, Warehouses / Industrial, Tunnels, Rooftop views, a Construction Zone, and of course, the Historical Grand Lobby.


Ample space for base-camp and parking, a rarity for a downtown LA filming location

The location is completely fenced in and has ample space for base camp and parking, which is rare to find in downtown Los Angeles. We have successfully worked with all types of projects, from big to small.

We pride ourselves on working with the industry to help keep production in Los Angeles.

The Herald Examiner has been the home to many of the best TV shows, films and now even new media.  Here are are just a few of the shows that have been our partner and filmed at our LA location:


  • The Usual Suspects
  • The Rookie
  • Dreamgirls
  • True Romance
  • Super 8
  • Spider-Man 3
  • The Town
  • Collateral
  • Austin Powers 3
  • The Prestige
  • Insidious
  • Zoolander.

TV shows:

  • Castle
  • Parenthood
  • Newsroom
  • Without a Trace
  • Cold Case
  • House
  • CSI
  • Monk
  • Bones
  • NCIS
  • It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Music Videos from Artists:

  • Eminem
  • Garbage
  • Missy Elliot
  • Shakira
  • Christina Aguilera
  • Travis Barker.

In the world of New Media:

  • Yahoo
  • YouTube
  • The Warner Bros web series Mortal Combat
  • Fox Digital, including Vin Diesel’s The Ropes.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or want to learn more about our LA filming location.