Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Buster Keaton Studios
At this site stood the studio where Buster Keaton and his extraordinary team produced 10 feature-length and 19 short films that bring inspiration to filmmakers of every generation and laughter to audiences around the world.
Under its original name of The Lone Star, this studio was used by Charlie Chaplin, who here produced 12 of his finest short films.
Erected 2018 by The International Buster Keaton Society.
Location. 34° 5.387′ N, 118° 19.671′ W. Marker is in Hollywood, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Eleanor Avenue and Lillian Way, on the right when traveling east on Eleanor Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in the sidewalk at the south-west corner. Marker is in this post office area: Los Angeles CA 90038, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hattie McDaniel (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of the Vine Street Brown Derby (approx. ¾ mile away); Site of Warner Pacific Theatre (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site of the Pig' N Whistle (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel The Hollywood Reporter (approx. 1.1 miles away); Award of Excellence KTLA-TV (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hollywood’s First Major Film Company Studio (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollywood.
More about this marker. The marker has a photo of this exact location in 1920. The studio was demolished in 1931.
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Also see . . . Buster Keaton Society. (Submitted on June 16, 2018.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 16, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 18, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.