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Amazon Studios moving to Culver Studios in Culver City

Amazon Studios moving to Culver Studios in Culver City

Amazon Studios is picking up stakes from its current home in Santa Monica and moving to the Culver Studios, the historic lot in Culver City where classic films such as “Gone with the Wind” and “Citizen Kane” were filmed.

The move, which Amazon announced Monday, is scheduled to start by the end of the year and will include other entertainment-related divisions of the e-commerce giant — IMDB, Amazon Video and World Wide Advertising.

Amazon will lease more than 280,000 square feet of space, including the Culver Studios Mansion and Bungalows. Amazon said it employs more than 700 people in Santa Monica and that the new space will allow for new jobs in the creative, technical,...

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