A historic filming location for movies and television shows set in the Old West has burned down from the Woolsey wildfire now raging in California. According to the Malibu Times, they'd initially planned to use it as a dude ranch, but instead placed ads in the trades and changed tack when studios expressed interest in using it as a filming location.
Westworld was far from the only production to take advantage of the Old West-style buildings and setting for filming.
Still, the Woolsey fire has reportedly devastated the Paramount location used for many Hollywood productions over the years, including Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman.
The Agoura Hills set that was used in "Westworld" has been destroyed.
"We are sorry to share the news that the #WoolseyFire has burned Western Town at #ParamountRanch in Agoura", the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation service tweeted Friday. So sad for the history lost.
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Fire officials have also issued evacuation notices for parts of Chico, a town of 93,000 people north of Sacramento. Actress Alyssa Milano, one of Kardashian's neighbours in Calabasas, wrote on Twitter that she was also evacuated.
A spokesperson for HBO told The Wrap that Westworld has used the Paramount Ranch location for Main Street, but the Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy sci-fi series also films at Melody Ranch in Santa Clarita. This area's an active part of the whole incident and we can't access it'. "Amazed the church is still standing". Journalist John Schreiber posted photos of the damaged area just minutes later.
When not in use for filming, visitors could stroll through Western Town while hiking or riding through on horseback.
You can find out more information about the Paramount Ranch here. The network said that the show, which has been renewed for a third season, wasn't in production and that it doesn't yet know the extent of the damage, according to the news agency.
The blaze started Thursday night and by Friday had pushed toward Malibu and the Pacific Ocean, prompting evacuations in Malibu, Calabasas, Aguora Hills and other nearby areas. Most importantly, our thoughts go out to all of those affected by these terrible fires'.