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Out and about in LA


A look down an LA street off Sunset Boulevard with the very distant Hollywood sign in the background.

Walking down Sunset Boulevard, you may not know all the enriched history that makes up the busy LA street.

Philip Mershon, the one man band of Felix in Hollywood Tour, tells a compelling tale of what used to make up Hollywood when the infamous town first came to be. Most probably don’t know that the city filled with stars almost held the far less glamorous name of “Figwood.”

Learn everything from former studios, old movie moguls to all the different shows and movies that are still produced today on the various studio lots.

About Jessica Wenck

Jessica Wenck graduated from the University of Iowa with a B.A in Cinema and a B.A in journalism. Her career goal is to be an entertainment broadcast news reporter, ultimately becoming an entertainment anchor.

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