Thunder Studios is a fully integrated production studio, renting stages and equipment to cover all your immediate production needs, based in Long Beach, CA

We offer a large selection of professional quality lighting and grip equipment, through our strategic partnership with Cinelease.

Cafe @ Thunder Studios

Let Thunder Studios take care of all of your catering needs. Everything from boxed lunches to buffet-style catering, Thunder can handle all your production meals as well as a full-service crafty table. Our premier caterer offers local, sustainable, and organic products whenever possible. Food services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Commercials, Commercials, Commercials

It was a summer of commercials at Thunder Studios! We were proud to be the venue of choice for productions of a number of the world’s most recognizable brands. Some of the companies we recently hosted include Calvin Klein, Target,, Heineken Beer, one of the world’s largest tech companies (I can’t disclose), and automotive […]

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‘Motor City Masters’ Films at Thunder Studios

Automotive programming has been in the DNA of Thunder Studios since original owners General Motors broke ground here in 1965. In 2014, reality kings Bunim/Murray chose Thunder for their new concept Motor City Masters – a contest format where young designers had three days to design and build their dream cars. Season One of the […]

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Thunder Creator Network Highlights ‘Fathom’

Known for their monthly short films, Gearmark Pictures spooky story Fathom – a finely-crafted homage to the fictional supernatural character Slender Man – is a proud new addition to our Creator Network catalog. With over two million views, this story falls in line with recent Internet fervor that the Slender Man might make an appearance […]

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