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Information About Detroit Center Studios in Downtown Detroit

Temporary MGM Grand Casino Gets New Use

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Updated April 06, 2009
Several movie studios are being developed in Michigan, including Detroit Center Studios in downtown Detroit.

Type:

Detroit Center Studios will be a digital-animation and visual-effects studio staffed by veteran Hollywood professionals.

Location:

The project is being developed by Wonderstruck Studios and SHM Partners and will utilize the building that used to house the temporary MGM Grand casino. The building also served as the city's IRS building.

Cost:

$86 million

Jobs Created:

400 to 700

Size:

75,000 square feet

Michigan's Contribution:

MEDC-approved tax incentives

Expected Completion:

2009

Special:

The Detroit Center Studios will also provide a workforce training program in 3D software for engineers and artists.

Website:

Detroit Center Studios

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