TV Academy Saban Media Center

The Television Academy’s new Saban Media Center houses the state-of-the-art 600-seat Wolf Theater. Designed with the latest technology including one of the first laser projectors in the industry capable of 3D, the theater can perform in a variety of functions from film, to panel talks, to live events. It has the capability to broadcast live to a range of platforms including television, internet and a variety of ever-expanding mobile devices. Along with the theater, the Saban Media Center replaces a conference center and offers new space for the Academy Foundation offices. The LEED certified building features include rain water retention in the garden areas, HVAC energy conserving equipment and passive solar cooling.

Project Details
Client: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Location: North Hollywood, CA
Architect: Gensler
Completed: 2016
Area: 34,000 sf

Awards
2017 LEED-NC SIlver
2017 San Fernando Valley Business Journal
2017 CoreNet REmmy Award
2017 IIDA Calibre Award
2017 Los Angeles Business Council
2017 Engineering News Record

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