Dark Horse Studios

Harnessing Creativity

Dark Horse Studios’ Stage 1 is 25,500 square feet with 29’ grid height and Stage 2 is 17,000 square feet with grid height of 22 feet. Both stages provide a spacious environment for productions of any size. Dedicated stage managers deliver an exceptional filmmaking experience with on-site amenities designed to simplify the production process. Dark Horse’s stages are surrounded by office space, workshops, flexible warehouses, and storage, giving filmmakers the resources they need to bring their productions to life.


Stage Dimensions Height SQ. FT. Power – 3 phase
1 250 x 170 ft. 29 ft. 25,500 800 amp
2 100 x 170 ft. 22ft. 17,000 800 amp
3 125 x 163 ft. 45 ft. 20,375 1600 amp Coming 2024
4 125 x 163 ft. 45 ft. 20,375 1600 amp Coming 2024

Production Offices

Dark Horse Studios’ main campus offers 13,600 square feet of furnished office space with available 24/7 access provides production teams with the room to accomplish their goals. With the availability of private offices and large common rooms, Dark Horse’s offices offer the potential for both privacy and collaboration.

Just ten minutes away from the main campus at Dark Horse Studios there is an additional 7,300 square feet of office and 3,700 square feet of flex space. This campus, known as Dark Horse Studios Annex is located at 3208 Pennington Drive, Wilmington NC 28405.


Dark Horse Studios is securely gated with keyless entry available to clients for 24/7 access as well as CCTV security surveillance.

Lighting and Grip

Cinelease, the entertainment industry’s leading provider of lighting and grip gear serves all Dark Horse clients on-site. With 45 years in the business and 14 locations across the United States and Canada, Cinelease accommodates both small and large-scale productions with its broad inventory and unmatched customer service.

Dark Horse Studios - Stages

For more details on the amazing facilities Dark Horse Studios has to offer please view their website.

Additional services and on-site support:

Dark Horse Studios’ exclusive partnerships with Cinelease, Herc Entertainment Services, Bulldog Lighting & Events, and B. Collective Co. provide clients with access to top-of-the-line lighting and grip gear, on-set technology, and heavy equipment to suit productions of any size.

For more information, contact Dark Horse Studios.

Jeremy Phillips
Director of Business Development
(910) 420-5882


Main Campus
301 Harley Road
Wilmington, NC 28405

Annex Campus
3208 Pennington Drive
Wilmington, NC 28405



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