Lighting and Grip, Rentals and Sales

Hollywood Rentals – proudly serving production for over 35 years.

HR, ESS and Olesen Lighting have the most complete inventory of lighting, grip, expendables, transportation, power, theatrical and specialty equipment in North America. With Hollywood Rentals as your production partner, you have our experience and our service commitment in your corner before, during and after your shoot. From servicing cutting edge lighting effects to managing tight production budgets, we’ve got creative solutions for your production needs.

Located on a 6.5 acre campus with a 110,000 square foot facility, HR’s new location was designed with you, the production professional, in mind. Ground level loading bays protect you and the gear from the elements. A complete demo room and a wi-fi enabled crew work space round-out an amazing facility.

Along with Raleigh Studios, HR provides unique production support across the country. Raleigh Studios is the largest independently owned studio group in the world. Our combined strength makes us a powerful ally in addressing all of your production requirements.

At Hollywood Rentals, We've Got Your Back!


You wanted simple and fast?
Introducing QuotePro

An industry leading lighting, grip and expendables on-line ordering system. Poised to revolutionize the production services industry, this market leading tool streamlines the quotation and ordering process. Clients can easily create an equipment list for any type of production, then save frequent order lists for future productions.

Designed with the production crew in mind, the necessary accessories and support gear for the equipment requested are automatically added to your cart. It’s the best way to ensure your quotes are comprehensive and accurate.

Expendable Supply Store

We have everything you need from lighting, grip and camera expendables to gloves, globes, knives and fixtures. We carry every major brand, as well as off brands, for deeper discounts! Check out the latest in LED technology with our all-new Reel Lite from Olesen SSL and other brands like Litepanels and LEDZ!

Call us at 800-233-7830 for more information.


Theatrical Lighting

Olesen has over 100 years of experience in Feature Film, Theatrical Rentals and Special Event Production. We supply rigging equipment, trussing, chain hoists, portable staging, lighting dimming and control equipment for your every need. We also offer a full inventory of highly sought after effects and moving light technology used on motion picture sets across the country. Call us today and let us shed some light on what makes Olesen the obvious choice for your next feature film or stage production.

Call us at 800-233-7830 for more information.


Our flagship facility in Sylmar, California has a 4,000 square foot stage for FX shoots, camera tests, music videos or any other production needs. Competitive rates include secure parking, power, and of course the best lighting & grip gear delivered right to you. Sound Stages are available in our sister studio Raleigh Studios Hollywood and Atlanta.

Call us at 800-233-7830 for more information.