This history book about Studio City is available for sale on Amazon (Kindle and full color paper back) . Learn about the history of Studio City, which is part of Los Angles, and a neighbor to Universal Studios and Citywalk Hollywood. The earliest settlers were the Tongva people. Here California overthrew the Missionary system. Here California suceded from Mexico and joined the US as a Free State. In the 1920s Studio City was the Central Motion Picture District, designed to draw all of the motion picture industry from other parts of Los Angeles to Studio City.