Dark Horse Studios

Studio staff moving equipment
Studio outdoor aerial shot

About the Studio

In Wilmington, North Carolina, only a 15 minute drive from Wilmington International Airport, you’ll find Dark Horse Studios. Founded in 2020, Dark Horse is the solution filmmakers have been seeking. Dedicated stage managers deliver an exceptional filmmaking experience with on-site amenities designed to simplify the production process.

With its nearly 80,000 square feet of stage space alongside office space, workshops, flexible warehouses, and storage, filmmakers have the resources they need to bring their productions to life.

Dark Horse Studios
301 Harley Road

Wilmington, NC 28405

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Studio Features

  • 42,500 SF Total Current Stage Space
    (Stage 1 height to grid 29’/Stage 2 height to grid 22’)
  • 40,750 SF Stage Space Under Development
    (height to grid 45’)
  • 13,600 SF Office Space
  • 21,000 SF Mill Shops with Oversized Doors
  • 11,000 SF Flex Space
  • 300+ Parking Spaces
  • Facility is Gated and Secured with Keyless Entry
Studio outdoor aerial shot
Studio interior

ProperTy Map

Dark Horse Studios campus map

Off-Site Suport
Office & Parking

Conveniently located just 10 minutes from Dark Horse Studios’ main campus (or a five minute drive from the airport), you’ll enjoy more than 11,000 square feet of premium support space that can be used throughout production. It’s fully equipped with office space, flex space, and a mill shop for your team to complete off-stage projects big and small. With parking for large vehicles, it’s a perfect base camp during production to keep access to set clear for cast and crew.

Off-Site Support
3208 Pennington Drive

Wilmington, NC 28405

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Site Features

  • 11,000 SF Total
  • 7,300 SF Office
  • 3,700 SF FLEX
  • Mill Shop
  • Base camp parking for large vehicles
  • 10 minutes from the main campus
  • 5 minutes from the airport
Studio outdoor aerial shot
Aerial shot of a river next to houses

Off-Site Map

Pennington Drive map