SCV In the Movies | Episode 63: Steve Arklin Jr. & Rancho Deluxe
E.J. and Bill welcomed Steve Arklin to the program. Arklin describes the Rancho Deluxe film studio located in Santa Clarita, and how he managed to get T.V shows, movies, and even music videos to film there.
ABOUT E.J. STEPHENS
He and Kimi, his wife, best friend, and co-conspirator, live in Newhall.
ABOUT BILL WEST
Bill West is a movie nut who serves on the board of Friends of Hart Park, gives tours of the Hart Mansion and maintains the Friends’ website and newsletter.
In his “spare time,” Bill writes software for Walt Disney Imagineering, where he has contributed to Star Tours, Toy Story Midway Mania, the Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage and other Disney attractions worldwide. Previously, he wrote software at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he met his wife, realtor and model Liliana West.
Bill lives in Santa Clarita with Liliana, their son Josh, and their pets which include Hannah the Dog, Luigi the Canary, Butterscotch the Guinea Pig, and a cat whose name he can’t pronounce but is Polish for “Kitty.”(c) 2016 SCVTV