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Paramount Ranch burned like Guillermo del Toro and others ran away

Iconic ranch was used as a recording site for "Deadwood" and many other shows.

Rober Bloxberg, Anne Bloxberg. Roger Bloxberg, right, and his wife Anne hugging while watching a fire at the top of a hill at her home in West Hill, CalifCalifornia Wildfires, West Hills, USA - Nov. 09 2018th

Roger Bloxberg, on the right, and his wife, Anne, embrace while watching a fire at the top of a hill at his home in West Hill, California

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Paramount Ranch, a western-style town in Agouri, California, used as a shooting spot for Deadwood and countless other films and TV series, was destroyed at Woolsey Fire. The blast fell more than 35,000 hectares from Friday night, leading to an evacuation of more than 200,000 residents. Among them are Guillermo del Toro, Alyssa Milano, Scott Derrickson and many other members of the film industry.

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"We're sorry to share the news that #WoolseyFire lit the western city of #ParamountRanch in Agouri" Tweeted National Recreational Area Unit of the National Park in Santa Monica. "We have no details or photos, but we understand that the structures are lit. This area is an active part of the incident and we can not access it."

"Deadwood" star Evan Rachel Wood react to the sad news, calling it "weird" and grieving about "lost history".

Del Toro Tweeted yesterday's evacuation: "It was evacuated last night, Bleak House and the collection could be endangered, but the gift of life remains, thousands of Oaks and Agoura are still in danger." Malibu is evacuating, "he wrote; "Doctor Strange" and "Sinister" directed by Derrickson similar to "We've lost our home, but we're all safe and that's important. It's going to be offline for a while."

First bought Paramount in 1927, ranch was also used as a recording place for "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," "Weeds," and "Carnivals," among others.

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