A few years ago, Dukes of Hazzard and Smallville star John Schneider opened a 58 acre production studio called John Schneider Studios in Louisiana. The purpose of the studio was to provide low cost production services for low budget films. In addition to sound stages, the studio boasts a swamp, river access, large open fields, a lake, a baseball field, a five-acre forest of giant bamboo, and what Schneider describes as “a cool old house. The studio also houses post production suits as well. However, recent excessive flooding has damaged much of the studios, so a Go Fund Me page has been created to help with repairs.
Schneider talked to us about the studios a little while back: