Movie giant Universal Studios in California is facing devastation after a huge fire ripped through the iconic set of buildings on Sunday (01Jun08).
According to TMZ.com, the Los Angeles City Fire Department has sent 40 squads of firefighters to try to tackle and contain the blaze, which is believed to have started at 5.15am.
The fire has destroyed at least one building and has caused intensive damage to the studio's famous Earthquake movie ride, according to early reports.
There are no reported injuries.
Details as to how the blaze started were unavailable as WENN goes to press.