The result of a partnership between showman Sid Grauman and backer C.E. Toberman, Grauman's Chinese Theatre opened with the premiere of Cecil B. DeMille's "The King of Kings" and has been hosting gala ceremonies ever since
- A badge for the Badge Pursuit Challenge is found directly to the left of the entrance, a few steps away from the red awning.
The Theatre is well-known for its collection of hand and footprints in the concrete patio outside. Unfortunately none of these are visible in the version featured in L.A. Noire.