Citigroup Center (Los Angeles)
|Former names||Wells Fargo Bank
444 Plaza Building
|Location||444 South Flower Street
Los Angeles, California
|Owner||Hines Interests Limited Partnership|
|Management||Hines Interests Limited Partnership|
|Roof||191 m (627 ft)|
|Floor area||83,053 m2 (893,980 sq ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Albert C. Martin & Associates|
Citigroup Center (formerly the 444 Flower Building) is a 625 ft (191 m) 48-story skyscraper at 444 S. Flower Street in the Bunker Hill area of downtown Los Angeles, California. When completed in 1979, the tower was the fifth-tallest in the city—as of 2015[update], it is the thirteenth.
The building was previously owned by Beacon Capital Partners which purchased the property in 2003 for US$170 million, and later to Broadway Partners Fund Manager, LLC from December 2006 to September 2009.
In popular culture
- The building appears in the opening credits and establishing shots of the 1986-1994 NBC television drama L.A. Law as the office building in which the principal characters worked.
- The building appears in the Los Angeles level of the video game Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3.
- The building appears in the video game Grand Theft Auto V. It is located in downtown Los Santos (the game's equivalent of Los Angeles), however is renamed the Schlongberg Sachs Center, which is the game's equivalent of The Goldman Sachs Group.
- The building appears to collapse when the USBank Tower collapses on top of it in San Andreas(2015)