Examples dating to the 1920s and 1930s include the Laurel and Hardy films The Finishing Touch, Big Business, and Bacon Grabbers, among others.
A house on Cheviot Drive was used in "The Flying Nun" starring Sally Field and a house on Glenbarr Avenue was the home of "Nanny and the Professor".
Founded in 1924, the neighborhood has been the filming location of countless movies and television shows due to its convenient location between Fox Studios and Sony Studios. project of the Los Angeles Times, Cheviot Hills is flanked on the north by Century City, on the east by Beverlywood and Castle Heights, on the south by Palms, on the west by Rancho Park and on the northwest by West Los Angeles. in 2008, the city estimated that the population had increased to 7,303.
The neighborhood has also long been home to many actors, television personalities, and studio executives. The median age for residents was 42, older than the city at large; the percentages of residents aged 50 to 64 were among the county's highest.
Consequently, Cheviot Hills was named Redfin's "hottest" neighborhood in the country for real estate for 2014, and consists of sixteen blocks along the northern side of Cheviot Hills bound by the Hillcrest Country Club, Cheviot Hills Park, and Rancho Park Golf Course to the north, west, and east and Lorenzo, Forrester, and Club Drive to the south.
Renters occupied 35.7% of the housing stock and house- or apartment owners held 64.3%.From the 1920s to 1953, the streetcar line known as the Santa Monica Air Line of the Pacific Electric Railway ran along the southern edge of Cheviot Hills and provided passenger service between Cheviot Hills, downtown Los Angeles, and downtown Santa Monica.resulting in a surge of new development at the cost of many of the neighborhood's original 1920s homes.Kylie Jenner‘s pregnancy has been making headlines all weekend long and she finally broke her social media silence on Sunday night (September 24), though she isn’t confirming it just yet.The 20-year-old reality television star posted a photo from her best friend Jordyn Woods‘ birthday party, in which Kylie is seen lifting up her shirt and revealing a little bit of her belly. Love you forever ever and beyond..” Kylie captioned the photo.The neighborhood was considered "not especially diverse" ethnically, with a high percentage of white people.