Sunset Strip is a famous stretch of Sunset Boulevard that passes through West Hollywood, California. During the Golden Age of Hollywood, restaurants, nightclubs, and casinos became the playground for people who worked in the film industry. Some of the establishments were owned by mobsters like Mickey Cohen and Bugsy Siegel, earning Sunset Strip a place in Raymond Chandler's Noir novel, 'The Little Sister'.
Ciro's is a nightclub in Sunset Strip of West Hollywood, CA. Its prestige made it a famous hangout for movie people of the 1940s and 1950s. It was one of "the" places to be seen and guaranteed being written about in the tabloids.
Celebrities who frequented Ciro's included but are not limited to: Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra, Ava Gardner, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Dean Martin, and Ronald Reagan.
Ciro's is where Carmen's burlesque career began, as well as her entry into MI6.