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Jul 20, 2014, 19:30 ET

Blumhouse Productions Forms Multi-Platform Partnership With NBCUniversal

Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions today announced that they have entered into a new 10-year first-look production agreement and...

Jul 11, 2014, 14:27 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND IMAGINE ENTERTAINMENT PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OF GET ON UP AT THE APOLLO THEATER IN HARLEM MONDAY, JULY 21, 2014

WHAT: The world premiere of the drama GET ON UP WHO: GET ON UP director/producer Tate Taylor; producers Brian Grazer, Mick...

Jul 03, 2014, 02:06 ET

Family, Universal, Jolie, Mourn Passing of Olympian and World War II Hero Louis Zamperini at age 97

Zamperini Family Statement:  "Having overcome insurmountable odds at every turn in his life, Olympic runner and World War II hero Louis...

Jun 16, 2014, 18:36 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES ANNOUNCES THE GET ON UP TOUR

 Universal Pictures today announced the launch of the Get on Up Tour, an authentic and immersive storytelling experience crossing the country...

Jun 13, 2014, 19:05 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES ANNOUNCES AN OPEN INVITATION FOR PITCH PERFECT FANS TO BE AUDIENCE EXTRAS AT AN A CAPPELLA COMPETITION BEING FILMED FOR PITCH PERFECT 2

WHO:  Men, women and children of all ethnicities, ages 16 and above. WHAT:  PITCH PERFECT 2 casting invites all PITCH...

Jun 09, 2014, 16:21 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND DANCEON "CAN'T STOP THE FUNK" IN UNIQUE PARTNERSHIP FOR GET ON UP

 The funk don't quit!  Universal Pictures and DanceOn, the premier digital destination and No. 1 network on YouTube dedicated to dance...

May 16, 2014, 15:31 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND BLUMHOUSE PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE THE PURGE: BREAKOUT

The Purge: Breakout, an immersive real-life horror-escape experience, will travel throughout the United States this summer, offering fans an...

May 07, 2014, 15:26 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND MRC PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OF A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST

WHAT:                  The world premiere of A...

Apr 21, 2014, 20:16 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF NEIGHBORS

WHAT:  The world premiere of NEIGHBORS WHO:  NEIGHBORS director Nicholas Stoller; cast member/producer Seth Rogen;...

Feb 25, 2014, 13:00 ET

Universal Pictures Appoints Eddie Cunningham Head Of Worldwide Home Entertainment

Universal Pictures today announced that Eddie Cunningham has been named President, Universal Pictures Worldwide Home Entertainment. ...

Feb 14, 2014, 20:04 ET
Jan 06, 2014, 14:46 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF Ride Along

WHAT: The world premiere of RIDE ALONG WHO: RIDE ALONG director Tim Story; cast member/producer Ice Cube; cast members Kevin...

Dec 03, 2013, 19:05 ET
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UNIVERSAL ANNOUNCES THAT A PORTION OF PROCEEDS FROM THE BLU-RAY™, DVD AND DIGITAL RELEASES OF FAST & FURIOUS 6 WILL BE DONATED TO PAUL WALKER'S REACH OUT WORLDWIDE CHARITY ORGANIZATION

Universal Pictures today announced that a percentage of proceeds from the upcoming home entertainment release of Fast & Furious 6 will be...

Nov 22, 2013, 14:02 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND EMMETT/FURLA FILMS PRESENT THE NEW YORK PREMIERE OF LONE SURVIVOR AT ZIEGFELD THEATRE IN NEW YORK CITY TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2013

WHAT: The New York premiere of LONE SURVIVOR  WHO: LONE SURVIVOR writer/director/producer Peter Berg; retired Petty...

Nov 20, 2013, 13:12 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES' RIDE ALONG PARTNERS WITH WAZE FOR APP'S FIRST U.S. CELEBRITY VOICE NAVIGATION FEATURE

Universal Pictures and Waze, one of the world's largest community-based traffic and navigation applications, announced today that Kevin Hart will...

Oct 28, 2013, 14:10 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY

WHAT:    The world premiere of THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY WHO:    THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY...

Aug 19, 2013, 14:21 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF RIDDICK

WHAT:            The world premiere of...

Jul 23, 2013, 14:00 ET
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** MEDIA ALERT** UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND EMMETT/FURLA FILMS PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OF 2 GUNS AT SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS (SVA) THEATRE IN NEW YORK CITY

WHAT: The world premiere of 2 GUNS  WHO: 2 GUNS director Baltasar Kormakur; cast members Denzel Washington, Mark...

Jul 10, 2013, 12:00 ET

Universal Pictures And Legendary Entertainment Announce Multi-Year Film Partnership

 Universal Pictures and Legendary Entertainment will enter into a multi-year film partnership in which the two companies will produce and...

Jun 13, 2013, 16:03 ET

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