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Apr 07, 2016, 06:30 ET "The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter™" Opens Today!!

 Harry Potter film talent, Warwick Davis (Professor Flitwick), Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy), Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), and James and Oliver...


Apr 06, 2016, 03:24 ET Hogwarts Has Arrived In Hollywood!!

 Universal Studios Hollywood marked the opening of "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™" with legendary Oscar, Emmy, Golden Globe, BAFTA...


Apr 05, 2016, 18:44 ET Tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood are Sold-Out Online for April 7, Opening Day for "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter"

Tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood for opening day of "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™" on April 7 are sold out marking the first...


Feb 02, 2016, 13:23 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Introduces EZ Rez, an Innovative, Easy-to-Use Online Ticket Reservation System Designed to Deliver Top Tier Consumer Benefits

Starting today and for the first time ever, Universal Studios Hollywood is introducing EZ Rez™, an innovative, easy-to-use online...


Dec 08, 2015, 10:23 ET Hogwarts Is Coming To Hollywood On April 7, 2016!

It's official:  "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™" will open at Universal Studios Hollywood on Thursday, April 7, 2016, marking the...


Dec 01, 2015, 12:44 ET The Day Has Arrived!

 "When will 'The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™' at Universal Studios Hollywood open?" This has been the #1 question asked since the...


Oct 27, 2015, 14:44 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Invites Global Visitors to Preview Newly Launched Interactive Website and Experience a Virtual Tour of "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" as the Countdown to the Much-Anticipated Spring 2016 Opening Continues

 With just one click, "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™" comes to life, transforming computer screens and smart phones around the...


Jul 30, 2015, 12:00 ET AMC's "The Walking Dead" Returns to "Halloween Horror Nights" at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort, Unleashing the Terror of Season 5 Upon the Country's Most Extreme and Highly-Anticipated Halloween Events

 The nation's insatiable appetite for AMC's "The Walking Dead" will continue to terrify Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando...


Jul 13, 2015, 11:00 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Brings the Terror of Crimson Peak, from Visionary Director Guillermo del Toro, to Life in an All-Original "Halloween Horror Nights" Maze Inspired by Legendary and Universal Pictures' Highly-Anticipated Gothic Romance

Legendary and Universal Pictures' much-anticipated Crimson Peak, directed, co-written and produced by celebrated filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, will...


Jun 23, 2015, 22:20 ET "Fast & Furious--Supercharged" Races onto the Scene at Universal Studios Hollywood

 Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson and Jason Statham attended today's red carpet premiere of Universal Studios Hollywood'sSM...


Jun 02, 2015, 09:00 ET Hogwarts Is Coming To Hollywood!

The countdown to "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™" begins today as Universal Studios HollywoodSM  announces the Spring 2016 arrival...


May 19, 2015, 12:00 ET The Countdown has begun for the Much-Anticipated 2016 Southern California Arrival of "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" and Universal Studios Hollywood Has Exciting News to Share

 On Tuesday, June 2 at 1PM ET / 10AM PT, Universal Studios Hollywood will reveal exciting news about the much-anticipated 2016 arrival of "The...


Apr 28, 2015, 17:00 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Launches "Road to Fast" Campaign

Universal Studios HollywoodSM shifts into high gear for the June 25 opening of "Fast & Furious—Supercharged" with the launch of "Road to...


Mar 25, 2015, 11:30 ET Universal CityWalk Races onto the Scene with a "Furious 7" Takeover, Featuring Advance Screenings of the Highly-Anticipated "Furious 7," a "Fast & Furious" Movie Marathon, a Display of Race Cars from the Film and Original Wardrobe Display

Universal CityWalk revs up for a turbo-charged takeover with Universal Pictures' Furious 7, featuring a flurry of activity in support of the film's...


Mar 20, 2015, 14:00 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Unveils Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Footage of Much-Anticipated Thrill Ride "Fast & Furious-Supercharged" and Officially Announces Ride's June 25 Grand Opening Date

 Universal Studios HollywoodSM showcases exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of its upcoming "Fast & Furious—Supercharged" thrill...


Jan 30, 2015, 14:08 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Goes Full Throttle with National Commercial Launching Much-Anticipated Summer 2015 Arrival of the Action-Packed Thrill Ride, "Fast & Furious-Supercharged," During NBC's Super Bowl Pre-Game Coverage

 Universal Studios HollywoodSM shifts into high gear with the debut of an innovative, national 30-second commercial for its summer 2015 launch...


Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 ET Universal CityWalk Rings in 2015 with Special "New Year's Eve Movie Night" Celebration at the AMC Theatres, Featuring Five of Universal's Most Iconic Films Back on the Silver Screen

The countdown to 2015 begins with Universal CityWalk's all-new "New Year's Eve Movie Night" celebration at the CityWalk AMC Theatres, featuring...


Sep 04, 2014, 15:01 ET Universal Studios Hollywood Announces 2014 "Eyegore Award" Recipients Honoring Top Achievements in the Horror Genre as Theme Park Celebrates Opening Night for Halloween Horror Nights, Friday, September 19

 Universal Studios Hollywood sets the stage for the eagerly-awaited arrival of Halloween Horror Nights on Friday, September 19, with the annual...