JANUARY 13, 2017 -- NBC News and MSNBC together will deliver wall-to-wall coverage of President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on January 20th, anchored live from Washington, D.C. and NBC News world headquarters in New York, with anchors and correspondents reporting from Capitol Hill, the parade route, the National Mall, the White House, across the country, and around the world.
UNIVERSAL ORLANDO’S NEW RIDE, RACE THROUGH NEW YORK STARRING JIMMY FALLON, TO CELEBRATE GRAND OPENING APRIL 6
January 13, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. (January 13, 2017) – Today, Universal Orlando Resort announced that its newest ride, “Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon,” will officially grand open on April 6, 2017. The attraction will give guests the ultimate “Tonight Show” experience as they get up close and personal with the show’s most hilarious segments before taking off on a wild and action-packed race through New York City against Jimmy Fallon himself.
LESTER HOLT TRAVELS “ACROSS AMERICA” ON THE ROAD TO THE INAUGURATION, TALKING WITH AMERICANS ABOUT NATION’S MOST PRESSING ISSUES
January 12, 2017
NEW YORK (January 12, 2017) – Starting January 16, Lester Holt will travel across the U.S. on the road to Washington D.C. for the presidential inauguration, talking with Americans about the nation’s most pressing issues and their hopes for the next four years. Holt will anchor “NBC Nightly News” from Sacramento, Calif., Warren, Mich., Fayetteville, N.C.
January 12, 2017
Universal Brand Development announced today that the mobile game, Despicable Me: Minion Rush from Gameloft, has reached nearly 800M downloads, making it the fifth most downloaded game of all time. As part of the new milestone celebration, players will be gifted 50 tokens, 3 revives and 3 golden prize pods from now through January 31.
January 11, 2017
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA, January 10, 2017—Universal Filmed Entertainment Group today announced the appointment of Chris deFaria to President of DreamWorks Feature Animation Group (DWA). In this newly-created position, he will oversee all aspects of the studio’s feature animation business, including slate strategy; development, production; innovation and technology; and business affairs. deFaria will report to Universal Pictures Chairman, Donna Langley.