Dr. Seuss’s The Grinch brings his irreverence online as part of Universal Studios Hollywood’s collaboration with Cameo, a platform enabling fans to request personalized videos from their favorite pop culture personalities, that takes the Mean One into homes far and wide with free, customized Who-liday “Grinchmas” greetings.
Guests are now invited to visit Cameo.com/TheGrinch to take advantage of this exclusive, limited-time opportunity today, November 26 through Sunday, December 8. The site features easy-to-follow instructions on how to request personalized video messages from The Grinch that will arrive in friends and family’s inboxes just in time for the Who-lidays, complete with the recipient’s name and suggested greeting.
For in-person interactions with The Grinch and his faithful dog Max, guests can experience “Grinchmas™” at Universal Studios Hollywood and see first-hand how the Mean One really isn’t so mean after all.
The whimsical spirit of holiday also brings the seasonal return of “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™” to Universal Studios Hollywood as the theme park transforms into a winter wonderland bringing merriment and cheer to families and friends “Grinchmas” and “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” are included in the price of theme park admission and begin on Thursday, November 28, running daily through Sunday, December 29, 2019.
A highlight of this year’s “Grinchmas” event is the all-new, state-of-the-art, topsy-turvy “Grinchmas” tree that twists and turns over 55 feet in height. The custom-made tree is adorned with hundreds of ornaments and thousands of sparkling LED lights and choreographed to music to brighten the merry “Grinchmas” Who-lebration. Dazzling “Grinchmas” tree lighting ceremonies that take place every evening, accompanied by a snowfall flurry, bring this annual favorite to life, creating a festival of fun fit for The Grinch, his faithful dog Max and a roster of Who-ville Whos.
About Dr. Seuss Theodor Seuss Geisel is quite simply the most beloved children’s book author of all time. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1984, three Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, three Grammy Awards, and three Caldecott Honors, Geisel wrote and illustrated 45 books for children. Hundreds of millions of copies have found their way into homes and hearts around the world. While Theodor Geisel died on September 24, 1991, Dr. Seuss lives on, inspiring generations of children of all ages to explore the joys of reading. For more information about Dr. Seuss and his works, visit seussville.com.
About Cameo Cameo is the first service enabling consumers to book personalized video messages from their favorite talent. In just over two years, the company has built a talent portfolio of more than 20,000 VIPs and fulfilled more than 400,000 requests ranging from birthday and good luck messages to prom invitations, marriage proposals, baby gender reveals and beyond. For more information, visit www.cameo.com.
About Universal Studios Hollywood Universal Studios Hollywood is The Entertainment Capital of L.A. and includes a full-day, movie-based theme park and Studio Tour. As a leading global entertainment destination, Universal Studios Hollywood delivers highly themed immersive lands that translate to real-life interpretations of iconic movie and television shows. Attractions include “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™” which features a bustling Hogsmeade village and such critically-acclaimed rides as “Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey” and “Flight of the Hippogriff™”, and the new mega attraction “Jurassic World—The Ride.” Other immersive lands include “Despicable Me Minion Mayhem” and “Super Silly Fun Land” as well as “Springfield,” hometown of America’s favorite TV family, located adjacent to the award-winning “The Simpsons Ride™” and DreamWorks Theatre featuring “Kung Fu Panda Adventure.” The world-renowned Studio Tour is Universal Studios Hollywood’s signature attraction, inviting guests behind-the-scenes of the world’s biggest and busiest movie and television production studio where they can also experience such thrill rides as “Fast & Furious—Supercharged” and “King Kong 360 3D.” The adjacent Universal CityWalk entertainment, shopping and dining complex also includes the all-new multi-million dollar, redesigned Universal CityWalk Cinema, featuring deluxe recliner seating in screening room quality theatres, and the “5 Towers” state-of-the-art outdoor concert stage.