Miral and Warner Bros. have partnered to launch the first Warner Bros. branded hotel – the WB Abu Dhabi. Currently in development on Yas Island, it is set to open in 2021.
Having hosted the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony, Don Strickler, general manager of Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, tells Breaking Travel News how the event has put the destination on the hospitality map. Having been open for just a few months, he also tells us how the location is being received by guests.
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi have hosted 200 leading industry professionals from the prestigious International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions.
In celebration of this year’s award season, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood will spotlight Lionsgate’s Oscar nominated film, La La Land, as a limited addition to the tour.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood has revealed its latest tour addition, from J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World: The Harry Potter & Fantastic Beasts Exhibit. On hand were special guests Dan Fogler, from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and Bonnie Wright, of Harry Potter film series fame.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood and DC Entertainment have revealed the newest star attraction on the Warner Bros. lot in DC Universe: The Exhibit, featuring the greatest Super Heroes and Super-Villains with comic book fans Gene Simmons (KISS) and Jordan Clarkson (Los Angeles Lakers). As part of the newest addition to the Tour, which opens to the public on May 24th, 2016, guests will be able to explore authentic props and costumes from the highly anticipated summer film “Suicide Squad” two months prior to the film’s debut in theatres.
Miral, the asset management company responsible for the development and management of Yas Island, and Warner Bros. have officially announced that a Warner Bros. themed destination is set to open in Abu Dhabi. Situated on Yas Island, the development will include an immersive Warner Bros. theme park and the world’s first Warner Bros. branded hotel. The first phase of the project, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, is set to open in 2018.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood is introducing a major expansion to the studio’s popular tour - opening July 16th, 2015. The expanded tour will be anchored by the addition of the brand new feature Stage 48: Script to Screen. The announcement was made today by Danny Kahn, executive director, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood.
Warner Bros. Entertainment along, ALDAR and Abu Dhabi Media Company have formed a strategic alliance calling for the creation of a theme park and hotel, jointly owned multiplex cinemas, a co-finance agreement covering feature film production and the development and publication of videogames, and the build-out of the infrastructure for Abu Dhabi’s digital transformation.