Universal Parks and Resorts, commonly and also known as Universal Studios Theme Parks, is the theme park division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast. The division is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the various Universal Studios resort properties around the world. The division is headquartered in Orlando, FloridaUnited States, while its parent company, NBCUniversal, is headquarted near Universal Studios Hollywood. According to Comcast's annual report, the theme park division is NBCUniversal's strongest performer with a 24% increase in revenue; in comparison, NBCU gained 4% overall.

In 2011, approximately 30.8 million guests visited the Universal Studios theme parks, making it the third-largest amusement park operator in the world.

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Universal Parks and Resorts
Type Division
Industry Theme Park operator
Headquarters OrlandoFloridaUnited States
Key people Thomas Williams, Chairman & CEO

John Sprouls, Executive VP

Revenue $1.989 billion in 2011[1]
Parent NBCUniversal
Website Official website





These projects have been announced or are currently under construction. As such, this information may change as the projects move forward.


Other locations have been reported for future Universal Studios theme parks. These include:

Theme Park Attractions & Lands

List of attractions at Universal Theme Parks

List of lands at Universal theme parks

Universal Studios incorporates many replicas of attractions and lands in multiple parks around the world. The pages linked to above contain comprehensive list of the attractions and lands at Universal theme parks

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