Published on : Monday, December 23, 2013
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products in joint venture with Genting Malaysia declared the name of the first ever Twentieth Century Fox theme park: TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX WORLD at Resorts World Genting, Malaysia. Additionally, the theme park now has an official logo. Genting Integrated Tourism Plans were also presented at the groundbreaking event that was attended by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, the Honorable Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Razak, and executives from both companies.
The theme park, spanning 25 acres at the Resort, will generate new jobs, including cast members who will be trained to operate the rides and attractions, while representing the characters and stories from various FOX properties.
In 2016, TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX WORLD will open in Malaysia and will attribute a fully immersive entertainment experience highlighting some of FOX’s most recognized and powerful film brands. In attendance at the event were Jeffrey Godsick, president of Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, Greg Lombardo, vice president of global location based entertainment at Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Chairman & Chief Executive, Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay of Genting Malaysia.
With TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX WORLD targeting families and adults, the Resort expects a strong growth in visitors from Malaysia and international arrivals including China and Southeast Asia.
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