Costumes and Props Designed for Keira Knightley, Anne Hathaway, Kristen Stewart and Charlize Theron Dress Up 'The NBCUniversal

   Costumes and Props Designed for Keira Knightley, Anne Hathaway, Kristen
Stewart and Charlize Theron Dress Up 'The NBCUniversal Experience' Attraction
                        at Universal Studios Hollywood

PR Newswire

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 30, 2013

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Masterful creations
from three of the five films nominated for "Best Costume Design" at the 85^th
Academy Awards® are on display at "The NBCUniversal Experience" at Universal
Studios Hollywood in a showcase of enchanting and dramatic costumes from
Universal Pictures' Les Miserables and Snow White and The Huntsman, as well as
gowns from the category winner, Focus Features' Anna Karenina.

The opulent opera gown worn by Anna Karenina leading lady Keira Knightley in
her portrayal of the titular character is on display, as designed by this
year's Oscar®-winning costumer Jacqueline Durran, who received two previous
Oscar nominations for her work with the actress on Focus Features' Atonement
and Pride & Prejudice. The unforgettable tattered dress worn by Anne Hathaway
in her Oscar-winning portrayal of "Fantine" in Les Miserables is featured
alongside the rebel uniform donned by "Marius" (Eddie Redmayne) and the white
gown worn by "Cosette" (Amanda Seyfried). Other spectacular additions to the
new showcase include the coronation dress worn by Kristen Stewart as "Snow
White" in Snow White and The Huntsman and the scepter carried by Charlize
Theron in her role as the movie's evil queen.

"The NBCUniversal Experience" also features original drawings from Universal
Pictures' classics Jaws, directed by Steven Spielberg, and Dracula, as well as
original matte paintings from Universal's hits The Birds, directed by Alfred
Hitchcock, and Earthquake.

"The NBCUniversal Experience" draws from a library of over 6,000 titles dating
back to the Studio's early beginnings in 1912, and features never-before-seen
props and priceless Hollywood artifacts from 100 years of filmmaking, such as
the 1973 Best Picture Oscar statuette for Universal Pictures' The Sting.

For guests in pursuit of an even more in-depth look at the costumes and props
used to create Hollywood magic, try the "VIP Experience." This is a deluxe
offering providing visitors a seat aboard a private trolley with exclusive
guided access to the theme park, working production studio and acclaimed movie
set backlot. The "VIP Experience" is a privileged view into the inner-workings
of the movie studio, and became even more popular with the growing demand for
a luxury opportunity when visiting the park. This experience includes an
expert tour guide and access to the world-famous Edith Head Property Warehouse
and Costume Department. The Costume Department features a diverse collection
of costumes and accessories, including those worn by the stars of such hits as
"Identity Thief," "Oblivion" and "Bridesmaids." The Costume Department also
features a never-before-seen look at master costume designers at work on the
latest fashions for current productions. Additionally, "VIP Experience" guests
are escorted through the theme park to the Front of the Line at all shows and
attractions, and enjoy an elaborate gourmet lunch prepared by Universal
Studios Hollywood's award-winning executive chef, served in a private dining
room. The ultimate Hollywood "VIP Experience" can be booked in advance by
calling 818.622.8477 or visiting

Universal Studios Hollywood, The Entertainment Capital of L.A.^SM, includes a
full-day, movie-based theme park and Studio Tour; the CityWalk entertainment,
shopping and dining complex, the Universal CityWalk Cinemas, the "5 Towers"
state-of-the-art outdoor concert venue, and the Gibson Amphitheatre concert
and special event arena. World-class rides and attractions include the
critically-acclaimed and award-winning mega-attraction, "Transformers™: The
Ride-3D," the intense, award-winning ride, "King Kong 360 3-D" on the famed
behind-the-scenes Studio Tour, "The Simpsons Ride^TM," "Revenge of the
Mummy^SM —The Ride" indoor roller coaster and "Jurassic Park® —The Ride."

SOURCE Universal Studios Hollywood

Contact: Audrey Eig (National/Local-Broadcast/Print), +1-818-622-2962, or Trana Pittam (Online/International), +1-818-622-5985,
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