Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC engages in distribution of television episodes, commercials, and films. The company was formerly known as Universal Studios Home Video and later changed its name to Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC in January 2005. The company was founded in 1978 and is based in Universal City, California. Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC operates as a subsidiary of Universal Studios, Inc.
10 Universal City Plaza
Universal City, CA 91608
Founded in 1978
FUNimation Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Enters Multi-Year Distribution Agreement
Jun 23 15
FUNimation Entertainment and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment have reached an exclusive multi-year distribution services agreement. Universal will manage distribution of FUNimation's entire DVD and Blu-ray portfolio, as well as sales to many national retailers in the U.S. and Canada. This agreement will allow FUNimation, North America's anime market share leader, to continue delivering on its commitment to serve anime fans everywhere and to expand its leadership in home entertainment.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Appoints Jeff Fleeher as Worldwide CFO
Jan 12 15
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment appointed Jeff Fleeher to the newly created position of worldwide CFO. Fleeher, who recently served as the company's executive vice president and CFO of strategy content distribution of UPHE parent NBCUniversal Media LLC, will develop a financial and operational strategy to support UPHE's 11 operating companies around the world.
HIT Entertainment and Universal Studios Home Entertainment Enter Into Distribution Pact for Thomas & Friends(R), Angelina Ballerina(R), Barney & Friends(R), Bob The Builder(R) and HIT's Greater Preschool Portfolio in North America
May 1 14
HIT Entertainment and Universal Studios Home Entertainment announced a deal that gives Universal distribution rights to HIT's family content library including Thomas & Friends(R), Angelina Ballerina(R), Barney & Friends(R), Bob the Builder(R), Pingu(R), Kipper(R), and more. As part of the arrangement, Universal acquires rights to distribute, sell, and market hundreds of titles from HIT's extensive content library in the U.S. and Canada across Blu-ray, DVD, Electronic Sell-Through and VOD platforms. Universal will begin to distribute and market the HIT Entertainment catalog on October 1. In addition, the two companies will work together to distribute new content produced by HIT, including the upcoming Thomas & Friends feature length special, 'Tale of the Brave,' due out in fall 2014. With the HIT partnership, Universal now distributes Mattel's top powerhouse brands in North America starting from HIT's preschool portfolio through Mattel's girls and boys brands. Universal Studios Home Entertainment currently distributes Blu-ray, DVD and Digital animated content based on some of Mattel's hit brands including Barbie(R), Monster High(R), and Hot Wheels(R), and live-action content for American Girl(R).