Madame Tussauds Hollywood has announced the grand opening of their brand new, multi-million dollar Marvel Super Heroes 4D theater expansion as they bring their most legendary superhero’s to life. The new technologically advanced renovation will include innovative 4D experiences with multisensory entertainment including water, smoke and trembles in your seat- allowing visitors to come face to face with the action.
In addition to the theater, Madame Tussauds Hollywood will grant attraction goers unprecedented access to mix and mingle with Marvel’s most beloved and idolized superheroes, including: CAPTAIN AMERICA, THOR, SPIDERMAN, and IRON MAN.
The theater is equipped with 74 seats and a screen size of 25 x 17 ft. for maximum viewing. The new addition brings a 12 minute Marvel film, inclusive of the ticket price, that takes you on an adventurous journey with Marvel superheroes and features many of Los Angeles’s top tourist attractions. The film was created by one of the world leaders in CGI feature films and 4D attractions, Threshold Animation Studios, working in close collaboration with Marvel. The theater will be available for private screenings, and along with an adjoining 6000 square foot rooftop, makes for the ultimate Hollywood event.
Colin Thomas, General Manager of Madame Tussauds Hollywood, stated, “What a great addition to Hollywood – A state-of-the-art Marvel 4D theater experience complementing our existing incredibly lifelike wax figures! To be a top tourist destination, Hollywood needs new world class memorable experiences. I am positive our new 4D theater will continue to allow us to serve as a top destination for both tourists and locals alike!”
Madame Tussauds Hollywood features over 120 lifelike wax figures from pop music stars, award winning actors and actresses, glamorous Hollywood icons, prominent sports figures and more – each brought to life by Madame Tussauds’ creative team and unrivalled sculptors, with a historical legacy of craftsmanship of over 200 years.
A special red carpet event was held in honor of the theater expansion. Stars in attendance included Nathan Kress, Gary Cole, Adrianne Curry, Emil, Meagan Tandy, Chris Sheffield and Vanessa Marcil. Check out the photos below!
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