Universal Studios
Universal logo 2013
Logo used since January 10, 2012 (without the "100th Anniversary" portion since 2013).
Type of Company Subsidiary of Comcast
Division of NBCUniversal
Founder(s) Carl Laemmle

Pat Powers Mark Dintenfass William Swanson David Horsley Charles Baumann Adam Kessel Jules Brulatour

Founded at/in April 30, 1912 (as Universal Film and Manufacturing Company) (101 years, 88 days)
Headquarters Universal City, California
Parent Company NBCUniversal (Comcast Corporation)
Subsidiaries Universal Animation Studios
Focus Features
Illumination Entertainment

Universal Studios Inc. (also known as Universal Pictures), is an American motion picture studio, owned by Comcast through its wholly owned subsidiary NBCUniversal, and is one of the six major movie studios. Its production studios are at 100 Universal City Plaza Drive in Universal City, California. Distribution and other corporate offices are in New York City. The studio was involved in the development of Sonic Live-action/animated movie  and The Wind Waker CGI movie.