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@Thisfunktional Attends Universal Studios Hollywood Media Preview for #WizardingWorldHollywood’s NIGHTTIME LIGHTS AT HOGWARTS CASTLE

A post shared by Jesus Figueroa (@thisfunktional) on Jun 22, 2017 at 10:05pm PDT //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js Written by Jesus Figueroa (@Thisfunktional) After a day of going on as many rides at Universal Studios Hollywood, “The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle” illuminated … Continue reading

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Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood Launches PRETTY LITTLE LIARS: MADE HERE Featuring Authentic Costume, Props from the Hit Series Celebrating its Final Season

“Pretty Little Liars” Stars SHAY MITCHELL & SASHA PIETERSE Join Executive Producer I. MARLENE KING  For Exhibit Launch In celebration of teen TV drama phenomenon “Pretty Little Liars’” seventh and final season, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood will spotlight the … Continue reading

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@Thisfunktional Theater Review: MEN ON THE VERGE OF HIS-PANIC BREAKDOWN

Written by Jesus Figueroa (@Thisfunktional) There’s no explosions, there’s no additional cast, but there is multiple fascinating characters in “Men on the Verge of His-Panic Breakdown,” at West Hollywood’s Macha Theatre every weekend until June 25. His-Panic actor Armando Rey … Continue reading

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Universal Studios Hollywood Casts a Dazzling Spell on THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER with Its All-New Summertime Enhancement THE NIGHTTIME LIGHTS AT HOGWARTS CASTLE Inviting Guests to Experience the Immersive Land in a Whole New Light, Beginning June 23

The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle (Hufflepuff) – WWoHP at USH (Photo Credit: Mike Danenberg/Universal Studios Hollywood) HARRY POTTER, characters, names and related indicia are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. Beginning June … Continue reading

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ScareLA’s Halfoween means Pre-Sale Tickets at Half Price

Written by Jesus Figueroa (@Thisfunktional) There’s something spooky coming  to the Los Angeles Convention Center Pre-sale for ScareLA, the summer halloween convention in LA, starts their pre-sale half way to halloween. Sign-up for ScareLA’s newsletter to get updates first. Not … Continue reading

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BAYWATCH Slow Mo Marathon

 YOU CAN RUN, BUT CAN YOU RUN SLOWLY? “BAYWATCH” SLOW MO MARATHON! DISTANCE: .3K DATE: APRIL 22ND REGISTRATION: 9:00 A.M. RACE: 11:00 A.M. WHERE: L.A. LIVE WINNING SLOW MO RUNNER WINS TICKETS TO THE “BAYWATCH” PREMIERE! REGISTER NOW BAYWATCHFILM.COM/SLOMOCHALLENGE #BEBAYWATCH

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Crowdfunding: DICK PIG Brings to Life the Characters, Stories from the World of Dick Pig

The pig we all love to hate Written by Jesus Figueroa It’s been a while since thisfunktional showed support for a crowdfunding project, but “Dick Pig” is a fascinating interactive cartoon project. Check out the indiegogo project here: igg.me/at/DickPig. (Donate and … Continue reading

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THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER at Universal Studios Hollywood Elevates HARRY POTTER AND THE FORBIDDEN JOURNEY to 4K-HD

“The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” at Universal Studios Hollywood Elevates “Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey” to 4K-HD with State-of-the-Art Imagery Projecting at Twice the Frame Rate for an Even More Immersive Experience The spectacularly captivating and highly acclaimed “Harry Potter … Continue reading

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Oscars Are Black And White, But Not Brown

Watching last week’s Golden Globe Awards, and noting the number of nominations for “Moonlight,” as well as seeing now awards-season-regulars like Denzel Washington, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer (“Fences” and “Hidden Figures”) breaking bread with the Goslings, Streeps and Afflecks, … Continue reading

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Lunar New Year Event Included in the Price of Universal Studios Hollywood Park Admission

Kung Fu Panda’s Po and Tigress Join a Mandarin-Speaking MEGATRON to Usher in the “Year of the Rooster” as Universal Studios Hollywood  Celebrates Lunar New Year from Jan. 21 to Feb. 5 The “Year of the Rooster” gets a wake-up call … Continue reading

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