The park, set to open in 2018, will feature rides inspired by Ice Age, Planet of the Apes and Titanic
A 20th Century Fox film and Television inspired theme park is headed to Dubai as the Hollywood studio follows Disney and Universal and goes deeper into destination entertainment.
Fox on Tuesday unveiled a licensing deal with Al Ahli Holding Group AAHG for a Fox branded theme park and resort, 20th Century Fox World Dubai, to open in 2018. The studio second theme park after it broke ground on a first attraction in Malaysia will include rides and attractions based on Fox properties, including, Ice Age, Rio, Planet of the Apes, Aliens, Night at the Museum, Titanic, The Simpsons and Sons of Anarchy.
The Middle East theme park deal with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products allows for a roll out of up to three additional Fox branded resorts in territories outside Dubai.
Fox World will be a world class destination that will help fuel Dubai emergence as a global tourism destination, Jeffrey Godsick, president of Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, said in a statement. Fox partner in the venture, Al Ahli Holding Group, is a Dubai based real estate developer that also has a live entertainment division.