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Universal Studios Hollywood minions from the movie Despicable Me throw out the first pitch before the game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Detroit Tigers at Dodger Stadium April 9. Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Universal bets on moneymaking Minions in LA theme park refresh

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By Piya Sinha-Roy

UNIVERSAL CITY, California (Reuters) - The adorable yellow goggle-wearing Minions of "Despicable Me" are not just taking over the Universal Studios theme park in Hollywood, they're ringing in a revamp of the film-themed park as it takes on competing resorts with blockbuster rides.


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