Iconic DC Super Hero Wonder Woman Statue to be Unveiled in the City of Burbank
BURBANK, CA – Marking the 80th anniversary of Wonder Woman, DC, Warner Bros. Global Brands and Experiences and WarnerMedia have partnered with Visit Burbank and the City of Burbank to unveil a statue of the Super Hero in Burbank sometime in 2022.
This statue of Wonder Woman is part of the “Believe in Wonder” campaign honoring the legacy of Wonder Woman and the character’s impact across comics, film, and television with a stunning lineup of publishing pieces, partnerships, special releases and initiatives, including Wonder Woman’s induction to the Comic-Con Hall of Fame.
“The City is excited to celebrate the 80-year history and influence of Wonder Woman by bringing this new art piece into the community. The statue will help spotlight Burbank as a leading tourist destination and will exemplify the City’s status as the Media Capital of the World,” said Mayor Bob Frutos.
The Wonder Woman statue, funded by Visit Burbank, will be the second DC Super Hero statue in the City of Burbank, following the Batman statue which was unveiled in November of 2020. Additional details about the the Wonder Woman statue and its location are to follow. For updates and information about this project and Wonder Woman’s 80th Anniversary Campaign visit DC Community.
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Burbank is a diverse community of 103,000 residents. Billed as the “Media Capital of the World”, numerous media and entertainment companies are headquartered in Burbank including Warner Bros. Entertainment, The Walt Disney Company, Nickelodeon Animation Studios, Netflix Animation, and Cartoon Network Studios. With the Hollywood Burbank Airport located within the City, Burbank is a go-to destination for business and tourism. Additionally, Burbank is known for its walkable and safe neighborhoods, well-run school district, and “small town” charm.
About Visit Burbank
Visit Burbank, is the official destination marketing organization for the City of Burbank. The goal of the organization is to increase occupancy and promote Burbank as a premier business and leisure destination. A ripple effect is also anticipated in terms of safeguarding hospitality industry jobs, increasing sales at restaurants and retailers, expanding the general job market, and boosting attendance at arts and cultural events. For more information visit www.visitburbank.com
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