Peacock Makes a Splash With a Star-Studded Los Angeles Premiere Event to Celebrate the Launch of The Resort.

Peacock Makes a Splash With a Star-Studded Los Angeles Premiere Event to Celebrate the Launch of The Resort.

Series Attendees Included Stars William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti, Luis Gerardo Méndez, Nina Bloomgarden, and Gabriela Cartol as well as Showrunner/ Writer/ EP Andy Siara, Co-Showrunner/ EP/ Writer Allison Miller, EP Chad Hamilton and EP/ Director/ Guest Star Ben Sinclair.

Additional Notable Guests Included Entertainment Weekly’s Editor-in-Chief Patrick Gomez, Nick Kroll, Benny Blanco, Jonetta Kaiser, Cosette Rinab, Kevin Woo, Trevor Daniel, Pete Montzingo and Yasmine Sahid.

Los Angeles, CA – Tonight, Monday, July 25, Peacock, UCP and Entertainment Weekly hosted an exclusive cast, producer and influencer premiere screening and after party at The Hollywood Roosevelt to celebrate the launch of Peacock’s highly anticipated comedic thriller THE RESORT, premiering on Peacock Thursday, July 28 with three episodes at launch and new episodes streaming weekly.

Star power was in full effect with guests including stars William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti, Luis Gerardo Méndez, Nina Bloomgarden, and Gabriela Cartol as well as Showrunner/ Writer/ EP Andy SiaraCo-Showrunner/ EP/ Writer Allison MillerEP Chad Hamilton and EP/ Director/ Guest Star Ben Sinclair.

Additional notable guests included Entertainment Weekly’s Editor-in-Chief Patrick GomezNick Kroll, Benny Blanco, Jonetta Kaiser, Cosette Rinab, Kevin Woo, Trevor Daniel, Pete Montzingo, Yasmine Sahid and executives:   

  • Susan Rovner, Chairman, Entertainment Content, NBCUniversal Television & Streaming
  • Pearlena Igbokwe, Chairman, Universal Studio Group (USG) 
  • Kelly Campbell, President, Peacock
  • Lisa Katz, President, Scripted Content, NBCUniversal Television & Streaming
  • Shannon Willett, CMO, Peacock
  • Alex Sepiol, EVP, Scripted Development, NBCUniversal Television & Streaming
  • Brian Henderson, EVP Programming, Peacock

Following a screening of the first two episodes, guests checked in to the poolside after party at The Hollywood Roosevelt where they were fully immersed in the world of THE RESORT:  

THE RESORT themed accents were abundant with lush palm leaves, island decor, themed cocktails featuring Luis Gerardo Ménde​​​​​​z’s Ojo de Tigre Mezcal served in branded coconuts, and more. 

The party featured a ‘Bahia del Paraiso’ inspired portrait studio where guests struck their best vacation pose.

Catering was provided by The Hollywood Roosevelt and guests danced the night away with music from DJ Mr. Best.

SERIES DESCRIPTION:
A multi-generational, coming-of-age love story disguised as a fast-paced mystery about the disappointment of time. An anniversary trip puts a marriage to the test when the couple finds themselves embroiled in one of the Yucatan’s most bizarre unsolved mysteries that took place fifteen years prior. 

Starring: William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti, Nick Offerman, Skyler Gisondo, Luis Gerardo Mendez, Nina Bloomgarden and Gabriela Cartol