Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 8, 2007 -
Habbo (http://www.habbo.com), one of the world's largest social networking sites, announced today that former child star, author and math guru Danica McKellar will check into the community for a meet-and-greet with fans.
Danica was originally discovered playing the role of Winnie Cooper on the hit television The Wonder Years. Since her time on The Wonder Years, Danica has gone on to become an accomplished mathematician and author.
The multi-talented performer will enter Habbo's virtual Theaterdome today, Wednesday, August 8 at 3 p.m. (PDT)/6 p.m. (EDT). Fans are invited to hang out with Danica, ask questions about growing up a child star and try to stump her with tricky math problems.
For the opportunity to chat with Danica, log in to Habbo or join for free by going to http://www.habbo.com and clicking on the "Register Now" button. To hear the exclusive live discussion with celebrated Habbo DJ duo Whimsy and RubbeeRED, tune into Habbo's Internet Radio Stream, Habbo Radio (http://www.habbo.com/entertainment).
About Danica McKellar
Although Danica McKellar is best known for her role as Winnie Cooper on the hit television show The Wonder Years, she is much more than the sweet girl across the street. McKellar is an accomplished mathematician and coauthor of the Chayes-McKellar-Winn theorem, a groundbreaking mathematical physics theorem. She has just published a book especially for teenage girls titled, Math Doesn't Suck: How To Survive Middle-School Math Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail (Hudson Street Press).
Habbo is a richly colorful, multi-dimensional virtual meeting place and game environment for teens. Users join by creating a fully-customized online character called a Habbo. From there, they can explore many public hang outs, play a variety of games, connect with friends, decorate their own hotel rooms, and have fun through creativity and self-expression. Currently there are Habbo communities in 29 countries on five continents. To date, more than 80 million Habbo characters have been created and 7.5 million unique users worldwide visit Habbo each month (source: Nielsen Netratings). http://www.habbo.com
Sulake is an interactive entertainment company focused on online communities, casual multiplayer games and social media. Sulake's main product is Habbo, a new type of youth brand, which is based on one of the world's fastest growing online communities for teenagers. Sulake has headquarters in Finland and local offices in 18 countries. Currently the company has more than 330 employees worldwide.
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