SOURCE: Jack9 Entertainment

October 17, 2007 11:43 ET

Jack9 Entertainment Inks Deal With Gary Busey

Hollywood Icon to Star in Online Show "Buseyisms," Exclusively on Jack9.com

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - October 17, 2007) - Jack9 Entertainment Inc., the leading Internet television network and IPTV entertainment destination, today announced an exclusive partnership with Academy Award and Golden Globe-nominated actor, Gary Busey. Busey will star in the Jack9 produced, online show "Buseyisms," which will be featured only on www.Jack9.com.

"Buseyisms" chronicles the day-to-day activities of one of Hollywood's most colorful characters, Gary Busey. During the program, Jack9's camera crews track Busey both in and out of Hollywood to follow the adventures of the industry's biggest and boldest characters. Along the way, Busey provides his unique and often outrageous insights into life and relationships. In addition to the online show, Busey produced and will star in a series of public service announcements regarding helmet safety and the impact it had on his life.

In a career that's spanned more than three decades, Busey has etched his name in Hollywood lore by starring in feature films including: "The Buddy Holly Story," "Lethal Weapon" and "Point Break." Most recently, Busey has guest starred on the hit HBO series, "Entourage." "When Jack9 CEO, Richard Granville, approached me about working with the company, I was excited about the opportunity. Jack9's online offerings are right in line with what I've always prided myself on, which is being unique, interesting and innovative. These are the same characteristics encompassed by Jack 9's IPTV offerings," said Gary Busey.

"Jack9 is the online home for individuals looking to break free from the corporate nine-to-five routine," said James Marcellino, president of Jack 9. "Gary Busey's free-flowing spirit and energy, which are captured in 'Buseyisms,' are a perfect complement to Jack9's already extensive list of online entertainment and live events programming."

"Jack9's network of unique videos and company produced entertainment cannot be found anywhere else on the Internet," added Marcellino. "This is the reason our website visitors view more than one million videos daily with exposure to 20 million-plus advertising impressions."

In addition to housing "Buseyisms," Jack9.com has the best in Internet entertainment, with mixed-martial arts, a variety of extreme sports action, as well as the newest underground music and nightlife.

The PSA can be viewed at: http://www.jack9.com/index.asp?id=499&ad=mr_busey.

About Jack9 Entertainment

Technology-driven Jack9 Entertainment is the top Internet television network and IPTV original content producer in the entertainment industry. Its unique ability to match genre-specific content to geo-targeted audiences provides advertisers with quantitative measurability while delivering more than one-million videos per day. For additional information, visit www.jack9.com.

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