SOURCE: Mass Hysteria Entertainment

January 15, 2010 18:22 ET

Legendary Director John Landis Joins Mass Hysteria Entertainment Board of Advisors

Directed "Animal House," Michael Jackson's "Thriller," "Blues Brothers" Among Others

HOLLYWOOD, CA--(Marketwire - January 15, 2010) - Mass Hysteria Entertainment, Inc. (OTCBB: MHYS) is pleased to announce the addition of John Landis to the advisory board of Mass Hysteria Entertainment. Mr. Landis joins two-time Academy award winning producer Albert S. Ruddy ("The Godfather" and "Million Dollar Baby") in becoming the second industry visionary to join the Mass Hysteria Advisory Board. Mr. Landis is an Award winning director of such blockbuster movies as "The Blues Brothers," "Animal House," "Twilight Zone: The Movie," "An American Werewolf In London," "Trading Places" and "Thriller," which was just inducted into the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress. "Thriller" is the first music video allowed into the registry. The video, made in 1983, was a seismic shift in the development of music videos. Congress established the registry in 1989 and it now totals 525 films. The titles are selected for their enduring importance to American culture. Mr. Landis is currently in London working on a new comedy film. "John is one of the most important directors of our time and brings to Mass Hysteria his extraordinary talent as well as a wealth of experience and relationships," says CEO Dan Grodnik. "I look forward to being part of the Mass Hysteria team," says the multi-award nominated director, "and contributing to this new paradigm of entertainment that the company is creating."

About Mass Hysteria Entertainment, Inc.

Mass Hysteria Entertainment, Inc. is a new multi-media entertainment company created to produce film comedies for the young adult market with an interactive component. "Mass Hysteria is the next step in the evolution of the theatrical experience: a hybrid entertainment that combines movies with hand-held devices and the internet. Today's young moviegoer is ready for something radical at the multi-plex and we believe Mass Hysteria can change the filmic landscape," said CEO Daniel Grodnik. The company website is

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