SOURCE: Hollywood Studios International

October 06, 2010 09:00 ET

"The Booth at the End" Created by Artist International's Christopher Kubasik Picked Up for Two-Year Deal by Fox International Channels

BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwire - October 6, 2010) -  Hollywood Studios International (OTCBB: HYWS) -- Created by Artist International client, Christopher Kubasik, the multi-platform pyschological thriller, "The Booth at the End," has been picked up by Fox International Channels (FIC) for all territories, excluding the U.S. and Canada. Produced by Michael Eisner's independent studio Vuguru and sold by Fireworks International, the series stars Xander Berkeley ("24," "CSI," "Kick-Ass") as The Man, a mysterious character who sits in the back of a diner and grants wishes to visitors in exchange that they perform a task.

In a sweeping, comprehensive deal, Fox International Channels, part of News Corporation, has secured Internet, broadcast TV, mobile, and download-to-own rights for all durations of the innovative new title. The two-year distribution deal will result in the series being plugged into FIC's worldwide network of 183 channels totaling more than 875 million subscribers. The show is expected to debut in early 2011.

Joel Newton, Managing Director of Artist International, commented, "We are thrilled that our client Christopher Kubasik's series has been picked up and will be experienced around the world. His creation is truly an original, forward-thinking new media concept and one that we think will no doubt appeal to audiences on a global scale."

Artist International is a management/production company with offices in Beverly Hills and New York. The company provides professional representation to actors, writers, directors, athletes, music performers, artists, and other entertainment properties. Its four divisions -- music, literary, sports, and talent -- operate with the singular focus of understanding the goals, passions and talents of its clients and maximizing their potential. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Hollywood Studios International, Artist International is positioned to collaborate with artists to bring new content to life, whether by internal means or external partnerships.

Hollywood Studios International (OTCBB: HYWS) is a privately held media holding company focused on the intelligent deployment of capital in the entertainment industry. The company has developed a portfolio of fee-based businesses ranging from talent representation to international distribution. Following the current round of private funding, the Company intends to file with the SEC to be a publicly traded company.

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