SOURCE: Hollywood Studios International

February 06, 2007 20:36 ET

Emmy Award-Winning Writer/Director/Producer Jeff Nimoy Signs With Artist International

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 6, 2007 -- Hollywood Studios International CEO Steven Saxton announced today that Writer/Director/Producer Jeff Nimoy has signed with Artist International for representation in all areas.

Jeff Nimoy wrote, directed, and served as story editor for the top rated Fox Kids show "Digimon: Digital Monsters." In addition he wrote and directed the 20th Century Fox theatrically released animated feature "Digimon: The Movie," and "Digimon: Revenge of Diaboromon" for the Disney Channel and Jetix. He also served as an Executive Producer and writer on numerous other Fox Kids shows. Prior to that he was nominated for three Emmy Awards in four years, winning once, for his comedic work as a writer and producer for "NFL Films Presents" on ESPN and Fox. He also wrote the Showtime movie "Big Brother Trouble," and wrote the original animated feature, "Pecola," soon to be released theatrically worldwide. Recently he directed the first 26 episodes of the world's most popular anime show "Naruto" for Cartoon Network. He is currently writing and directing the series "Zatch Bell" for Cartoon Network. Other anime writing credits include "Bo-Bobo," "SD Gundam Force," "Cybuster," "Tokyo Pig," and "Mega Man" for Kids WB.

"Jeff's credits are as impressive as they are numerous. We're excited to be able to work with such a talented individual. His ability as a writer and producer to connect with his audience, especially kids, will be a major asset to Artist International." said Joel Newton, Managing Director of Artist International.

He will be co-represented by Artist International's Vice-President of Management, Stan Spry and Jr. Manager Jason Gold.

About Artist International

Artist International ( provides professional representation to actors, models, 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 and talents of clients and maximizing their potential.

About Hollywood Studios International

Hollywood Studios International (, an entertainment holding company, exists to create award-winning entertainment which succeeds both artistically and commercially through the inherent synergies of combining elements of a traditional studio system with the structure of artist management. The Company has recently completed a financial audit and is filing the appropriate paperwork to begin trading in the US (PINKSHEETS: HYWS). Current subsidiaries and divisions include Artist International Management, Doc Hollywood Kidz, Doc Hollywood Records, and Bop City Records. The Company is currently structuring the financing to complete the acquisition of a feature film production/international distribution company. Due to a non-disclosure agreement, the Company cannot publicly disclose any further information regarding this transaction.

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This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Investors are cautioned that all forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Although Hollywood Studios International believes that the assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein are reasonable, any assumption could be inaccurate, and therefore, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking statements included in this press release will prove to be accurate. In light of the significant uncertainties inherent in the forward-looking statements included herein, the inclusion should not be regarded as a representation by the Company or any other person that the objective and plans of the Company will be achieved.

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