SOURCE: Global Entertainment Acquisition Corporation (Pop Starz, Inc.)

June 25, 2008 10:51 ET

Global Entertainment Announces Comedy Development Deal With Tom Alexander of Sportsman's Daily

New Project to Beef Up Global's Comedy Library; First Screenplay to Be Delivered August 1st

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - June 25, 2008) - Global Entertainment Acquisition Corporation (PINKSHEETS: PSRZ) announced today it has forged a creative relationship with Tom Alexander, the Executive Editor and Co-founder of the sports parody website "The Sportsman's Daily" ( A veteran comedy writer and broadcaster, Alexander has focused on sports parody for the past decade, having firmly established himself as one of the premier writers in the genre. His sizable following has been a key factor in the Sportsman's Daily's success, placing it among the top sports satire sites on the Internet.

The company has not yet released the name of the project.

"Tom has his finger on the pulse of today's comedic culture, and so it is natural that as we strive to build our comedy profile, Tom is one of the guys I want on the team. The very first project is wildly inventive and funny and we anticipate going into production this year. More details will be released shortly," says CEO Maurice Smith.


Global Entertainment Acquisition Corporation is an emerging film production company headed by Maurice Smith, a veteran filmmaker who has produced many successful and memorable films such as "Screwballs," "Totally Blonde," "Alien Predator," "Recruits 1 and 2" and many other films over his distinguished 30 year career. His films have been distributed in virtually every country in the world and he has distribution on several films currently with some of the largest film distributors in the world.

The company will focus on producing small budget films in the Comedy and Sci Fi genres while searching for and developing emerging talent including writers, directors and actors to work on their films. In an era of expanded outlets of distribution, content is in higher demand than ever. It is Global's mission to become a leading content provider of entertaining, high quality films to feed the global demand.

About The Sportsman's Daily

The Sportsman's Daily (TSD) is the nation's premier source for sports satire on the Internet. Founded by Tom Alexander and Charles Epstein in October of 2006, TSD offers news articles, feature pieces, interviews, cartoons and podcasts. TSD is also a leading content provider of sports satire for as well as a regular contributor to the popular news satire site,, a Barry Diller-Arianna Huffington joint venture that features the work of nationally known satirists including Bill Maher, Will Durst, and others. Other properties include The Sportsman's Daily Weekend Show (formerly Jockstraps Radio) which will begin its second season this fall. The site will also debut original videos and animations later this year.

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