SOURCE: Hollywood Studios International

October 06, 2009 09:00 ET

Models International Signs Award Winning Model

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - October 6, 2009) - Models International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hollywood Studios International (PINKSHEETS: HYWS), announced today the signing of award winning and former Top Model of the World, Michelle de Leon.

Michelle de Leon was Miss Philippines and winner of the Top Model of the World pageant in Southwest, China in February 2007. The Top Model of the World is an international search for the ultimate model.

Sir Steven Saxton, Chairman, Founder, and CEO of Hollywood Studios International, declared, "We are pleased to have such a lovely and talented model added to the Models International family. Michelle's international appeal is highly sought after and we believe she is one of the rising stars of the modeling world."

Ms. de Leon has modeled for renowned designers and signature brands in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami and New York. She was born in Balanga, Bataan and schooled in Olongapo City; she has lived in the United States for over six years. Ms. de Leon will be represented by Models International, a premier boutique modeling agency based in New York and Los Angeles.

About Models International

Models International is a premier boutique modeling agency based in New York and Los Angeles. The agency represents over 400 models for fashion, commercial, hosting, and endorsement endeavors. The agency's client list includes Vogue, Teen Vogue, Teen Magazine, Allure, Maxim, Cosmopolitan, Modern Salon Magazine, Women's Wear Daily, Rolls Royce, Abercrombie + Fitch, Ralph Lauren, Ed Hardy, Bebe, Rock & Republic, Pottery Barn, Macy's, Fox Racing, Sketchers, Wella, BCBG, Tilly's, Urban Decay, MTV, HBO and many others.

About Hollywood Studios International

Hollywood Studios International (PINKSHEETS: HYWS), 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. Upon completion of the current round of private funding, the Company intends to complete the requirements to trade on a NASDAQ exchange.

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