November 17, 2000 06:53am
Jill Kelly Prouctions Announces Aquisition of Babylon Entertainment
Source: BSG PR
by: Company Press Release
(HOLLYWOOD, CA) -- Jill Kelly Productions has announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Babylon Entertainment. Producer Chris Hawke and acclaimed director Michael Zen just recently announced the formation of Babylon Entertainment, which will include Zen's first production in the field of gonzo movies.
Babylon Entertainment will release 14 titles per year, all of which will be produced by Chris Hawke and directed by Michael Zen, who has gotten critical acclaim and awards with such works as Blue Movie, starring Jenna Jameson, Secret Garden starring Ashlyn Gere, and Babylon, starring Janine and Lexus, among many others titles. Michael Zen won Adult Video News Director of the Year in 1997.
The first 2 releases for Babylon Entertainment/Jill Kelly Productions will be the first in a series titled Deep Pink, as well as the highly charged and provocative feature series, Pussy Wars. These titles will be in stores in December. "We are excited to be working with Jill and her highly motivated staff", says Hank Weinstein, co-founder of Babylon Entertainment. "We look to create unusual material with an avant-garde appeal."
"When given the opportunity to work closely with Micheal Zen", states Bob Friedland, President of Jill Kelly Productions, "we knew we had to make this happen. All of us at Jill Kelly Productions look forward to an exciting future with Babylon Entertainment".
All of Babylon Entertainment/Jill Kelly Productions will be distributed by JK Distribution, Inc. JK Distribution can be reached at (310) 550-3934.
Jill Kelly Productions is one of the first companies in the adult entertainment sector created by an adult film star with movies produced and directed by adult film stars. Jill Kelly Productions distributes products on both VHS and DVD through a national network of distributors, retail outlets, electronic media (including cable and satellite broadcast). JKP can be reached on the web at www.jillkellyproductions.com, one of the most popular sites on the World Wide Web in a chain of websites created by Jill Kelly. The company has begun to produce an extensive library of movies for mature audiences. In its inaugural year, Jill Kelly Productions will release over 40 full-length features, with plans to continue with more than 80 releases annually.
For more information, please contact:
Brian S. Gross, BSG PR, (818) 343-3673. Email:
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