BFCA Member Profile

Jimmy Hollywood

Primary Outlet:
jimmyhollywood.com
Additional Outlets:
70 North American markets
Website:
http://www.jimmyhollywood.com
Twitter:
@JimmyHollywood9
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/jimmyhollywood
Biography:
No stranger to the sights and sounds of Hollywood is JIMMY HOLLYWOOD. A veteran of over three decades on the entertainment scene, he's known throughout the combined industries of motion pictures, television and music.Be it on a movie back lot, a television sound stage or a recording studio JIMMY HOLLYWOOD is both a friend and a confidant of Hollywood's biggest names. Following one column, Johnny Carson, in a rare personal thank-you, noted JIMMY HOLLYWOOD as "one of the very few columnists I have read who has a real understanding." Syndicated all over North America, his radio show is enjoyed by millions of people, of all ages, who have become hooked on the unique style of JIMMY HOLLYWOOD. His blend of timely information with exclusive first-hand interviews and interesting features, peppered with just the right amount of humor, make his offerings a favorite entertainment feature of anyone who has heard his work. Before moving to Los Angeles, JIMMY, in his native state of Michigan, gained valuable experience as a broadcaster, entertainment entrepreneur, political consultant and educator. He holds a journalism degree earned at Central Michigan University. While in Michigan he owned his own recording and production company. His first venture in the recording industry resulted in "gold" as his writing and production skills played a large role in the classic million seller of the 60's, "96 Tears" by Question Mark and the Mysterians. He later went on to work with midstream superstars Bob Seger and Grand Funk Railroad. In addition to "JIMMY HOLLYWOOD syndicated radio/net, JIMMY keeps in the mainstream of Hollywood working as a consultant to various Southern California motion picture and video production companies.