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Heyou Media Holdings Inc, Founder and Chairman, Tom Skerritt, and Layalina Productions Co-Founder and President, Leon Shahabian, are pleased to announce their companies have signed an agreement for the distribution of Yemeniettes, the award-winning feature documentary on female youth entrepreneurship in Yemen.  More content from Layalina is expected to be added under the agreement.


Mr. Shahabian is the producer and co-director of Yemeniettes.  Mr. Skerritt is an award-winning actor and director who has starred in Mash and Alien--both in the best 25 films of the 20th Century, as ranked by the American Film Institute--and other notable films including Top Gun and A River Runs Through It and the multiple award-winning TV series Pickett Fences.

Heyou focuses on production and distribution of short-form cross-platform visual entertainment.

Layalina, based in Washington, DC, produces award-winning films and television series that bridge the divide between the Arab world and the United States.

Their award-winning documentaries and compelling reality television series are consistently broadcast in prime time on the leading American and pan-Arab cable and satellite networks. Their messages of hope, innovation and intercultural exchange have reached into the homes of tens of millions of viewers throughout the Middle East, North Africa and the United States.