Emilio Estefan, Jr. Signs the Talented Young Actress, Lindsay Lohan, To A Major Record Production Deal.
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MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 25, 2002
Lindsey Lohan, star of the box office hit, The Parent Trap has taken a pivotal step in the pursuit of her singing career by signing a 5 album production deal with Miami's acclaimed multi-GRAMMY award winning music producer, Emilio Estefan, Jr. The talented young actress, who began singing at the age of four, will be working with Mr. Estefan who will produce her first album and shop for a recording contract with major record labels on her behalf.
After an extremely successful acting career, this 16 year old, green-eyed, auburn hair teen is ready to take on this new challenge. As she prepares for the release of her upcoming movie, Freaky Friday, starring with Annette Benning, the young charismatic actress is already spending her off-the-screen hours recording music demos. Lindsay, who was introduced to Estefan by her management team, says enthusiastically: "I am extremely excited to be working with Emilio. I am surrounded by a group of very talented people whom have made me feel like part of their family." With the support of her millions of fans worldwide, the young star vows to put all her energy and soul into her life long dream of becoming a singer.
Estefan, eager to work with Lindsay comments excitedly: "The minute I heard her sing, I knew she was gifted. She is energetic and charming and has a very unique style. She is a great performer and has an incredible ability to connect with her audience. I am very excited to be working with her." As Estefan works with Lindsay to create her unique sound, encompassing a rock edge, Estefan stresses, "that everyone will be very pleasantly surprised with this project."
Note: Acclaimed Cuban producer, music publisher and songwriter, Emilio Estefan, Jr. has enjoyed an illustrious 25-year career comprised of 12 GRAMMY Awards and an extensive music publishing catalog named "Latin Music Publisher of the Year" by Billboard Magazine(c). He has produced for many artists including Jennifer Lopez, Shakira, Ricky Martin, Marc Anthony, Will Smith, Gloria Estefan, Celia Cruz, and Thalia. Most recently, Estefan was inducted into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame and was elected to President Bush's Committee on the Arts and Humanities.
The spunky and savvy young star, Lindsay Lohan, has enjoyed great success in her acting career. Starting as a Ford Model at the age of three, Lindsay appeared in over 60 television shows, commercial and hundreds of print ads. She made her motion picture debut acting performance in the movie Parent Trap, which came in second place in the Box Office on its opening weekend. Roger Ebert gave her two thumbs up. Since then, Lohan has continued to receive praise for her work in films and many television show appearances. She's been the face for Calvin Klein Kids, The Gap, Tommy Hilfilger, Jell-O, Wendys and Pizza Hut. For more information about Lindsay please visit http://www.LLRocks.com.
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|Date:||Sep 25, 2002|
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