From notable spots with Gap, Ipod a nd Tar get to Andre 3 000’s a vant -garde “Hey Ya” performanc es and the hottest videos f or Black Eyed Peas, Fergie, Jessica Simpson, Nelly Furta do, Will Smith, Prince, Rihanna , No Doubt and more, Fatima is the choreograp her be hind many of the most memorable moments in dance entertainment. Her fi lm resume reads like a who ’s who o f Holly wood having choreographed the cr itically award winning Dreamg irls with Bey once, Jamie Foxx and Jenifer Hudson , as well as working with st ars like, Jo hn Travolt a, Uma Thurman, T he Rock, Sandra Bullock, Halle Berry, Tom Cr uise and Jenni fer Lop ez. As the New York Times notes, Fatima is “ one of the most sought -after hip -hop and popular -music choreographers in the world.” Her work as a choreogra pher and video director for the Black Eyed Peas – she directed both “My Humps” and “Hey Mama” - ha s earned her several MTV VMA Award nominations including a wi n for Best Hip Hop Video (2006) for “My Humps” and Best Choreogra phy in a Mu sic Video (2004) for “Hey Mam a,” her first win i n a category which she has been nominated over seven times. Mo st recently she direct ed and choreograp hed the recent video for Fergie “Fergalicious” in which she created a Willy Wonka -like “ Fergieland!!” Named one of Enterta inmen t Weekly’s “100 Most Creative Peopl e in Entertainment,” Fatima just choreographed the Oscar s making her the second Africa n American woman in history to do so (Deb bie Allen wa s the 1 s t ). Renowned for her ability to blend classic dance -styles with her distin ct hip hop fla vor, Fatima is acclaimed by critics and peers. She has r eceived multiple nominations for t he MTV Video Music Award for Best Choreography , as well as for achi evement in choreography from the Music Video Pr oducer’s Award s, America n Choreograp hy Awards, a s well as a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for Out standing Choreograp he r - Off-Broadway , for her theatrical debut, R adiant Baby, a musica l based on the life o f artist Keith Haring , P roduced and Directed by George C. Wolfe a t the N ew York Public Theater. Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, Fatima moved to Los Ang eles at t he age o f four with her mother a nd two younger sisters. After completing hig h scho ol early at the age of 1 6, she dreame d of opening her o wn hair salon like her m other. Certified as a Cosmetologist, Fatima worked as a professional hairdresser for a brief period of time , but her love for da nc e led her out to the cl ubs, and into dance contests. “ An artist was looking for some dancers, so my friend and I went o n stag e at the club and battled some other gi rls and won,” Fatima reminisces. T hat wa s the beginning. Her “big break” came just two years later, when director John Singleton asked her to choreograph the video for Micha el Jack son’s “Remember the Time.” Since then, she has gone to wo rk wit h nearly every major artist in the industry , including her work a s a resident choreograp her with artists like Aaliyah, Backstreet Boys and Will Smith, which features some of the mo st memorable moments in music v ideo and award show history. Expanding her cr eative vision, Fatima recently opened a studio in the heart of Silverlake, California . Foresight Studios offers two distinct dance studios with state of the art sound syste ms and an open lounge space with flat scr eens, Wi -Fi, and a ful l - size kitche n. Available for danc e rehearsals and auditions, ca sting sessions, photo shoots, private event s, and more, F oresight Studio caters to pro fessionals in the entertainment indust ry. Clients include: Ja net Jack son, Diddy, Nelly Furtado, Fergie, The Gap and mor e. F or photos and more information on the sp ace, please visit the website www.foresig ht -studios. com . For additional information on Fatima, please contact Publicity: Melissa Dishell at Dishell Multimedia Group 310-859-8513/Melissa@dmgla.com or Andrea Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org.