Devine Entertainment Commissions Scripts For Second Season Of Primetime Mystery Series: Across the River to Motor City



    Initial Season Revenues Of About $4 Million (CDN) Expected In First Half
    Of 2007

    TORONTO, March 13 /CNW/ - Devine Entertainment Corporation (OTCBB:DVNNF)
announced that it has contracted with four writers to begin work on new
scripts for the second season of Across the River to Motor City, the Company's
new mystery series that has been commissioned and funded by CHUM Television
(TSX:CHM). Key development funding agreements with Chum Television and The
Canadian Television Fund support the Company's engagements of renowned writers
Cal Coons (Blue Murder), Alyson Feltes (Jozi-H), Tracey Forbes (Buffy the
Vampire Slayer) and David Young (Due South) who will work with series
show-runner and creator Robert Wertheimer to write scripts for the first four
episodes of a prospective second season of the series.
    President and CEO David Devine stated, "We see CHUM's commitment to fund
new scripts for the second season of Across the River to Motor City as an
affirmation of confidence in the creative and production team behind the
series. The Company is optimistic about the success of Across the River to
Motor City and the possibility of a new season of the series being ordered."
The series is being produced by Devine Entertainment in association with
Jonsworth Productions. Show-runner Robert Wertheimer created the series with
writer Denis McGrath. Robert Wertheimer, Richard Mozer and David Devine are
executive producers.
    Across the River to Motor City, a suspenseful tale spanning over forty
years in Canada and the United States, focuses on two unforgettable
characters, Ben Ford and his daughter Kathleen. As a 1960's insurance
investigator in Windsor and Detroit, Ben Ford weathered the storms of those
tumultuous years. Four decades later, a long-buried tragedy leads his daughter
Kathleen to unravel the secrets that troubled her relationship with Ben -
secrets he will risk everything to keep hidden.
    The Company completed principal photography of the initial six episodes
of the primetime mystery series, budgeted at $8.1 million (all references in
Canadian dollars), on schedule and on budget in the fourth quarter of 2006.
Canadian Broadcast license agreements already in place are expected to
generate initial revenues from the series of approximately $4 million in the
first six months of 2007 when the six episodes are expected to be completed
and delivered.

    Five-time Emmy Award-winning Devine Entertainment Corporation develops,
produces and distributes primetime drama, children's and family entertainment
for the theatrical motion picture, television and Video/DVD marketplace
worldwide. Their film series on landmark Composers', Inventors' and Artists'
are critically acclaimed and broadcast in over 50 countries. The Company
recently completed its first feature film for theatrical release, Bailey's
Billion$, which was released in North America on August 5, 2005 and is
currently being distributed worldwide. In 2007 the Company continued expanding
its proprietary library and financed and began production of its first general
audience primetime one-hour mystery series, entitled Across the River to Motor
City for broadcast world wide. Headquartered in Toronto, the Company's common
shares trade on the NASD OTCBB market in the U.S. under the symbol DVNNF. The
Company's corporate website is www.devine-ent.com .

    This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the
future performance of Devine Entertainment Corporation. Forward-looking
statements, specifically those concerning future performance and the
achievement of operating profitability are subject to certain risks and
uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially. These risks and
uncertainties include fluctuations in revenues; market acceptance of the
Company's products and services; competition within the film and entertainment
industry and the introduction of new entrants and/or products in the Company's
markets; adverse changes in governmental regulations and policies affecting
the film and entertainment industry; product development risks and risks of
technological change; the risk of unanticipated expenses; and other risks and
uncertainties all as described in the disclosure documents filed with
securities regulatory authorities in accordance with applicable securities
laws. Readers are cautioned that the foregoing list of factors is not
exhaustive. Although the Company believes that the expectations conveyed by
the forward-looking statements are reasonable based on information available
to it on the date such forward-looking statements are made, no assurances can
be given as to future results, levels of activity and achievements. All
subsequent forward-looking statements, whether written or oral, attributable
to the Company or persons acting on its behalf are expressly qualified in
their entirety by these cautionary statements. The Company assumes no
obligation to update forward-looking statements should circumstances or
management's estimates or opinions change.





For further information:

For further information: Arnold Tenney, Richard Mozer, Devine
Entertainment Corporation, Telephone: (416) 364-2282

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