DHX Media announces South African broadcast deal



    
    www.dhxmedia.com
    AIM and TSX: DHX
    

    HALIFAX, Aug. 10 /CNW/ - DHX Media Ltd (AIM & TSX ticker: "DHX"), a
leading independent international producer and distributor of television
programming and interactive content is pleased to announce a new major
distribution deal with South African pay-TV broadcaster M-Net. M-Net has
acquired the South African broadcast rights to the hit series Super WHY!,
Mighty Jungle and Side Show Christmas in addition to further seasons of
existing licenses for Franny's Feet, Naturally Sadie, Delilah & Julius and Bo
on the GO! for a total of more than 100 hours of children's programming.

    About DHX Media Ltd.

    DHX Media Ltd. is a leading international producer and distributor of
television programming and interactive content with an emphasis on children,
family and youth markets. DHX Media Ltd. shares trade on AIM and are listed on
the TSX, the Toronto Stock Exchange. DHX Media's production companies, Decode
Entertainment, Halifax Film, Studio B Productions, and imX Productions are the
producers or co-producers of 14 original television series and theatrical
releases currently commissioned for production and maintain a growing library
of over 2,200 half-hours of mostly children and youth-oriented television
productions.
    www.dhxmedia.com

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"intend" and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the Company or
its Management. These statements reflect the Company's current expectations
and are based on information currently available to Management. These
forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties,
assumptions and other factors that could cause actual results or events to
differ materially from current expectations, including the matters discussed
under "Risk Factors" contained in the Company's prospectus dated May 12, 2006.
These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof, and the
Company assumes no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events
or circumstances.




For further information:

For further information: DHX Media Ltd.: David A. Regan - EVP, Corporate
Development & IR, (902) 423-0260; AIM Nominated Advisors: Grant Thornton UK
LLP: Gerry Beaney, Troy MacDonald, +44 (0) 20 7383 5100

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