AIM and TSX: DHX
HALIFAX, March 18 /CNW/ - DHX Media Ltd. (AIM & TSX ticker: "DHX"), a
leading independent international producer and distributor of television
programming and interactive content is distributing new episodes of the
acclaimed preschool series Bo on the GO!, which brings the total number of
half-hour episodes available to 40. Bo on the Go! is produced by DHX Media's
own Halifax Film. DHX has recently made a sale of both seasons to France 5.
Neil Court, President of DHX Media's distribution subsidiary, DECODE
Enterprises Ltd. said: "The synergy between the partners in DHX is clearly
illustrated by Bo on the GO!, which is a perfect fit for DECODE's existing
sales catalogue of quality kids programming. The quick pick up by France 5 is
fantastic news as we head towards MIPTV where we anticipate further sales."
Using motion capture technology and computer graphics (CG), Bo on the GO!
promotes an active lifestyle and an active mind for preschoolers. Bo on the
GO! follows the adventures of Bo, a positive, energetic and inquisitive young
heroine and her young friend Dezadore dragon. 'Dezzy' encourages children at
home to go on amazing adventures by actively joining her in a variety of
movements that assist her on her quest. Cheerful and determined to solve all
problems she encounters, Bo will lead the way for kids at home to get "on the
DHX Media's distribution subsidiary, DECODE Enterprises, represents all
television and home video rights to Bo on the GO!
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 and Studio B Productions, are the producers or
co-producers of 17 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.
Certain statements herein may constitute forward-looking statements,
including those identified by the expressions "may", "will", "should",
"could", "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate", "potential", "expect",
"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
For further information:
For further information: DHX Media Ltd.: David A. Regan - EVP, Corporate
Development & IR, (902) 423-0260; AIM Nominated Advisors: Grant Thornton
Corporate Finance: Gerry Beaney; Troy MacDonald; +44 (0) 20 7383 5100