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Showcase Action

August 17, 2007 10:45 ET

EXPERIENCE A LIVE STUNT WITH SCHWARZENEGGER'S STUNT DOUBLE

Exclusive opportunity to view a live-action Hollywood-style stunt – then join in the action!

Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, Assignment Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Photo Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - Aug. 17, 2007) - Join one of Hollywood's most famous stuntmen next Tuesday, August 21, for a classic, live-action "bar brawl," - and maybe even join in on some hands-on action and behind the scenes stunt secrets.

The live 'bar brawl' stunt will be led by Canadian Peter H. Kent, a long-time Arnold Schwarzenegger stunt double, along with a gang of professional stuntmen and stuntwomen - better known as 'Stuntdawgs'.

Kent will be in Toronto for this exclusive performance and interview opportunity to launch the upcoming series of his high-octane television show, Stuntdawgs, which airs on Showcase Action Wednesdays at 7 p.m. ET, beginning August 22.

ABOUT STUNTDAWGS
Gemini Award®-winning series Stuntdawgs is an adrenalin-charged ride into the elusive world of renegade stunt performers. Viewers experience the heart-pounding action from behind the scenes as the team concocts high-impact action movie stunts inspired by cutting-edge action scenes from recent movies including Terminator 2, XXX, and The Fast and the Furious.

WHAT:
Live-action 'bar brawl' and hands-on media opportunity to learn the art of throwing - and taking - a punch from a professional Stuntdawg.

DATE:
Tuesday, August 21, 2007

TIME:
11 a.m. - live stunt demonstration
11:30 a.m. - one-on-one stunt teaching sessions / individual interviews available

***RSVP to Debra Douglass at 416-462-0199 ext. 24 by noon on Monday, August 20, 2007***

WHO:
Peter H. Kent, veteran stunt performer and host, Stuntdawgs

LOCATION:
The Pilot Tavern - Stealth Lounge (on second floor)
22 Cumberland Street
Toronto, ON

TO RSVP OR FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Debra Douglass
Pilot PMR for Showcase Action
T: 416-462-0199, ext. 24
C: 416-526-8988
debra@pilotpmr.com

or

Geneviève Parent
Showcase Action
T: 416-967-3194
Genevieve.Parent@AllianceAtlantis.com
IN: ENTERTAINMENT

Contact Information

  • Debra Douglass, Pilot PMR for Showcase Action
    Primary Phone: 416-462-0199 ext. 24
    Secondary Phone: 416-526-8988
    E-mail: debra@pilotpmr.com