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April 16, 2008 12:30 ET

Get Ready to LOL at Select Cineplex Entertainment Theatres in High-Definition for one Night Only

Advance Tickets for Sudbury's LOL Comedy Festival's Opening Gala Show Available May 2nd

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN), in partnership with Laugh Out Loud (LOL) Sudbury Comedy Festival, is pleased to announce the one-time only live presentation of the Opening Gala Show in High Definition (HD), on Thursday May 29th exclusively at more than 60 select Cineplex Entertainment theatres across the country.

"We are excited to partner with the LOL Sudbury Comedy Festival to show for the first time ever the Opening Gala Show exclusively to our guests across the country," said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. "Watching the amazing line-up of scheduled performers on our big screens in HD and surround sound is sure to make everyone LOL across the country."

The Opening Gala Show promises a hilarious night with comedians from Canada, USA and England. Guest Host is sitcom legend Jason Alexander, best known for his role as George Costanza on the hit television series Seinfeld. Also appearing in the show is John Moloney, one of Britain's most in-demand acts, a true comic and musical talent. Returning to the festival is Winston Spear, a regular cast member and staff writer on CTV and The Comedy Network's hit sketch show Comedy Inc. Rounding out the show is Sabrina Jalees, who since setting foot on the Yuk Yuk's stage for the first time at age 16, has been the youngest stand-up ever added to their professional roster.

Advance tickets are available beginning Friday May 2nd online at as well as at participating theatre box offices. General admission is $12.95 + taxes. A special group rate of $10.95 each + taxes is also available for groups of 25 or more. For more information on group rates, call 1-800-313-4461.

Cineplex Entertainment will present LOL Comedy Festival's Opening Gala Show live from Sudbury at the following select theatres across the country:

SilverCity Coquitlam Cinemas SilverCity Riverport Cinemas
170 Schoolhouse Street 14211 Entertainment Way
Coquitlam, BC Richmond, BC

SilverCity Victoria Cinemas Scotiabank Theatre Vancouver
3130 Tillicom Road 900 Burrard Street
Victoria, BC Vancouver, BC

Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo Famous Players Orchard Plaza Cinemas
213-4750 Rutherford Road 160-1876 Cooper Road
Nanaimo, BC Kelowna, BC

Cineplex Odeon Aberdeen Mall Cineplex Odeon Park and Tilford
Cinemas Cinemas
700-1320 TransCanada Highway 200-333 Brooksbank Avenue
Kamloops, BC Vancouver, BC

Cineplex Odeon Strawberry Hill Famous Players 7 Cinemas
Cinemas 2306 Highway 6
12161 72nd Avenue Vernon, BC
Surrey, BC

Famous Players 6 Cinemas
172-1600 15th Avenue
Prince George, BC

Cineplex Odeon Sunridge Spectrum Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton
Cinemas Cinemas
2555-32nd Street NE 1525-99th Street NW
Calgary, AB Edmonton, AB

Galaxy Cinemas Lethbridge Scotiabank Theatre Chinook
501-1st Avenue SW 6455 MacLeod Trail SW
Lethbridge, AB Calgary, AB

Scotiabank Theatre Edmonton Galaxy Cinemas Red Deer
8882-170 Street 357-374000 Highway #2
Edmonton, AB Red Deer, AB

Cineplex Odeon Grand Prairie
10330-109th Street
Grand Prairie, AB

SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas
815 St. James Street
Winnipeg, MB

Galaxy Cinemas Regina Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon
420 McCarthy Boulevard N 347 2nd Avenue S
Regina, SK Saskatoon, SK

Galaxy Cinemas Prince Albert
2995 2nd Avenue W
Prince Albert, SK

Scotiabank Theatre Toronto Colossus Vaughan Cinemas
259 Richmond Street W 3555 Highway #7 W
Toronto, ON Vaughan, ON

Cineplex Odeon Sheppard Centre Cineplex Odeon Eglinton Town Centre
Cinemas Cinemas
4861 Yonge Street 22 Lebovic Avenue
Toronto, ON Toronto, ON

Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas SilverCity Richmond Hill Cinemas
1025 The Queensway 8725 Yonge Street
Etobicoke, ON Richmond Hill, ON

Coliseum Mississauga Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas
309 Rathburn Road W 1351 Grandview Street N
Mississauga, ON Oshawa, ON

SilverCity Brampton Cinemas Galaxy Cinemas Peterborough
50 Great Lake Drive 320 Water Street
Brampton, ON Peterborough, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Barrie Galaxy Cinemas Waterloo
72 Commerce Park Drive 550 King Street N
Barrie, ON Waterloo, ON

Cineplex Odeon Niagara Square Cineplex Odeon Devonshire Mall
Cinemas Cinemas
7555 Montrose Road 3100 Howard Avenue
Niagara Falls, ON Windsor, ON

SilverCity Oakville Cinemas SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas
3531 Wyecroft Road 355 Barrydowne Road
Oakville, ON Sudbury, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Guelph SilverCity Newmarket Cinemas
485 Woodlawn Road W 18151 Yonge Street
Guelph, ON Newmarket, ON

SilverCity London Cinemas Galaxy Cinemas Cornwall
1680 Richmond Street 1325 Second Street E
London, ON Cornwall, ON

SilverCity Ancaster Cinemas SilverCity Thunder Bay Cinemas
771 Golf Link Road 850 North May Street
Ancaster, ON Thunder Bay, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Sault Ste. Marie Galaxy Cinemas Owen Sound
293 Bay Street 1020-10th Street W
Sault Ste. Marie, ON Owen Sound, ON

Galaxy Cinemas North Bay Galaxy Cinemas Brockville
300 Lakeshore Drive 2399 Parkedale Avenue
North Bay, ON Brockville, ON

Famous Players Belleville Cineplex Odeon Gardiners Road
8 Cinemas Cinemas
160 Bell Boulevard 636 Gardiners Road
Belleville, ON Kingston, ON

Famous Players Lambton Cineplex Odeon Brantford Cinemas
9 Cinemas 300 King George Road
1450 London Road Brantford, ON
Sarnia, ON

Coliseum Ottawa Cinemas SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas
3090 Carling Avenue 2385 City Park Drive
Ottawa, ON Gloucester, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Sherbrooke Scotiabank Theatre Montreal
4204 Bertrand 977 Ste-Catherine West
Rock Forest, PQ Montreal, PQ

Cineplex Odeon Brossard Cineplex Odeon St.Foy Cinemas
Cinemas 1200 Boulevard Duplessis
9350 boul Lepage St.Foy, PQ
Brossard, PQ

Coliseum Kirkland Cinemas Colossus Laval Cinemas
3200 rue Jean Yves 2800 Cosmodome Street
Kirkland, PQ Laval, PQ

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