Knightscove Media Corp.

Knightscove Media Corp.

March 22, 2011 13:54 ET

Knightscove Media Corp. Flexing Marketplace Muscle With New Divisions

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 22, 2011) - Knightscove Media Corp. (TSX VENTURE:KC.A)(TSX VENTURE:KC.B) ("Knightscove", "Company") is pleased to announce a series of cross-platform initiatives to exploit and aggressively maximize the integrated assets of across its multimedia divisions.

The Company's Home Distribution division, Knightscove @ Home (K@H) has placed a wide spectrum of subjects from the recently acquired Ellis Entertainment library into DVD releases across North America with a street date of May 25th. These titles include the hit History Television series "TANK OVERHAUL", Discovery Channel Canada's "SIDESHOW STARS" and Animal Planet's "BEAR ATTACK". 

K@H is also set to release the uncut long form edition of "EARTH FROM ABOVE" on Blu-Ray and standard DVD on May 25th with Knightscove Ellis International able to offer the 4 x 90 minute "EARTH FROM ABOVE" for Canadian TV, while continuing to exploit the Ellis library for television worldwide. 

Along with the aforementioned releases, K@H is excited to continue releasing a series of classic titles from the Paramount vaults, acquired through Olive Films, including "HURRY SUNDOWN" (Jane Fonda, Faye Dunaway, Michael Caine, Burgess Meredith), "HANNIE CAULDER" (Raquel Welch, Robert Culp, Ernest Borgnine), WUSA (Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Perkins), "MY FAVOURITE SPY" (Bob Hope, Hedy Lamar) and TROPIC OF CANCER (Rip Torn, Ellen Burstyn").

The Company's television arm, KnightTV ("KTV") is in development on a number of projects targeted at a broad audience gamut – including preschoolers, kids ages 6-9, and programming for the whole family. Having already acquired new titles from Portfolio Entertainment, KTV will be integrating titles from the Ellis library into its monthly VOD schedule over the coming weeks and months, providing a myriad of age appropriate fare for kids of all ages. 

This announcement follows a previous press release dated March 1 2011 stating that the Company has completed the first original project, "PHINDA QUEST" produced by Knightscove Family Films Inc. and exploited by the three other divisions of the Company.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release or the information contained herein.

Contact Information

  • Knightscove Media Corp.
    Leif Bristow
    President and CEO
    (416) 444-7900 x222