SOURCE: Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.

June 13, 2006 16:01 ET

Peace Arch to Launch UberGuide Travel Television Franchise in New Deal With Canada's CTV Travel Channel

UberGuide Travel Programs to Capitalize on Growing Worldwide Demand for Lifestyle and Non-Fiction Television

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 13, 2006 -- Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc. (AMEX: PAE) (TSX: PAE-LV), one of North America's fastest growing independent entertainment companies, announced today that its Television Division has received an order to produce an initial five hours of programming to launch its television franchise, "UberGuide Television," for CTV Travel Channel in Canada.

Under the terms of a new production and distribution deal Peace Arch signed with CTV, Peace Arch will produce several installments of UberGuide. The programs will follow a "top ten" countdown format, with episodes including "Ten Sexiest Beaches," "Ten Top Male Fantasies," and "World's Ten Most Expensive Menu Items."

Worldwide distribution will be handled exclusively by Peace Arch Television, a division of Peace Arch Entertainment. The shows will all be delivered to CTV Travel Channel in August 2006. CTV Travel Channel has announced plans to broadcast the UberGuide specials during the 2006-2007 season.

"UberGuide" is the kind of intriguing, exciting and broadly appealing television show every producer dreams of making," said Blair Reekie, President of Peace Arch's television subsidiary The Eyes Project Development Corporation, which is producing the series. "We travel the globe searching for the most unusual, most expensive and most exclusive secrets that the world has to offer. As demand for reality and non-fiction television programming has grown, Peace Arch has expanded its production expertise and output in a strategic effort to capitalize on this worldwide television marketplace."

The Peace Arch television division produces miniseries, movies of the week, lifestyle programming and documentaries.

About Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.

Peace Arch Entertainment produces and acquires feature film and television programs for distribution to worldwide markets. Its Peace Arch Films division markets and licenses theatrical films oriented towards the major international film festivals such as Cannes, Venice and Toronto. The Company's Archetype Film label focuses on projects in the horror, thriller and action genres. Peace Arch Television specializes in the licensing of the Company's own productions and third party projects to Canadian and international broadcasters, cable and satellite companies. Peace Arch Home Entertainment, under the KaBOOM! Entertainment, Inc. banner, is one of the leading distributors of DVDs and related products in Canada. Peace Arch recently entered into an agreement with Castle Hill Productions and Dream LLC to acquire their library of more than 500 classic, contemporary and genre films, which is expected to supplement Peace Arch's own annual output of more than two dozen new feature films and long form television programs. For investor-specific information about Peace Arch Entertainment, including recent news and stock price data, please visit http://www.trilogy-capital.com/tcp/peace-arch/quote.html. For additional information, visit http://www.peacearch.com.

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