SOURCE: Players Network

December 26, 2008 08:00 ET

Players Network Launches Primetime Television Programming With Distribution in Over 121 Million Homes

Players Network Signs a Deal With Buzz TV and Now Can Be Seen in 50 Countries Throughout Europe, Middle East, and North Africa

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - December 26, 2008) - Players Network (OTCBB: PNTV), the leading Digital Media Television Network dedicated to Las Vegas Entertainment and the Gaming Lifestyle, announces today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Buzz TV to be carried on all of Buzz TV's extensive distribution. Player's Network will broadcast selected programming from its vast library of Gaming and Las Vegas Lifestyle programming in English.

In the initial agreement Player Network and Buzz TV will equally share all Advertising and Sponsorship revenues generated by the programming.

Players Network's existing 24/7 VOD Channel is currently carried in over 22 million US homes on Comcast, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T and Verizon. With the addition of Buzz TV, the company's distribution footprint now exceeds 143 million television homes worldwide. "The intrinsic value of this expansion opens many important sponsorship and marketing opportunities for our company, and significantly accelerates the implementation of our long-term business plan," stated Mark Bradley CEO Players Network

About Players Network

Players Network is a Digital Media Company that focuses on the Las Vegas and Gaming Lifestyles, producing and distributing original content for its own VOD Channels on television in over 22,000,000 homes over Comcast, DirecTv, AT&T, Vezrison and Dish Network and its Broadband Network at www.playersnetwork.com, Blinkx, Google, YouTube and Yahoo Video, for DVD Home Video, mobile platforms, and through worldwide television syndication. Players Network has a 10-year history of providing consumers with quality Gaming and Las Vegas Lifestyle content, and the gaming industry with strategic partnership services in Las Vegas, Atlantic City, and throughout the worldwide Gaming Industry.

About Buzz TV

BuzzTV is A Pan-European Television Network serving more than 121 million DTH Satellite and cable television homes covering more than 50 countries -- Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. BuzzTV's target's 18 - 45+ demographic with music, fashion, sports and a variety of first-run entertainment. Merging television based marketing with the complete range of CRM, eCommerce and electronic media strategies.

Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act

With the exception of the historical information contained in this Release, the matters described herein contain forward-looking statements that involve risk and uncertainties that may individually or mutually impact the matters herein described, including but not limited to: the ability of the Company to increase revenues in the future due to the developing and unpredictable markets for its products, the ability to achieve a positive cash flow, the ability to obtain orders for or install its products, the ability to obtain new customers and the ability to continue to commercialize its products, which could cause actual results or revenues to differ materially from those contemplated by these statements.

Contact Information

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    Brian Holden
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