Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc.

November 08, 2006 08:30 ET

Sony Movies Now Available on Shaw Video on Demand

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 8, 2006) - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) announced today the addition of Sony Pictures' blockbuster line-up of movies to its Video on Demand (VOD) service.

Shaw VOD customers will now be able to enjoy popular movie titles from Sony's extensive library including RV, Ultraviolet and The Benchwarmers. New titles will be added on a regular basis including the following:

- Click - available November 24, 2006

- Monster House - available December 8, 2006

- Little Man - available December 22, 2006

- The Da Vinci Code - available December 29, 2006

- Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby - available February 23, 2007

"We continue to enrich our Video on Demand library with new and unique content," said Peter Bissonnette, President, Shaw Communications Inc. "We are delighted to expand our partnership with Sony and provide our customers with access to a wonderful selection of movies from the vast Sony library."

"We're thrilled to partner with Shaw in offering our new releases, as well as titles from our extensive library, to Shaw's expanding Video on Demand customer base," said Paul Littmann, Sony Pictures Television International's Vice President, Pay-Per-View and Video On Demand.

For more information about Shaw Video on Demand please visit or call 1.888.472.2222

About Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications company whose core business is providing broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Digital Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business Solutions) and satellite direct-to-home services (through Star Choice) to 3.2 million customers. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR).

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