(Toronto, Canada) Corus Entertainment is pleased to announce the latest round of film projects to receive concept and script development funding for 2007-2008 through the Corus Made with Pay Fund. This funding period, 30 feature film projects have been selected for new or ongoing support from the Corus Made with Pay Fund from over 100 submissions across the country. Administered by Movie Central, this fund provides financial support to Canadian television and film productions at various stages of development. The Corus Made with Pay Fund approves funding for film projects on a quarterly basis. The next deadline for new applications is October 2, 2008. Funding for television series is determined on an ongoing basis. The latest film projects approved for funding are: Accidental Assassin 4928149 Manitoba Inc./2802031 Manitoba Inc. Screenwriter: Gary Yates Winnipeg, MB Act of Power Sudden Storm Entertainment Ltd. Screenwriter: Andrew Rai Berzins Toronto, ON Any Night Ameland Films Inc. Screenwriters: Daniel Arnold, Median Hahn Vancouver, BC Bear Picture Plant Ltd. Screenwriter: William D. MacGillvray Lunenberg, NS ChandaÕs Secrets Dilemma Productions Inc. Screenwriter: Dennis Foon Vancouver, BC Coming Home Ð The DeserterÕs Tale The Film Works Ltd. Screenwriter: Donald Martin Toronto, ON DermotÕs Ghost The Film Works Ltd. Screenwriter: Jefferson Lewis Toronto, ON Earth Man Simon Heath Davidson Screenwriter: Simon Heath Davidson Vancouver, BC From Bruised Fell Sienna Films Inc. Screenwriter: Annmarie Morais Toronto, ON Goodbye Curry Corsair Entertainment Corp. Screenwriter: John McBrearty Toronto, ON High Stakes Tricon Films & Television Screenwriter: Jeremy Boxen Toronto, ON Intrusion Geoffrey Way Screenwriter: Geoffrey Way Vancouver, BC Kiss of the Fur Queen Buffalo Gal Pictures Inc. Screenwriters: Tim Southam, Peter Haynes Winnipeg, MB KitÕs Law Emotion Pictures Inc. Screenwriter: Thom Fitzgerald Halifax, NS Little Red Turnbuckle Montefiore Films Inc. Screenwriter: Amy Cameron Toronto, ON Nobody Long Tale Entertainment Ltd. Screenwriter: Richard Bell Vancouver, BC Or Best Offer Ajani Entertainment Inc. Screenwriter: Jennica Harper Brampton, ON Rheal and Rheaume Sarrazin Productions Inc. Screenwriter: Pierre Sarrazin Toronto, ON Sound Girl Conquering Lion Pictures Inc. Screenwriter: Wendy Braithwaite Toronto, ON Stiffed Spruce Street Pictures Inc. Screenwriters: Evan Thaler-Hickey, Kelly Harms Toronto, ON Ten Thunders Corvid Pictures Inc. Screenwriter: Tony Elliot Toronto, ON The Berliner Complex Daniel Bekerman/Cabiria Pictures Inc. Screenwriter: Katherine Collins Toronto, ON The Ethiopian Mantis Chap-Elle Productions Inc. Screenwriters: Stephanie Chapelle, Danishka Esterhazy Toronto, ON The Lesser Evil Glen Samuel Screenwriter: Glen Samuel Okanagan Centre, BC The Mule Darius Films Inc. Screenwriters: Thomas Michael, Paolo Mancini Toronto, ON The PornographerÕs Poem House of Films Inc. Screenwriter: Karen Walton Toronto, ON The Real McCoy Andrew Moodie Screenwriter: Andrew Moodie Toronto, ON The Serial Killers Club Standing 8 Productions Inc. Screenwriter: Chaz Thorne Halifax, NS Under These Leaves Svjetlana Jaklenec Screenwriter: Svjetlana Jaklenec Toronto, ON Unquiet Dead Infinity Filmed Entertainment Group Ltd. Screenwriter: Richard Beattie Vancouver, BC Since 2003, the Corus Made with Pay Fund has contributed $7 million in financing towards the development of feature-length films and original television drama series. More details on the application process, guidelines and deadlines for the Corus Made with Pay Fund are available on Corus EntertainmentÕs website at www.corusent.com under ÒCorporateÓ, then ÒFunds and InitiativesÓ. Movie Central is a 24-hour-a-day, commercial-free premium pay TV service available to western Canadians. Exclusive multi-year output agreements with major Hollywood studios ensure that Movie Central is the preferred destination for box office titles. In addition to being the first window, Canadian home to the best of HBO and Showtime, through its investments, pre-buys and licence fees for Canadian feature films and original series, Movie Central is recognized as a major force in the Canadian independent film and television production industry. The launch of Movie Central On Demand and Movie Central High Definition demonstrates that Movie Central remains committed to being first with innovations that enhance the viewing experience. Visit the Movie Central website at www.moviecentral.ca. Movie Central is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc., a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, advertising and digital audio services, television broadcasting, childrenÕs book publishing and childrenÕs animation. The companyÕs multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, W Network, Movie Central, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including CKNW, CKOI, and Q107. Corus creates engaging branded entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple platforms. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto (CJR.B) and New York (CJR) exchanges. Experience Corus on the web at www.corusent.com. -30- For more information, please contact: Sally Tindal Director, Communications Corus Entertainment (416) 530-5121 Lindsay Sutcliffe Manager, Communications Corus Entertainment (416) 530-2248