VANCOUVER, CANADA / TheNewswire / February 13, 2017 - Network Media Group Inc. ("Network" or "the Company") (TSX: NTE.V) is pleased to announce it has commenced production of a docu-series for Discovery Channel. The series will be exhibited throughout the world, in line with Discovery's mandate to feature provocative and entertaining programming that will resonate with a global audience.
Network's mission to develop and produce content for worldwide audiences continues to be embraced in the broadcast marketplace, and is a key source of growth for the Company going forward. "We are very excited to collaborate with Discovery and their talented team," stated Derik Murray, Network CEO and Executive Producer, "Our collective goal is to produce a television series that captures the imagination of Discovery's loyal and discerning audience by featuring dynamic storytelling alongside subjects that are relevant today."
The show is a co-production between Network and Blackfin Entertainment, with Network CEO Derik Murray and Blackfin CEO Geno McDermott executive producing the multi-part series.
About Network Media Group. Network is focused on becoming one of the world's leading developers and producers of entertainment properties for the global marketplace and its worldwide audience. It is the parent company of Network Entertainment Inc., an established television and film production company with an award-winning international reputation. Its productions include the Academy Award shortlisted feature documentary Facing Ali, as well as documentaries on the lives of Bruce Lee, Steve McQueen, Evel Knievel and, most recently, Chris Farley and Johnny Cash. The Company recently released a two-part documentary special The Cowboy, which premiered on Discovery's American Heroes Channel, as well as the first five episodes of a global seven-part series for National Geographic. Network's past projects and current productions can be viewed at www.networkentertainment.ca. For further information concerning this press release, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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"Derik A. Murray"
Derik A. Murray
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