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					                         Welcome to the March edition of the BKN Newsletter, which features news
                         and information about our properties and activities throughout the world.
                         We would be delighted to receive your feedback, comments and questions.
                         Please direct them to: Amelia Bedford, Brand Manager.
                         Email: amelia.bedford@bknkids.com tel: +44 (0) 20 7269 8670




                         Dork Hunters From Outer Space
                         We are very excited to announce that BKN New Media has sealed two new
                         TV broadcast deals with GMTV in the UK and RTL2 in Germany as well as a
                         pan-European master toy deal with Character Group for its animated action
                         comedy series Dork Hunters From Outer Space.


                        GMTV has acquired two seasons totaling 36        company Character Group plc. Their current
                        episodes and will premiere the series on free    licenses include Dr Who and Scooby Doo.
                        tv GMTV1 from 2008.                              They will launch in late summer 2008. Prod-
                                                                         uct lines will include all standard “master toy”
                        RTL2 have confirmed that Dork Hunters            products such as basic plush, feature plush,
                        From Outer Space will launch on free tv          action figures, toy vehicles and accessories,
                        RTL2 in late 2007.                               playsets, activity, arts and crafts, interactive
                                                                         toys, boardgames, toy writing and school in-
                        In conjunction with the tv broadcast deals,      struments, toy accessories including lipstick
                        a pan-European master toy contract has           and make-up.
                        been signed with children’s toy and games




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                        Legend of the Dragon
                         Spain

                         The property continues to perform well in         distributed by Proein, games for PC and
                         Spain. TVE is currently airing the 2nd run        mobiles from Planeta de Agostini Interac-
                         of the series. The show has performed             tive, the toy line and action figures launched
                         strongly achieving the hightest ratings in its    by Giochi Preziosi and a comic collection
                         slot. Due to this TVE plans to launch a 3rd       from Planeta de Agostini Comics. Panini
                         run in September 2007. The series is on           are launching a sticker album and stickers
                         air Monday to Friday afternoons at 1800 on        while Smoby has already launched the balls
                         La2.                                              and football collection. Lameirinho is our
                                                                           licensee for bedding and beach towels.
                         The broadcast of the series is supported by
                         a successful licensing programme. Prod-           The DVD’s collection is distributed by Vernal
                         ucts include videogames for PlayStation,          Media.
                         PSP and Wii from The Game Factory




                         Portugal

                         SIC will be launching the series this spring      to launch the comic simultaneously in Portu-
                         in its weekend kid’s slot. Prisvideo is our       gal and Italy
                         DVD distributor. Planeta de Agostini plan




                         Italy

                         Raidue will broadcast the series from Q2          ries from September and are keen to cross-
                         this year from Monday to Friday at 7.40am,        promote the series with our licensees. They
                         which is considered to be the prime time          plan to work with our licensing agency DIC2
                         slot for children. There is also the likelihood   on a game show where children will have the
                         that they will broadcast the series again in      opportunity to call and answer a question in
                         the summer at 9.30am, where Raidue has a          order to win a Legend of the Dragon toy or a
                         25% share.                                        video game.

                         Sister channel Raisat is very positive about      DIC2 will be promoting the series at Italian
                         Legend of the Dragon and consider it a            trade fairs with a corner of their stand dedi-
                         “star” property. They will broadcast the se-      cated to Legend of the Dragon.




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                         Legend of the Dragon
                         Brazil

                         Rede Bandeirantes has acquired Legend           Rede Bandeirantes is one of the largest net-
                         of the Dragon for broadcast in Brazil this      works in Brazil with 11 channels and 68 af-
                         year. Bandeirantes are working closely with     filiated TV stations and will provide a strong
                         our licensing agent EXIM on the launch of       platform for the launch of the series.
                         the brand in Brazil.




                         Mexico & Peru

                         TV Azteca will be airing Legend of the          Frecuencia Latina in Perú has come on
                         Dragon in Mexico this spring. Our licensing     board and will be broadcasting the series
                         agent EXIM has already started to sign deals    later this year
                         for Mexico licensees.




                         France

                         Gulli, a new and strong kids cable/satel-
                         lite channel which is broadcast on TNT in
                         France, has been showing the series twice a
                         day since December, Monday to Friday.




                         The Game Factory

                         The Game Factory is set to launch Legend        platform and also on the handheld PSP
                         of the Dragon games from May.                   console, in the USA and Europe. This will be
                                                                         the publisher’s first release for both formats.
                         The Game Factory will be be launching the       The Game Factory will also be launching on
                         title on the next generation Nintendo Wii       PS2 in Europe.




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                        BKN Home Entertainment

                         Jungle Book - Rikki-Tikki-Tavi to the Rescue.
                         The next title to be released from BKN Home       jungle animals including Baloo the Bear and
                         Entertainment’s slate of CGI HD features          Bagheera the Black Panther, with a little
                         is Jungle Book - Rikki-Tikki-Tavi to the          help from the wise-cracking Mongoose, must
                         Rescue.                                           find away to foil the tiger’s dastardly plan and
                                                                           make the jungle a safe home for everyone.
                         This is a fun-filled adventure the whole family
                         will enjoy! Rikki-Tikki-Tavi is the little mon-   With its stunning CGI animation, unforgetta-
                         goose with attitude and the most awesome          ble characters and brand new original songs
                         snake-fighter on earth! Rikki-Tikki joins his     and music, Jungle Book – Rikki-Tikki-Tavi to
                         jungle friends in their fight to defeat Shere     the Rescue is wild fun for audiences of all
                         Khan, the meanest, most mega-ferocious ti-        ages!
                         ger who ever walked the jungle! Shere Khan
                         has rallied the wolves to drive the people        This 49’ minute feature is released in the UK
                         away from Mowgli’s village. Mowgli and the        on 14 May.




                         Pocket Dragons Adventures - Mission Indigestible, Scruff
                         - Craving for Eggs and Skysurfer Strike Force - Alien Attack

                         On 2 April BKN Home Entertainment will be         Skysurfer Strike Force – Alien Attack,
                         releasing three titles from our catalogue:        two hours of action are on offer on this DVD
                         Pocket Dragon Adventures – Mission                featuring the adventures of John Hollister,
                         Indigestible features 12 episodes of this         a skydiver extraordinaire and his team of
                         magical series starring the cookie loving         vigilante crime fighters. Again this is the first
                         pocket sized dragons.                             time this series has been available in the UK.
                         And in time for Easter, Scruff – Craving
                         for Eggs. This DVD totals over two hours          For our full release schedule please visit
                         of playful fun, staring the loveable pooch,       www.bknhomeentertainment.com
                         Scruff and is the first time this series has
                         been available on DVD in the UK




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                         BKN Achieves Two Major Breakthrough Deals in Canada

                         BKN Home Entertainment has signed a license deal with Morningstar En-
                         tertainment Inc, one of the leading independent home entertainment distri-
                         bution companies for DVD distribution rights across Canada. Toronto based
                         Morningstar Entertainment have been granted the rights to distribute the
                         following 14 titles across Canada:

                                    •Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves: The Lost Scimitar of Arabia – 1x72’
                                    •Kong – Return to the Jungle – 1x80’
                                    •Legend of the Dragon Volume 1 – 13x24’
                                    •Legend of the Dragon Volume 2 – 13x24’
                                    •Legend of the Dragon Volume 3 – 13x24’
                                    •A Christmas Carol: Scrooge’s Ghostly Tale – 1x48’
                                    •Robin Hood: Quest for the King – 1x48’
                                    •Jungle Book: Rikki-Tikki-Tavi to the Rescue – 1x48’
                                    •The Prince and the Pauper: Double Trouble – 1x48’
                                    •Alice in Wonderland: What’s the Matter with Hatter – 1x48’
                                    •The Three Musketeers: Saving the Crown – 1x48’
                                    •Kong: The Animated Series Volume 1 – 14x24’
                                    •Kong: The Animated Series Volume 2 – 13x24’
                                    •Kong: The Animated Series Volue 3 – 13x24’

                                    Robin Hood – Quest for the King will be their first release on 27 March.




                         In addition Télé-Québec (Société de Télédiffusion du Québec) has secured a new major free-
                         tv broadcast deal for the broadcast of BKN’s CGI HD animated features. BKN New Media’s
                         contract with Télé-Québec is for the broadcast in French of 6x48’ CGI HD animated features
                         including:

                                    •A Christmas Carol: Scrooge’s Ghostly Tale
                                    •Robin Hood: Quest for the King
                                    •Jungle Book: Rikki-Tikki-Tavi to the Rescue
                                    •The Prince and the Pauper: Double Trouble
                                    •Alice in Wonderland: What’s the Matter with Hatter
                                    •The Three Musketeers: Saving the Crown




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                         BKN Has Sealed Major USA and Canada New Media deal
                         with Digital Music Group
                         BKN International has signed an agreement with Nasdaq listed Digital Music
                         Group (DMGI) to handle all USA and Canada digital rights for current and
                         upcoming BKN films and series.

                         The deal includes BKN series such as Leg-       DMGI provide access to new stores par-
                         end of the Dragon, Dork Hunters from            ticularly online video retailers including the
                         Outer Space and Zorro - Generation Z            iTunes Store, Google Video, BitTorrent,
                         and films such as Jungle Book – Rikki-          MovieLink, and more which will enable kids
                         Tikki-Tavi to the Rescue, Robin Hood            to view our shows on these channels.
                         - Quest for the King and Kong - Return
                         to the Jungle.




                         BKN Has Sealed Major International Sub-Publishing deal
                         with Fintage Music for its catalogue
                         BKN International has signed an agreement with Fintage Music to handle all
                         international music sub-publishing and administration for current and upcom-
                         ing BKN music rights.

                         The deal includes BKN series such as Leg-       industries. Fintage has recently expanded
                         end of the Dragon, Dork Hunters from            its music division, signing contracts with high
                         Outer Space and Zorro - Generation Z            profile catalogues and artists such as Lions
                         and films including Jungle Book - Rikki-        Gate Films, 8 mile style (Eminem), Robbie
                         Tikki-Tavi to the Rescue, Robin Hood            Williams, Krist Novoselic (Nirvana), and ABC
                         - Quest for the King and Kong - Return          Television.
                         to the Jungle.

                         Fintage Music is part of Fintage House, the
                         leading provider of customized financial
                         solutions for the film, television, and music




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For further information about our properties please contact:


Allen Bohbot                                          Matthew Graham-Clare                                      Wayne Mowat                                      Laura Tapias
Group Chairman & CEO                                  Managing Director                                         Chief Finance Officer                            Managing Director
BKN New Media Ltd                                     BKN Home Entertainment Ltd                                BKN New Media Ltd                                Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Chile,
BKN Home Entertainment Ltd                            2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway                                    BKN Home Entertainment Ltd                       Mexico, Greece and Cyprus
2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway                                London, WC2B 6SR                                          2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway                           BKN New Media SL
London, WC2B 6SR                                      T: +44 (0)20 7269 8678                                    London, WC2B 6SR                                 Ave. Diagonal, 403 3-4,
T: +44 (0)20 7269 8683                                M: +44 (0)7946 799 515                                    T: +44 (0)20 7269 8687                           08008 Barcelona, Spain
M: +1 203 543 5773                                    F: +44 (0)20 7242 8336                                    M: +44 (0)7977 927278                            T: +34 93 368 05 24
F: +44 (0)20 7242 8335                                E: Matthew.Graham-Clare@bknhomeentertainment.com          F: +44 (0)20 7242 8335                           M: +34 6 49 228 404
E: Allen.Bohbot@bknkids.com                                                                                     E: Wayne.Mowat@bknkids.com                       F: +34 93 368 04 86
                                                                                                                                                                 E: Laura.Tapias@bknkids.com


Nicola Andrews                                        Maria B. Fois                                             Nha-Uyen Chau                                    Jonny Smithers
Sales Director                                        VP Sales & Marketing                                      Sales Manager                                    Sales Director
English, German, French and                           Italy, Central America, Middle                            South East Asia, China, Korea                    UK & Ireland
Russian speaking markets and                          East & Turkey                                             & Japan                                          BKN Home Entertainment Ltd
India                                                 BKN New Media SL                                          BKN New Media Ltd                                2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway
BKN New Media Ltd                                     Ave. Diagonal, 403 3-4,                                   2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway,                          London, WC2B 6SR
2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway                                08008 Barcelona, Spain                                    London, WC2B 6SR                                 T: +44 (0)20 7269 8679
London, WC2B 6SR                                      T: +34 93 368 05 24                                       Direct T: +61 3 5988 5692                        M: +44 (0) 7951 999 387
T: +44 (0) 20 7269 8677                               F: +34 93 368 04 86                                       M: +44 (0)7983 433 299                           F: +44 (0)20 7242 8336
M: +44 (0) 790 87 93 607                              E: Maria.Fois@bknkids.com                                 F: +61 3 5988 5692                               E: Jonny.Smithers@bknhomeentertainment.com
F: +44 (0) 20 7242 8335                                                                                         E: Nha-Uyen.Chau@bknkids.com
E: Nicola.Andrews@bknkids.com

Mark Saxe                                             Aubrey Clarke                                             Amelia Bedford
Production & Operations                               Technical Services Manager                                Brand Manager
Director                                              BKN Home Entertainment Ltd                                BKN Home Entertainment Ltd
BKN Home Entertainment Ltd                            2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway                                    2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway
2nd Floor, 77 Kingsway                                London, WC2B 6SR                                          London, WC2B 6SR
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T: +44 (0)20 7269 8671                                F: +44 (0)20 7242 8335                                    M: +44 7984 612180
M: +44 (0) 7940 582 532                               E: Aubrey.Clarke@bknhomeentertainment.com                 F: +44 (0)20 7242 8336
F: +44 (0)20 7242 8336                                                                                          E: Amelia.Bedford@bknhomeentertainment.com
E: Mark.Saxe@bknhomeentertainment.com



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Legal & Business Affairs                              Production Manager                                        Production Manager
BKN New Media Ltd                                     BKN New Media Ltd                                         BKN New Media Ltd
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London, WC2B 6SR                                      London, WC2B 6SR                                          London, WC2B 6SR
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F: +44 (0)20 7242 8335                                F: +44 (0)20 7242 8335                                    F: +44 (0)20 7242 8335
E: Rakhi.Kaushal@bknkids.com                          E: Baljeet.Rai@bknkids.com                                E: Joy.Whilby@bknkids.com


Legend of the Dragon © 2004 BKN International AG
A Christmas Carol © 2006 BKN International AG
Kong: Return to the Jungle © 2006 BKN International AG
Dork Hunters from Outer Space © 2005 BKN International AG
Zorro: Generation Z © 2006 BKN International AG. Zorro is a registered trademark of Zorro Productions Inc used under exclusive licence by BKN International AG
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves: The Lost Scimitar of Arabia © 2005 BKN International AG


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