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World's First and Most Watched
Gay Travel TV Series Soon on DVD

Alluvial Filmworks to Release Bump!
Featuring Sexy Gay Soap Star Charlie David

Los Angeles (California)  – August 31, 2007Bump!, the world's first and most watched gay and lesbian travel television series, will be exclusively released internationally on DVD by Alluvial Filmworks beginning in December. Alluvial Filmworksand Bumper 2 Bumper Media, who produces the television series, inked an ongoing seven-year agreement this month to bring the informative, practical and entertaining travel adventures of sexy gay soap star Charlie David, acclaimed lesbian playwright Shannon McDonough and model J.R. Anderson to DVD.

Charlie DavidThe first two seasons of Bump! have aired on OUTtv (Canada), here! Networks (USA), ONO (Spain), EGO (Israel) and Pink TV (France & Belgium). Bump!, the ultimate gay travel television series, is an international hit and is currently shooting its third season. Catering to the discriminating tastes of the gay traveler, each installment of the series presents a new gay-friendly destination in a stylish and upbeat format. Viewers are taken on a personal tour of each locale, including interviews with local celebrities, personalities, gay icons and passersby to give the viewer an accurate and entertaining perspective they can relate to. Bump! also delves into the always-intriguing (and often risqué) soci! al scene of the destination. From coffeehouses, beaches, historical sites, nightclubs, gay shopping, circuit parties and more, the show explores where and how people connect for fun and love. Each episode gives a travelogue of the location, covering attractions, neighborhoods and events - all from a gay perspective.

Viewers can sit back and relax as the sexy J.R. Anderson (on season one only), the chiseled host Charlie David and the bubbly Shannon McDonough expertly guide them through a variety of stunning and enriching locales including Paris, Montreal, Amsterdam, London, Cancun, Key West, New York City, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and many, many more. Charlie, who was recently named OUT Magazine's annual OUT 100 List of the year's most interesting, influential and newsworthy LGBT people, is a rising star in his own right. Most notably, Charlie David can be recognized as the uber-sexy star of the gay soap Dante's Cove. Shannon has her own impressive past including acting for the stage and camera as well as a revered playwriting career.

Shannon McDonoughWith its release on DVD, Bump!, will become the gay community's authority for travel information and entertainment. Aside from watching the series on television, people will be able to purchase the DVDs for their home collection, plan a trip by renting Bump! from Netflix and other video rental services — people will even find it in their local bookstore and library's reference section. Whether viewers are seasoned travelers or just beginning to explore what amazing gay destinations the world has to offer, Bump! will be the most informative and entertaining resource available.

Alluvial Filmworks will begin releasing Bump! DVDs in December. Each DVD release will focus on a particular geographic region. The suggested retail price of each Bump! DVD will be $19.98. Bump! DVDs will be available at retail stores throughout the world and online at websites including Amazon.com and 10percent.com.

Bump! was created, developed and produced by Bumper 2 Bumper Media, Inc. a joint venture between Pink Triangle Press (www.pinktrianglepress.com) and Peace Point Entertainment Group (www.peacepoint.tv). More information about Bump! can be found at www.bumptv.com.

Alluvial Filmworks is the independent film distribution division of Village Lighthouse, Inc., a gay and lesbian consumer products company. Its library includes feature-length films, short film compilations, stage shows and television series that the gay community can relate to and others can enjoy as well. Alluvial Filmworks prides itself in both recognizing the accomplishments of upcoming talent in gay and lesbian independent cinema and offering other hard-to-find content through its DVD and broadcast distribution. And while it boasts having award-winning titles in its collection, Alluvial Filmworks believes firmly in its mission to share work from filmmakers whose impressive skills have yet to be widely discovered.

Village Lighthouse, Inc. is a leading manufacturer, distributor and retailer of gay and lesbian oriented merchandise. Its wholesale divisions, including 10%, PROVOCATEUR and Alluvial Filmworks, distribute greeting cards, calendars, postcards, magnets, DVDs, cologne, lotion, male pheromones and other paper products to over 500 accounts internationally. Village Lighthouse's retail divisions include 10percent.com, the leading online shopping destination for the gay community, and 10percentGIRL.com, a retail shopping website devoted to the interests of lesbian women. For more information about Village Lighthouse and its divisions, visit its corporate website at www.villagelighthouse.com.


Charlie David (Seasons 2 & 3)

Charlie David has been a host for E! Television, NBC, OutTV, here! TV, Pink TV, EGO, Fine Living and Life Network on such shows as FYE!, SpyTV, Bump! and Crash Test Mommy. Charlie's writing has been published by National Youth Ambassador, Adventure Women, Outlooks and BoyCrazy! magazines. A celebrated writer in Vancouver, the Cold Reading Series awarded Charlie 'Best Feature Screenplay' for Mulligans and 'Best Short Screenplay' for Narcissus. In 2005, Out Magazine recognized Charlie in their 'Out 100' for outstanding contributions to arts and culture at their gala in New York. Formerly in a rock band, Charlie opened for Destiny's Child, Pink, Snoop Dogg, Rick Springfield and Black Eyed Peas. Charlie is now focused on film and TV with recent roles in the films, A Four Letter Word and Kiss the Bride, and on ABC's Ugly Betty, Bravo!'s Godiva's, Showtime's Ree! fer Madness, Movie Central/Movie Channel's award winning Terminal City and starring in a third season of here! TV's gothic soap opera, Dante's Cove. www.charliedavid.com

Shannon McDonough (Seasons 1-3)
Shannon McDonough has appeared recently in ReGenisis, Angela's Eyes, and commercials for H&R Block, and the Ontario Workplace Safety & Insurance Board as well as the upcoming film Camille staring Sienna Miller, David Carradine and James Franco. Shannon grew up in Toronto and trained with famed comedy troupe The Second City before branching out into television, film and voice work. Shannon is a performer, writer, and producer who devotes her time to seeing the funnier side of life. Her writing debut, the dark comedy Ring - about working in a phone sex office - met with critical acclaim, as did And Every Night's Hot At The Va Va Voom, a brash and sassy musical about lesbian love in a 1940's New Jersey Burlesque house. Her other plays, Talking To Mom in Colour and Southern Belle were audience favorites at The New Ideas Festival at Toronto's Alumnae Theatre. Shannon has been seen on stage in Tony 'n Tina's Weddi! ng, and recently, Criminal Hearts. www.offstage.ca/shannon

J.R. (Joseph-Ross) Anderson (Season 1)
J.R. has worked in broadcast media for several years. Coming from a background of television production, J.R. has assistant directed for MuchMusic and directed programs and commercials for Toronto Star TV. J.R. was also Bump's resident party boy. No stranger to the gay circuit scene, J.R. has performed as a dancer at many parties, including Unity during Toronto Pride. J.R. has also modeled for television and print commercials. Currently based in San Francisco, J.R. is now involved in commercial and music video production as a principal of Inferno Entertainment.


Julian P. Hobson
Director of Business Affairs and Film Acquisitions
323-460-4661, x125



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