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Press release from CNW Group

DHX MEDIA ANNOUNCES NEW SERIES COMMISSION

Monday, March 28, 2011

DHX MEDIA ANNOUNCES NEW SERIES COMMISSION09:30 EDT Monday, March 28, 2011www.dhxmedia.comTSX: DHXHALIFAX, March 28 /CNW/ - DHX Media Ltd (TSX: DHX), a leading independent international producer and distributor of mostly children's television programming and interactive content is pleased to announce the new CG animated series Monster Math Squad starring loveable monsters who help children develop formative math-related skills. The preschool show has been commissioned by CBC and SRC in Canada and will be produced by DHX Media's Halifax-based studio, further boosting DHX's library of standout preschool properties."We all know that preschoolers love to learn,"says Kim Wilson, Creative Head for Children's and Youth Programming at CBC,"so taking a concept like early numeracy and pairing it with a fantastic monster world of fun is a winning combination. DHX has a history of creating wonderful user-focused programs of the highest quality so we are thrilled. "About DHX Media Ltd.DHX Media Ltd. is a leading international leader in television production and distribution, interactive content and entertainment licensing, with an emphasis on children, family and youth markets. With offices in Toronto, Halifax, Vancouver and Los Angeles and three award-winning production facilities, including the recently acquired Wildbrain Entertainment, DHX Media is the producer or co-producer of over 40 original television series and maintains a library of over 2,300 half-hours of television productions that spans both animated and live action programming.   Live action series include Yo Gabba Gabba!, That's So Weird, How to be Indie and This Hour Has 22 Minutes; animated series include Animal Mechanicals, Kid vs Kat, dirtgirlworld, Franny's Feet, Martha Speaks and new preschool show Rastamouse. DHX Media Ltd. shares are listed on the TSX, the Toronto Stock Exchange.  www.dhxmedia.comDisclaimerThis press release contains forward looking statements with respect to the Company. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward looking statements are reasonable, such statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based on information currently available to the Company. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations, among other things, include risks related to market factors, customer contract interpretation, application of accounting policies and principles, and production related risks, and other factors discussed in materials filed with applicable securities regulatory authorities from time to time including matters discussed under "Risk Factors" in the Company's short form prospectus dated April 9, 2010 and in the Company's Amended Annual Information Form incorporated by reference therein. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update or revise them to reflect new events or circumstances.For further information: DHX Media Ltd.              David A. Regan - EVP, Corporate Development & IR +1 902-423-0260