E! Orders New Unscripted Canadian Series BRAVE NEW GIRL

- Vancouver transgendered model Jenna Talackova stars in new reality series 
from Peacock Alley Entertainment - 
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TORONTO, May 3, 2013 /CNW/ - First she took on Donald Trump. Now she's taking 
on the world. Bell Media's E! announced today that it has ordered the new 
Canadian entertainment documentary series BRAVE NEW GIRL (working title) from 
Peacock Alley Entertainment. The eight-episode, 30-minute, unscripted series 
follows the glamorous and headline-grabbing life of model and former Miss 
Universe Canada contestant Jenna Talackova, as she moves from Vancouver to 
Toronto to pursue her career and start a new life in the big city. Joining her 
for the ride are Jenna's fun and fearless friends, level-headed documentary 
filmmaker Elena and outspoken model and student, Dajana. BRAVE NEW GIRL begins 
production this summer and is set to premiere on E! in the fall. 
**Media Note** Photography for E! is available online at BellMediaPR.ca/E! 
"This latest announcement offers yet another example of Bell Media's deep 
commitment not only to its Specialty brands, but also to Canada's independent 
production community," said Catherine MacLeod, Vice-President, Specialty 
Channels, Bell Media."BRAVE NEW GIRL presents E!'s pop culture-hungry 
audience the opportunity to enter the wildly entertaining world of reality 
television, all from a uniquely Canadian perspective." 
"I'm so happy to be sharing my life with the E! viewers,"said Jenna. "It 
will be fun letting the world watch as I take the next steps in pursing my 
dreams." 
"Jenna's glamorous life, unique voice and pop culture relevance is a perfect 
fit for E!'s fabulous brand of entertainment," said Carrie Mudd, President, 
Peacock Alley, and producer. "We're thrilled to be working with such a strong 
broadcast partner." 
In the entertainment documentary series BRAVE NEW GIRL, star Jenna Talackova 
may have been born with the name Walter, but make no mistake, the beautiful 
knockout is all woman. After the Vancouver beauty skyrocketed to notoriety as 
the transgendered girl with the gall to take on Donald Trump for the right to 
compete in Miss Universe Canada, Jenna won't let anything keep her from her 
dreams. Each episode follows Jenna as she moves her life across the country 
and attempts to build her career in modelling, television, and fitness. The 
series also focuses on her eclectic entourage of fun-loving family members and 
close friends, including mother hen Elena who wants Jenna to get serious about 
her career, and the gorgeous and outspoken Dajana, who is always ready for the 
next adventure. 
BRAVE NEW GIRL is produced by Peacock Alley Entertainment in association with 
E! and Bell Media. Carrie Mudd is President, Peacock Alley and Producer. Kara 
Haflidson is Production Executive for Bell Media. Corrie Coe is Senior 
Vice-President, Independent Production, Bell Media.Catherine MacLeod is 
Vice-President, Specialty Channels, Bell Media. Rick Brace is President, 
Specialty Channels and CTV Production. Phil King is President, CTV Programming 
and Sports. 
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS: @EOnlineCanada @JennaTalackova 
About Peacock Alley Entertainment
Peacock Alleyis in international entertainment production house and bespoke 
distributor.The company creates, develops, finances, and produces innovative 
and entertaining prime time factual and scripted television content for both 
the domestic and international marketplace. Company President Carrie Mudd and 
Chairman Neil Court launched Peacock Alley in 2012 and together bring their 
diverse backgrounds and extensive experience to packagingpremium content and 
working withglobal broadcast and production partners,from the inception of 
the creative process andfinancing stages, through production and delivery 
across multiple platforms. 
About Bell Media Independent Production
Bell Media has commissioned and co-produced some of Canada's most-watched and 
most-acclaimed original programming, while working with the best Canadian 
independent producers in the country. Hit CTV series include ratings success 
stories SAVING HOPE, MOTIVE, and THE LISTENER, and the recently concluded game 
changer FLASHPOINT. New for 2013 on CTV are the drama series PLAYED (working 
title), relationship comedy SATISFACTION, multi-cam office comedy SPUN OUT, 
and THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, a Canadian-produced, complementary version of the 
hit international series. Among the scripted series on Bell Media specialty 
channels are the two-time Emmy®-nominated hit DEGRASSI, ORPHAN BLACK, and 
upcoming series BITTEN. Bell Media specialty channels are also home to reality 
series PANIC BUTTON, game shows MATCH GAME and POP QUIZ, and factual series 
HIGHWAY THRU HELL, and LAST CAR STANDING. In total, Bell Media ordered 27 new 
original Canadian series in 2012, and put 35 scripted projects into 
development. 
About E! 
E! is television's top global destination for all things pop culture. The 
network is currently available to 6.5 million cable and satellite subscribers 
across Canada. E! content is available anytime and anywhere, including 
eonline.ca, @EOnlineCanada, Facebook and other emerging platforms.The pulse 
of pop culture, E! features a variety of programming including hit reality 
series, fascinating profiles of the world's biggest stars, up-to-the-minute 
entertainment news, witty talk series, and the best live red carpet coverage 
from Canada and around the world. E! is a division of Bell Media, which is 
owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. 
Laura Catania, Entertainment Specialties, Bell Media, 416.384.3173 
orlaura.catania@bellmedia.ca Amy Doary, Entertainment Specialties, Bell 
Media, 416.384.2593 oramy.doary@bellmedia.ca 
SOURCE: E! 
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