HBO Canada Pumps Up the Action This August With Season 3 of Cinemax's STRIKE BACK, Premiering August 16

HBO Canada Pumps Up the Action This August With Season 3 of Cinemax's STRIKE 
BACK, Premiering August 16 
- STRIKE BACK - Philip Winchester and Sullivan Stapleton reprise their 
on-screen partnership -
- Multiple platform audiences get an early look at each episode one week 
before the broadcast, starting August 9 - 
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TORONTO, July 16, 2013 /CNW/ - HBO Canada, a multiplex channel of Corus 
Entertainment's Movie Central (Western Canada) and Bell Media's The Movie 
Network (Eastern Canada), presents Season 3 of Cinemax's high-octane, 
globe-spanning series, STRIKE BACK. Shot on location in South Africa and 
Hungary, the series returns with a 10-episode third season, as Section 20 
crosses the globe to take down a terrorist group and stop potential 
international threats. STRIKE BACK premieres on Friday, August 16 at 9 p.m. 
ET/MT on HBO Canada. 
Starting August 9, multiple platform audiences get the first look at Season 3 
when episodes become available one week before broadcast through TMN GO, HBO 
Canada OnDemand and HBO Canada OnLine. 
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Canada - Details.  
In the new season, the stealth counterterrorism unit Section 20 pursues a 
deadly terrorist network from Colombia to Lebanon to Eastern Europe, 
uncovering deadly plots that threaten the West. The team tracks the elusive 
terrorist al-Zuhari and his well-financed drug cartel partners as they target 
European and American interests, both at home and abroad, including Section 20 
itself. As they often must do, the Section 20 team is forced to resort to 
extraordinary measures to protect the greater good, making some members 
question their future with the unit. 
Philip Winchester (Crusoe, CAMELOT) and Sullivan Stapleton (Animal Kingdom, 
the upcoming 300: Rise of an Empire) reprise their onscreen partnership as 
counterterrorism operatives Sgt. Michael Stonebridge and Sgt. Damien Scott in 
the third season. 
The returning cast also includes Rhona Mitra (Underworld: Rise of the Lycans) 
as Maj. Rachel Dalton, Michelle Lukes (Alexander) as Sgt. Julia Richmond and 
Liam Garrigan (THE PILLARS OF THE EARTH) as Sgt. Liam Baxter. New cast members 
include Robson Green (WIRE IN THE BLOOD) as a new member of Section 20, 
Dougray Scott (DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES) as rogue operative James Leatherby and 
Milauna Jackson (Blood Done Sign My Name) as a key player who crosses paths 
with the counterterrorism team. Returning directors are Michael J. Bassett 
(who also serves as co-executive producer), Julian Holmes and Paul Wilmshurst; 
returning writers are Simon Burke, James Dormer, John Simpson and Richard 
Zajdlic. 
STRIKE BACK is a Cinemax Presentation in association with British Sky 
Broadcasting Limited; a Left Bank Pictures Production. Executive producer is 
Andy Harries; series producer is Michael Casey; co-executive producers are 
Michael J. Bassett, James Dormer and Tim Vaughan; producers are Selwyn Roberts 
and Chris Thompson; co-producer is Bill Shepard. 
In Western Canada, episodes will be available in High Definition on HBO Canada 
HD; on demand, via mobile and online with participating service providers. 
InEastern Canada, episodes will be available in High Definition and on TMN 
GO, HBO Canada OnDemand and HBO Canada OnLine. 
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS:
Twitter: @moviecentral @CorusPR @themovienetwork @TMN_Publicity @Cinemax
Facebook: /moviecentral /themovienetwork 
About HBO Canada
HBO Canada brings Canadians HBO's current slate of signature dramatic and 
comedic programs, together with new and never-before-seen programming 
including comedy series, live specials, sporting events, behind-the-scenes 
content and titles from HBO's extensive library - all in an uncut and 
commercial-free environment. HBO Canada is offered in high definition on HBO 
Canada HD and programming is accessible on TMN GO, on demand and online where 
available by service provider. For more information, please visit 
www.hbocanada.com. In Eastern Canada, HBO Canada is a division of Bell Media, 
which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications 
company. In Western Canada, HBO Canada is offered by Corus Entertainment's 
Movie Central (Western Canada). 
About Movie Central
Movie Central is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc. (CJR.B), a Canadian-based 
media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty 
television and radio with additional assets in pay television, television 
broadcasting, children's book publishing and children's animation. Experience 
Corus on the web at www.corusent.com. 
For Movie Central (Western Canada): Owen McCorquodale, 416.479.6068 
orOwen.McCorquodale@corusent.com 
For The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) Ellery Ulster,416.956.8638 
orellery.ulster@bellmedia.ca 
SOURCE: Movie Central 
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