Space Orders Second Season of its Original Smash-Hit Series, BITTEN

Space Orders Second Season of its Original Smash-Hit Series, BITTEN 
Sexy Thriller is Space's Most-Watched Original Series 
− To date, Season 1 has reached nearly 5 million viewers -
− Celebrities take to Twitter for #RenewBitten campaign -
− Production to begin this summer, on location in Toronto, Hamilton, and 
Hespeler − 
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TORONTO, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Space announced today it has ordered a second 
season of the sexy, high-octane thriller, BITTEN, Space's most-watched 
original series ever. Picking up after an exhilarating Season 1 finale, Space 
has ordered 10 additional, one-hour episodes from No Equal Entertainment, 
Entertainment One Television, and Hoodwink Entertainment. Production is 
expected to begin this summer and will once again be shot on location in 
Toronto, Hamilton, and Hespeler. Viewers who have yet to join The Pack can 
catch encore episodes Sundays at 11 p.m. ET on Space following new episodes of 
the bewitching series SALEM at 10 p.m. ET. The entire first season of the 
werewolf thriller encores on CTV this summer. 
"BITTEN has been such an exciting addition to Space," said Phil King, 
President - CTV, Sports, and Entertainment Programming. "When we signed on for 
Season 1 we knew it was a unique series and when fans and critics agreed with 
us, we knew we had a hit. Here's to another season of making great television 
with our terrific production partners." 
"BITTEN has been such a rewarding and collaborative experience," said J.B 
Sugar, Executive Producer, No Equal Entertainment. "We are looking forward to 
producing another fantastic season with partners at Bell Media, Entertainment 
One Television, and Hoodwink. The Pack is so ready and thankful for the 
opportunity to run again!" 
"We're thrilled to be a part of the killer team bringing another season of 
BITTEN to the fans," said Margaret O'Brien, President (Canada), Entertainment 
One Television. "This action-packed series has resonated extremely well with 
viewers and across social media. We look forward to building upon the success 
and excitement established in Season 1." 
** Media Note ** Download photography for BITTEN at BellMediaPR.ca/Space 
Since its debut in January, BITTEN has amassed a loyal following with an 
average weekly audience of 347,000 viewers on Saturdays at 9 p.m., making it 
Space's #1 original series of all time and the #1 program on Space this 
broadcast year. Each week, BITTEN reached more than 1 million viewers, and to 
date has reached nearly 5 million viewers. The series also gained a loyal 
social media following with 903 million estimated impressions from 364,430 
Twitter mentions, by 288,071 users using the hashtag #Bitten. Celebrities also 
took to Twitter to rally for the return of BITTEN with the #RenewBitten 
campaign, which included supporters Lance Bass, Stacey Dash, Nikki Reed, and 
Dean Cain. This campaign alone generated 18.1 million estimated impressions, 
from 29,446 Twitter mentions, by 3,212 users. 
Based on the critically-acclaimed series of novels by Kelley Armstrong, BITTEN 
stars Laura Vandervoort (SMALLVILLE, Ted) as Elena, the world's only female 
werewolf along with Greg Bryk (A History Of Violence, ROOKIE BLUE) as The 
Alpha pack leader Jeremy Danvers, and Greyston Holt (ALCATRAZ, Durham County) 
as passionate Clayton Danvers. The series also stars Steve Lund (BEING ERICA, 
HAVEN) as Nick Sorrentino and Michael Xavier (THE BEST YEARS) as Dr. Logan 
Jonsen. 
BITTEN is executive produced by J.B. Sugar (THE COLLECTOR, JPOD) for No Equal 
Entertainment, John Barbisan, and Patrick Banister (WHISTLER) for Hoodwink 
Entertainment, and Tecca Crosby, John Morayniss, and Margaret O'Brien for 
Entertainment One (eOne). Daegan Fryklind (MOTIVE, THE LISTENER) is 
Showrunner. eOne is the worldwide distributor for the series. 
BITTEN is produced by No Equal Entertainment, Hoodwink Entertainment, and eOne 
in association with Space and Bell Media. Rebecca DiPasquale and Tom Hastings 
are Production Executives, Drama, Bell Media. Trish Williams is Director of 
Drama, Independent Production, Bell Media. Corrie Coe is Senior 
Vice-President, Independent Production, Bell Media. Catherine MacLeod is 
Senior Vice-President, Specialty Channels and Bell Media Production. Phil King 
is President, CTV, Sports, and Entertainment Programming. 
Source: BBM Canada, 1/11/14-4/8/14
Twitter Source: Sysomos 
SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS: Space on Facebook Space on Twitter Space on Instagram 
Laura Vandervoort on Twitter Greg Bryk on Twitter Greyston Holt on Twitter 
Steve Lund on Twitter Michael Xavier on Twitter Kelley Armstrong on Twitter 
eOne TV on Twitter BITTEN on Facebook BITTEN on Twitter 
About Bell Media Independent Production
Bell Media has commissioned some of Canada's most-watched and most-acclaimed 
original programming, working with the best Canadian independent producers in 
the country. Hit CTV series include ratings success stories SAVING HOPE, THE 
LISTENER, MOTIVE, and THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, the record-breaking, 
Canadian-produced complementary version of the hit international series. New 
to CTV in 2014 are hit international format MASTERCHEF CANADA and multi-cam 
office comedy SPUN OUT, one of the most-watched new comedies of the season. 
Among the scripted series on Bell Media pay and specialty channels are the 
two-time Emmy®-nominated hit DEGRASSI, the internationally acclaimed ORPHAN 
BLACK, the most-watched original series in Space history BITTEN, Bravo's 
most-watched new drama 19-2, TRANSPORTER: THE SERIES, and upcoming dramas 
SENSITIVE SKIN, and KILLJOYS. Bell Media specialty channels are also home to 
hit factual series HIGHWAY THRU HELL and CANADA'S WORST DRIVER, among others. 
In 2013, Bell Media ordered 27 original Canadian series and currently has 84 
projects in various stages of development. 
About Space
Space is home to phenomenal programming including imaginative dramas, epic 
movies, engaging reality series, and the daily entertainment talk show 
INNERSPACE, the source for all-things genre - all in high definition (HD). 
Named "Channel of the Year" in 2013 by Playback Magazine, Space is also home 
to Original Series ORPHAN BLACK, PANIC BUTTON, and BITTEN. Space content is 
always available at Space.ca, and on Facebook, @SpaceChannel, and other social 
media platforms. Space is a division of Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc. 
(TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. 
About Entertainment One (eOne):
Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE: ETO) is a leading international entertainment 
company that specializes in the acquisition, production and distribution of 
film and television content. The company's comprehensive network extends 
around the globe including Canada, the U.S., the UK, Ireland, Spain, Benelux, 
France, Germany, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and South 
Korea.  Through established Entertainment and Distribution divisions, the 
company provides extensive expertise in film distribution, television and 
music production, family programming and merchandising and licensing. Its 
current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more 
than 35,000 film and television titles, 2,800 hours of television programming 
and 45,000 music tracks. 
Through strong relationships with broadcasters and content providers, eOne 
Television International has successfully sold eOne's original and third-party 
productions to over 500 broadcasters in 150 countries, including key US 
networks and international pay TV channels.
 

SOURCE  SPACE 
Andrea Allen, Space, 416.384.5375 orandrea.allen@bellmedia.ca Mary Costa, 
Space, 416.384.7702 ormary.costa@bellmedia.ca 
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