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“The Girlfriend Experience”
June 20, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

“Gutsy and Unvarnished” – Nylon

“A show for our moment” - Daniel D’Addario, Time Magazine

The STARZ Limited Series

“The Girlfriend Experience”

AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD ON AUGUST 2, 2016

BEVERLY HILLS, CA – (June 20, 2016) – "Riley Keough astonishes" (US Weekly) in “Spring’s most compelling series” (Adam Rathe, Dujour), “The Girlfriend Experience” alongside Paul Sparks (“House of Cards,” “Boardwalk Empire,”Mud) and Mary Lynn Rajskub (“24: Live Another Day,” “2 Broke Girls,”Little Miss Sunshine). Having previously worked together on Magic Mike, Steven Soderbergh andRiley Keough (Mad Max: Fury Road) continue their working partnership with this “sharp” (Nick Schager, The Daily Beast) and "intelligent" (US Weekly) drama “The Girlfriend Experience.” The STARZ Limited series, which was written and directed by Lodge Kerrigan and Amy Seimetz, is suggested by Soderbergh’s original film by the same name, and will be available on Blu-ray™ and DVD on August 2, 2016 from Anchor Bay Entertainment and on Digital HD today from Starz Digital .

Christine Reade (Riley Keough) is a second year student at Chicago-Burnham Law School and a new intern at a prestigious firm. Working hard to establish herself at the firm, her focus quickly shifts when a classmate introduces her to the world of transactional relationships. Known as GFEs, they are women who provide “The Girlfriend Experience” — emotional and sexual relationships at a very high price. Juggling two very different lives, Christine quickly finds herself drawn into the GFE world, attracted to the rush of control and intimacy.

“The Girlfriend Experience” premiered to critical acclaim on Starz on April 10, 2016 and was co-created by Lodge Kerrigan (Claire Dolan) and Amy Seimetz (Sun Don’t Shine). Executive Produced by Steven Soderbergh (Magic Mike, Ocean’s Eleven Franchise, Erin Brockovich), Philip Fleishman, Lodge Kerrigan, Amy Seimetz, Jeff Cuban and Gary Marcus, “The Girlfriend Experience” will be available on Blu-ray and DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment on August 2, 2016 for the suggested retail price of $39.98 and $49.99, respectively.

To learn more about the film, please visit www.anchorbayentertainment.com.

ABOUT ANCHOR BAY ENTERTAINMENT

Anchor Bay Entertainment is a leading independent home entertainment company that acquires and releases a wide array of filmed entertainment in the theatrical and home entertainment markets, including STARZ Original series, children's entertainment, fitness (Anchor Bay Fitness), sports and specialty films on Blu-ray™ and DVD formats. The company has long-term distribution agreements in place for select programming with The Weinstein Company, AMC Networks and RADiUS, among others. Headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA, Anchor Bay Entertainment ( www.anchorbayentertainment.com) is a full service distributor in the North American market. Anchor Bay Entertainment is a Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA, STRZB) business, www.starz.com .


The Girlfriend Experience BLU-RAY

Street Date: August 2, 2016

Pre-book: June 29, 2016

ST63743

013132637433

359 Minutes

TV-MA

$39.98

English Dolby Digital 5.1

Spanish Dolby Surround 2.0

English SDH, Spanish Subtitles

Anamorphic Widescreen 1.78:1

The Girlfriend Experience DVD

Street Date: August 2, 2016

Pre-book: June 29, 2016

BD63744

013132637440

359 Minutes

TV-MA

$49.99

English Dolby TruHD 7.1

Spanish Dolby Surround 2.0

English SDH, Spanish Subtitles

Anamorphic Widescreen 1.78:1


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