Seven-time WWE Women's Champion Trish Stratus Makes Her Explosive Action Movie Debut in BOUNTY HUNTERS
Feb 2, 2012 – Toronto, ON –
Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada and Raven Banner Entertainment are thrilled to present the adrenaline-fueled action film Bounty Hunters on DVD in the Canadian home entertainment market February 28, 2012. Bounty Hunters (working title, Bail Enforcers) is a thrilling and sexy ride through crime-infested streets where everyone has a price. The film stars former seven-time WWE Women’s Champion, television personality, and fitness icon Trish Stratus in her feature film debut.
Jules (Stratus) and her team of mercenaries struggle to make ends meet until they find what seems like an easy job: deliver a mob informant to the police and claim a $100,000 reward. But the mob has its own proposition and gives Jules a choice: hand over the captive and walk away with a million dollars or face death at the hands of the underworld’s finest. Now Jules and her group must use every fighting skill they possess in a brutal all-out battle for survival. The film also stars Toronto based comic Boomer Philips as Chase as well as Joe Rafla, Andrea James Lui,and Frank J. Zupancic.
‘The sizzling action is the pillar of Bounty Hunters,’ says Trish Stratus of her the film, ‘I'm excited to deliver Stratusfaction on the big screen for the first time ever!' The film was directed by Patrick McBrearty (Psycho Ward) and celebrated its world premiere at Action Fest 2011 in Ashville, NC.
Bounty Hunters “has some real fights in there and they are, quite frankly, moments of awesomeness,” says Fred Topel of Screen Junkies, and in the film ‘Trish leaps into a whole new Stratusphere!’ exclaims Dave Hillhouse Slamsports.
The DVD contains the following special features:
Interview with Trish Stratus
Epic Fight: Behind the Scenes
Bounty Hunters Trailer
The Canadian DVD release of Bounty Hunters will be launched at a special screening in Toronto with star Trish Stratus present. This screening will take place 7:00pm Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at the AMC Yonge and Dundas with a red carpet beforehand, as well as Q & A and autograph sessions afterwards.
About Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada
Anchor Bay Entertainment Canada is the Toronto, ON-based branch of Anchor Bay Entertainment, the home entertainment division of Starz Media, LLC. It includes the Anchor Bay Films and Manga Entertainment brands. It distributes feature films, children's entertainment, fitness, TV series, documentaries, anime and other filmed entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray formats. Anchor Bay Entertainment has offices in Toronto, Troy Michigan, Burbank California as well as the United Kingdom and Australia. Starz Media (www.starzmedia.com ) is a controlled subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation attributed to the Liberty Capital Group.
About Raven Banner
Raven Banner Entertainment represents innovative and compelling genre driven independent feature films and filmmakers for North American distribution and the international marketplace. For more about Raven Banner please visit:http://ravenbannerentertainment.com/
About Trish Stratus
Trish Stratus is a fitness icon, TV personality and entrepreneur, and is recognized as one of the top sports entertainment athletes in the world through her achievements as a WWE Women’s Champion. For more information, please visit www.trishstratus.com