New Frontier Media Consolidates C-band Business With Major Subscriber Acquisition

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from New Frontier Media, Inc.

    BOULDER, Colo., April 25 /PRNewswire/ --
 New Frontier Media, Inc. (Nasdaq:   NOOF), a leader in the electronic
 distribution of adult entertainment, announced today that its Subscription and
 Pay TV subsidiary, The Erotic Networks, acquired the subscriber base of
 Emerald Media, Inc., a privately held adult entertainment distributor.
 Emerald Media was formerly the Company's largest competitor, and one of the
 few competitors of any kind, to provide content direct to consumers utilizing
 the large C-band dish.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
     The Company reported that it expects to add approximately 27,000 new
 paying subscribers to its existing C-band customer base.  "This is an
 opportunistic acquisition for us," explained Ken Boenish, President of The
 Erotic Networks.  "Our infrastructure, including our call center which
 provides customer service and marketing support to our existing C-band
 customers, can easily accommodate these new subscribers with little added
 cost."  The Company reported that it expects to generate an additional
 $300,000 to $400,000 per month in revenue from the acquisition of these
 subscribers.
     "The C-band market has been a highly profitable business for us during the
 past three years," Boenish said.  The Erotic Networks reported that it expects
 its C-band revenue to remain a profitable revenue source for the Company.
     This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
 of Section 27A of the Securities Act and Section 21E of Securities & Exchange
 Act.  The Company intends forward-looking statements to be covered by the safe
 harbor provisions for forward-looking statements.  All statements relating to
 the number of anticipated new subscribers from the acquisition, expected
 revenue generated from the acquisition, the continuation of its C-band revenue
 to remain a profitable revenue source and the outcome of any contingencies are
 forward-looking statements.  The forward-looking statements are subject to
 risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially
 from those set forth or implied by any forward-looking statements.  Please
 refer to the Company's most recent Form 10-KSB and other filings with the SEC
 for additional information regarding risks and uncertainties.
 
     ABOUT NEW FRONTIER MEDIA, INC.
     New Frontier Media, Inc. is the fastest growing distributor of Adult
 Entertainment today.  The Company delivers the most extensive lineup of
 quality programming over the broadest range of electronic means including
 cable, satellite, Internet, Broadband and video-on-demand.
     The Erotic Networks, the umbrella brand for the Company's subscription and
 pay television subsidiary, provides pay-per-view and subscription TV networks
 to over 25 million cable, DBS (direct broadcast satellite) and C-band
 households throughout North America.  The Erotic Networks include
 Pleasure(TM), TeN(TM), ETC (Erotic Television Clips)(TM), Extasy(TM), True
 Blue(TM) and Gonzo X(TM).  These networks represent the widest variety of
 editing standards available and are programmed without duplication to offer
 the most extensive selection of adult network programming under a single
 corporate umbrella.
     IGallery, the Company's Internet subsidiary, is a leader in the adult
 Internet market serving both the consumer and webmaster markets.  IGallery
 designs and manages its own membership-based web sites for the consumer
 market.  IGallery also offers a wide range of products and services to the
 webmaster market.  Presently, IGallery owns over 1,500 Internet domain names
 and operates 50 thematically organized consumer sites.  Collectively, these
 sites generate over 60 million visitors each month.  IGallery's own Internet
 network infrastructure enables the delivery of live and on-demand video events
 to millions of Internet users.
 
     For more information contact Karyn Miller, Chief Financial Officer, at
 (303) 444-0900, extension 102, and please visit our web site at www.noof.com.
 
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SOURCE New Frontier Media, Inc.
    BOULDER, Colo., April 25 /PRNewswire/ --
 New Frontier Media, Inc. (Nasdaq:   NOOF), a leader in the electronic
 distribution of adult entertainment, announced today that its Subscription and
 Pay TV subsidiary, The Erotic Networks, acquired the subscriber base of
 Emerald Media, Inc., a privately held adult entertainment distributor.
 Emerald Media was formerly the Company's largest competitor, and one of the
 few competitors of any kind, to provide content direct to consumers utilizing
 the large C-band dish.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
     The Company reported that it expects to add approximately 27,000 new
 paying subscribers to its existing C-band customer base.  "This is an
 opportunistic acquisition for us," explained Ken Boenish, President of The
 Erotic Networks.  "Our infrastructure, including our call center which
 provides customer service and marketing support to our existing C-band
 customers, can easily accommodate these new subscribers with little added
 cost."  The Company reported that it expects to generate an additional
 $300,000 to $400,000 per month in revenue from the acquisition of these
 subscribers.
     "The C-band market has been a highly profitable business for us during the
 past three years," Boenish said.  The Erotic Networks reported that it expects
 its C-band revenue to remain a profitable revenue source for the Company.
     This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
 of Section 27A of the Securities Act and Section 21E of Securities & Exchange
 Act.  The Company intends forward-looking statements to be covered by the safe
 harbor provisions for forward-looking statements.  All statements relating to
 the number of anticipated new subscribers from the acquisition, expected
 revenue generated from the acquisition, the continuation of its C-band revenue
 to remain a profitable revenue source and the outcome of any contingencies are
 forward-looking statements.  The forward-looking statements are subject to
 risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially
 from those set forth or implied by any forward-looking statements.  Please
 refer to the Company's most recent Form 10-KSB and other filings with the SEC
 for additional information regarding risks and uncertainties.
 
     ABOUT NEW FRONTIER MEDIA, INC.
     New Frontier Media, Inc. is the fastest growing distributor of Adult
 Entertainment today.  The Company delivers the most extensive lineup of
 quality programming over the broadest range of electronic means including
 cable, satellite, Internet, Broadband and video-on-demand.
     The Erotic Networks, the umbrella brand for the Company's subscription and
 pay television subsidiary, provides pay-per-view and subscription TV networks
 to over 25 million cable, DBS (direct broadcast satellite) and C-band
 households throughout North America.  The Erotic Networks include
 Pleasure(TM), TeN(TM), ETC (Erotic Television Clips)(TM), Extasy(TM), True
 Blue(TM) and Gonzo X(TM).  These networks represent the widest variety of
 editing standards available and are programmed without duplication to offer
 the most extensive selection of adult network programming under a single
 corporate umbrella.
     IGallery, the Company's Internet subsidiary, is a leader in the adult
 Internet market serving both the consumer and webmaster markets.  IGallery
 designs and manages its own membership-based web sites for the consumer
 market.  IGallery also offers a wide range of products and services to the
 webmaster market.  Presently, IGallery owns over 1,500 Internet domain names
 and operates 50 thematically organized consumer sites.  Collectively, these
 sites generate over 60 million visitors each month.  IGallery's own Internet
 network infrastructure enables the delivery of live and on-demand video events
 to millions of Internet users.
 
     For more information contact Karyn Miller, Chief Financial Officer, at
 (303) 444-0900, extension 102, and please visit our web site at www.noof.com.
 
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