Cinedigm Expands Partnership with Global Technology Powerhouse LeEco to Launch Two Additional Streaming Channels

Docurama and yet-to-be named entertainment channel will launch on
LeEco in Q1 2017, joining Cinedigm’s CONtv and Dove Channel

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cinedigm Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) today announced an expanded partnership
with leading global company LeEco to launch two additional streaming
channels. Docurama and a yet-to-be named entertainment channel
currently in development will launch on LeEco in Q1 2017. Cinedigm
already has two over-the-top streaming channels — Dove Channel
and CONtv– available to LeEco consumers on LeEco’s ecophones and
ecotvs. In addition, select Cinedigm content is also available within
LIVE, LeEco’s innovative integrated content app. The two companies
continue to explore additional partnership opportunities for channels
and content both domestically and overseas.

LeEco is a leading global company that provides breakthrough experiences
through an open, integrated ecosystem of streaming content, enabled by
its Internet and cloud platform, and a wide array of next-generation
connected smart devices – including smartphones, TVs, bikes, VR and
electric cars.

DOCURAMA, a documentary-focused channel, provides over 300
award-winning films and television episodes. The yet-to-be named
entertainment channel will be focused on mainstream entertainment
content. Both channels are expected to launch in the first quarter of

Previously announced, Cinedigm already has two channels accessible
within LeEco’s ecosystem:

  • DOVE CHANNEL, which is targeted to the family
    audience and offers meaningful mainstream movies, independent films,
    documentaries and heartwarming TV series and children’s programs. All
    of Dove Channel’s carefully curated content reflects the time-honored
    standards of The Dove Foundation and its trusted Seal of Approval.
  • CONtv, which is targeted to the enormous
    and avid Comic Con audience, comprised largely of Millennials. The
    channel currently boasts 2,500 hours of original programming, curated
    films and TV episodes, and exclusive Comic Con panel coverage from
    dozens of annual nationwide conventions.

“We are very pleased to further expand this exciting partnership with
LeEco,” said Erick Opeka, EVP of Digital Networks for Cinedigm. “As we
launch OUR four streaming channels on their ecosystem, we also look
forward to pursuing additional business opportunities with LeEco both in
North America and abroad.”

About Cinedigm

Cinedigm is a leading independent content distributor in the United
States, with direct relationships with thousands of digital platforms
and retail storefronts, including iTunes, Netflix, Amazon, Wal-Mart and
Target, as well as the national Video on Demand platform on cable
television. Cinedigm has a distribution library of over 60,000 film and
TV episodes.

Additionally, given Cinedigm’s infrastructure, technology, content and
distribution expertise, the Company has rapidly become a leader in the
quickly evolving over-the-top digital network business. Cinedigm’s first
channel, DOCURAMA, launched in May 2014, and is currently available on
iOS, Roku, Xbox and Samsung, with additional platforms currently being
rolled out. Cinedigm launched CONtv, a Comic Con branded channel, on
March 3, 2015. The Company’s third OTT channel, DOVE CHANNEL, launched
on September 15, 2015 and is a digital streaming subscription service
targeted to families and kids seeking high quality and family friendly
content approved by Dove Foundation. Combined, the three streaming
channels currently provide more than 5,500 hours of content to viewers
across more than 3.1 million app downloads.

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Jill Newhouse Calcaterra, 310-466-5135