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DOVE SIGNS THREE-SCRIPT PACT WITH NBC

 BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC-TV has ordered three two-hour film scripts from Dove Communications, according to Dove President Michael Viner. First title in development is "Murder in Branson," an original story by Viner.
 Viner brings to NBC a proven track record of highly rated projects, including two Sidney Sheldon miniseries, "Windmill of the Gods" and "Memories of Midnight"; the Showtime original "Rainbow Drive" starring Peter Weller; and "Night of the Fox," based on the Jack Higgins novel, for Tribune Broadcasting.
 Together with his wife, Emmy-winning actress Deborah Raffin, Viner runs Dove as a mini-conglomerate with its communications division working in synergy with Dove Audio, the world's largest independent publisher of books on tape.
 "This is a great opportunity to maximize Dove's strengths in finding the best new published works and translating them into entertaining television," Viner says. "We're looking forward to a long and mutually rewarding relationship at NBC."
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 /CONTACT: Kevin Sasaki or Annabelle Stevens of Melrose Communications, 310-246-4611, for Dove Communications/


CO: Dove Communications; NBC ST: California IN: ENT SU: CON

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