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"TURN: WASHINGTON'S SPIES -- THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON" Available March 22nd on DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA – On March 22nd Anchor Bay Entertainment releases AMC’s critically acclaimed Revolutionary War drama “TURN: Washington’s Spies - The Complete Second Season” on DVD. Available as a 3-disc set, “TURN: Washington’s Spies - The Complete Second Season” contains all 10 episodes from the second season of the series that reveals the true story of the turncoats of the American Revolution who gave birth to modern spycraft during the birth of our country. The DVD release is also filled with insightful bonus features about the making of this stylish cloak-and-dagger series including featurettes and deleted scenes. Pre-book date is February 17, 2016.

Jamie Bell (Snowpiercer, Fantastic Four) stars as Abraham Woodhull, a farmer living in British-occupied Long Island during the Revolutionary War who bands together with his childhood friends to form the Culper Ring, America’s first spy ring.  “TURN: Washington’s Spies - The Complete Second Season” moves deeper into the battles waged by soldiers and civilians alike in the pursuit of freedom and the sacrifices they’re willing to make to secure it. As Abe becomes more committed to the Culper Ring activities, George Washington (Ian Kahn) battles both personal demons and betrayal from within his ranks that threaten both his leadership and the fate of the revolution. As the colonies struggle to become a nation, the outcome of the revolution will hinge on alliances both on and off the battlefield.

Along with Bell and Kahn, the series features a talented cast including Seth Numrich as Ben Tallmadge, Daniel Henshall as Caleb Brewster, Heather Lind as Anna Strong, Kevin R. McNally as Judge Richard Woodhull, Meegan Warner as Mary Woodhull, Burn Gorman as Major Hewlett, Angus Macfadyen as Robert Rogers, JJ Feild as Major John André, and Samuel Roukin as Captain John Simcoe. Joining the cast for season two are Ksenia Solo as Peggy Shippen and Owain Yeoman as Benedict Arnold.

“TURN: Washington’s Spies - The Complete Second Season” is based on the book Washington’s Spies by Alexander Rose. The author and historian served as a consultant for the first season and joins the writing staff for Season 2.

Bonus Features:

·         Inside TURN: WASHINGTON'S SPIES                
·         Deleted & Extended Scenes             
·         A Treacherous Trio               
·         Washington & Billy Lee                          

“TURN: Washington’s Spies - The Complete Second Season” turns up the excitement and intrigue for its sophomore season. Each episode offers new twists and unexpected turns that will have viewers on the edge of their seats and wondering where it will all lead – making this a history lesson like no other.

Season three of “TURN: Washington’s Spies” will premiere on AMC in Spring- 2016.

About AMC
Whether commemorating favorite films from every genre and decade, or creating acclaimed original programming, AMC brings to its audience something deeper, something richer, Something More. The network reigns as the only cable network in history ever to win the Emmy® Award for Outstanding Drama Series four years in a row with “Mad Men,” and six of the last eight with back-to-back honoree “Breaking Bad.” The network boasts the most-watched drama series in basic cable history and the number one show on television among adults 18-49 for the last three years with “The Walking Dead.” AMC’s current original drama series include “The Walking Dead,” “Better Call Saul,” “Hell on Wheels,” “TURN: Washington’s Spies,” “Halt and Catch Fire,” “HUMANS,” “Fear the Walking Dead,” “Into the Badlands” and the forthcoming “The Night Manager,” “Broke” and “Preacher.” AMC also explores authentic worlds and discussion with original shows like “Talking Dead,” “The Making of The Mob,” “Comic Book Men” and the upcoming “Ride with Norman Reedus” and “The American West.” AMC is owned and operated by AMC Networks Inc. and its sister networks include IFC, SundanceTV, BBC America and WE tv. AMC is available across all platforms, including on-air, online, on demand and mobile. AMC: Something More.

About Anchor Bay Entertainment
Anchor Bay Entertainment is a leading independent home entertainment company celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2015. Anchor Bay 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 ( is a full service distributor in the North American market. Anchor Bay Entertainment is a Starz (NASDAQ: STRZA) (NASDAQ: STRZB) business,

“TURN: Washington’s Spies - The Complete Second Season” DVD
Street Date:                 March 22, 2016         
Pre-book:                     February 17, 2016
Cat. #:                         DV64059
UPC:                           0 1313 2640594
Run Time:                   438 Minutes
Rating:                        Not Rated
SRP:                            $49.98
Format:                        1.78:1 / 16x9
Audio:                         Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles:                     English SDH and Spanish

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