Crown Media Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRWN), owner and operator of Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movie Channel, today announced that it will conduct a conference call on Thursday, March 3 rd, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2010. Investors and interested parties may listen to the call via a live webcast accessible on the investor relations page of the Company’s web site, www.hallmarkchannel.com, or by dialing (866) 800-8648 (Domestic) or (617) 614-2702 (International) and using the passcode “Crown Media Fourth Quarter Earnings Call.” For those listeners accessing the call through the Company’s website, please register and download audio software at the site at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the call. The webcast will be archived on the site, and a telephone replay of the call will be available for 7 days beginning at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Thursday, March 3 rd, at (888) 286-8010 (Domestic) or (617) 801-6888 (International), using passcode number 78399557.

Crown Media intends to issue a press release summarizing its operating results before the market opens on Thursday, March 3 rd.

About Crown Media Holdings

Crown Media Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRWN) owns and operates cable television channels dedicated to high quality, broad appeal, entertainment programming. The Company currently operates and distributes Hallmark Channel in both high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) to over 87 million subscribers in the U.S. Hallmark Channel is the nation’s leading network in providing quality family programming with an ambitious slate of original TV movies and general entertainment, and is the home of The Martha Stewart Show and other home and lifestyle content. Hallmark Channel's sibling network is Hallmark Movie Channel, also available in HD and SD, distributed to more than 39 million homes and one of America’s fastest-growing cable networks. Hallmark Movie Channel provides family-friendly movies with a mix of classic theatrical films, presentations from the acclaimed Hallmark Hall of Fame library, original Hallmark Channel movies and special events.

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