Take Home a Piece of Capeside! Online Auction Set to Celebrate 'Dawson's Creek'


  Among the Many Items to be Showcased ... Memorable Props From the Set,
       Cast Wardrobe Pieces and an Autographed 100th Episode Script

                                WEB ALERT

  WHO:      Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment and Yahoo!® Auctions
            invite fans to share in the magic of one of the most talked-
            about programs on television, "Dawson's Creek," and bid on
            actual props and wardrobe from the show.  A portion of the
            auction proceeds will go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation®.

  WHAT:     From high school to college, the kids of the Creek have been
            through it all, and with over 100 amazing episodes under their
            belt, they have a lot to show for it.  By logging on to
            http://auctions.yahoo.com/ or http://www.sonypictures.com/auction ,
            fans can now have a piece of those treasured "Dawson's Creek"
            memories.  Items available for bid on the virtual auction block

            --  Signed and numbered Hirschfield portrait of the cast,
                created by the legendary artist to the stars
            --  Autographed copy of the 100th episode script
            --  Worthington University mug signed by Katie Holmes (Joey) and
                Boston Bay College mug signed by Michelle Williams (Jenn)
            --  Cast's director's chair backs from the set
            --  Wardrobe worn by the cast

            A portion of the proceeds from the auction will go to the
            Make-A-Wish Foundation ( http://www.wish.org/ ), a charitable
            organization dedicated to granting the wishes of children with
            life-threatening illnesses to enrich the human experience with
            hope, strength, and joy.

  WHEN:     Grab hold of the memories and bid online from Noon PDT on May 8
            until Noon on May 20, 2002, and be sure to tune in May 15, 2002,
            8 p.m. PT/ET on The WB for the highly-anticipated Season Finale.

  WHERE:    http://auctions.yahoo.com/  or  http://www.sonypictures.com/auction

  CONTACT:  Susan Wright of Sony Pictures Digital Ent., +1-310-840-8621,
            swright@sonypictures.com; or Nancy Gallinghouse of Yahoo!
            Auctions, +1-408-349-5229, nancyeg@yahoo-inc.com; or Anne
            Strauss of Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, +1-646-756-2856,


PRNewswire -- May 8

SOURCE: Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment; Yahoo! Auctions

Website: http://www.wish.org/

Website: http://auctions.yahoo.com/