Helen Of Troy: Universal City, CA, June 26 2003 - Boosting USA Network's average viewers by 70% , the epic miniseries event, Helen of Troy, comes to DVD and video for the first time on August 12. As an added bonus, consumers will be able to go behind the scenes of the miniseries, with a USA Network documentary on the making of Helen of Troy and have a chance to enter the Play-in-Athens-in-2004 sweepstakes to win an unforgettable trip for four (4) to Athens, Greece in Summer 2004. The two-disc Helen of Troy DVD is priced at $26.98 S.R.P. ($19.95 M.A.P), with a pre-order close date of July 8. The VHS also sells for $26.98 S.R.P and also has a pre-order close date of July 8.
The riveting tale of love and war centers on the famed title character -- the stunning and influential heroine of Greek mythology played by Sienna Guillory (The Time Machine). Helen of Troy also stars Matthew Marsden (Black Hawk Down) as Paris, Helen's enchanted, headstrong lover and the son of Trojan king Priam (played by John Rhys-Davies of The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring and Raiders of the Lost Ark); Stellan Skarsg