Virgin Media TV taps Barham


LONDON -- Virgin Media Television has appointed Amy Barham as head of acquisitions for its new entertainment channel Virgin 1, the company said Thursday.

Barham will add responsibility for Virgin 1 acquisitions to her existing portfolio that includes buying for Living and Living2.

Barham secured "The Sarah Connor Chronicles" for Virgin 1 at this year's Los Angeles screenings.

Before joining VMTV in 2003, Barham was a development executive at Action Time, the format arm of Carlton Television.