Sarah Aspinall

Virgin TV signs ‘biggest kids deal to date’ with DHX

DHX Media has acquired a distribution deal with Virgin TV UK for SVOD rights in the UK and Ireland for a total of 615 hours of content. A total of 30 titles from DHX Media’s library have been licensed on a non-exclusive basis. The deal includes seasons 15 to 19 of Bob the Builder, as […]

Virgin moves into original kids commissioning

Children’s Media Conference: UK pay TV platform Virgin Media is planning to commission kids television content for its on-demand service for the first time. Virgin Media kids and music editor Sarah Aspinall told delegates the move came after a recognition “of the value of children’s content”. In a panel session hosted by TBI, Aspinall said […]