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Netflix appoints Swati Shetty
MUMBAI: Internet TV network Netflix has appointed Swati Shetty, a former TV executive who has worked at Disney and Star India.
Shetty moves in from Samosa Stories Entertainment, a company which she founded. She produced Umrika, a movie written and directed by Prashant Nair and starring Suraj Sharma (‘Life of Pi’) and Tony Revolori (‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’).
Shetty has worked at The Walt Disney Company India as executive producer and as Director India at Disney ABC International TV. She has also worked in Star India for five years. She was president of motion pictures division at Balaji Telefilms.
Several tweets welcomed Shetty’s appointment.