Disney India names Chaudhuri director
'Arjun' director becomes head of content and creativeNEW DELHI – Walt Disney Television International India announced Tuesday the appointment of Arnab Chaudhuri to the newly created position of director, content and creative. In this role, he will oversee the network's creative and content strategy for the Disney Channel, Disney XD and Hungama TV.
The announcement was made by WDTVII vp and GM Natasha Malhotra to whom Chaudhuri will report.
”Creating compelling content, channel environments and engaging and entertaining our audience with locally relevant initiatives is a key strategic priority for (our channels),” said Malhotra.
Chaudhuri comes to Disney with over 15 years of experience in various positions in the TV industry which also included overseas work experience. Chaudhuri recently directed a full-length animation feature, “Arjun” produced by UTV which is slated for release this year.