Imagine Taps Former Netflix Exec Swati Shetty To Head Global Expansion

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Imagine Entertainment has hired veteran creative exec Swati Shetty to be executive vice president, International Content. She will lead global expansion for Imagine chairmen Brian Grazer and Ron Howard. Shetty had most recently served as Director-International Originals and Acquisitions at Netflix, the first India hire based in Los Angeles for the streaming giant.

“Swati will oversee international opportunities for global content and collaborate with our new divisions including Documentaries, Kids and Family, and Marginal Media as well as with Film and TV,” said Michael Rosenberg, Imagine co-chair. “This role furthers our growth and expansion strategy, allowing us to compete in a global marketplace.”

At Netflix, Shetty was responsible for building the company’s catalogue and originals’ slate. She secured a global, exclusive deal with Shahrukh Khan’s Red Chillies, a slate of original films including Love Per Square Foot and Lust Stories, and worked on series such as Sacred Games.
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