New Delhi: Bhawana Somaaya, senior film journalist, with over 20 years of film journalism behind her has made a switch to television. She is taking over as ‘creative consultant and head - new business development’ with Swastik Pictures, conceivers and makers of the famous show ‘Amber Dhara’.
According to Bhawana, “It is a conscious decision on my part to explore a new medium and the challenges that come with that”. She would be ideating and developing concepts for all projects of Swastik Pictures.
“At Swastik, we believe in creating content that entertains audiences across social strata and Bhawana will help us expand our content portfolio across genres” said Vikas Seth, managing partner
Her past professional stints include Super, Movie and Chitralekha. She has authored numerous books on film personalities like Amitabh Bachchan -The Legend, Salaam Bollywood, Take-25, The Story So Far, Cinema: Images & Issues and Authorized Biography: Hema Malini.
Her last assignment was as editor, Screen, the film weekly of the Indian Express Group.