Network18 has appointed Priyanka Sinha Jha as the Group Entertainment Editor.
Jha will work across properties and platforms, guiding the group’s Bollywood and entertainment coverage. She will also appear as an expert on the Network18’s TV channels. Before joining Network18, Jha worked with Star TV as the Head of Content/ Managing Editor for Screen and curated the Star Screen Awards.
In a career spanning nearly 20 years, Jha is an accomplished editor in the space and has helmed various titles, notably Screen, HT Style, HT Saturday and Society Magazine.
As part of the Indian Express group, she converted Screen from a broadsheet to a variety-style tabloid. When Screen was acquired by Star India, she steered its transition from a print magazine to a digital entity at Hotstar. She has conceived and produced digital-video shows at Hotstar and presented and hosted Expresso, a digital-video chat-show series with Bollywood stars.