Krishnendu Majumdar appointed as the chairperson of BAFTA • @ Television producer Krishnendu Majumdar is named as the chairperson of British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). • @ He will be replacing Pippa Harris. • @ He will be the first person of colour to hold this position and is the youngest chairperson in last 35 years. • @ Majumdar with Richard Yee founded independent banner Me + You Productions in 2012, through drama series "I Am" for Channel 4 and comedy show Hoff The Record was produced. • @ CEO: Amanda Sonia Berry.