Films should be content-driven: John Abraham

By Hindustan Times

Model-turned actor John Abraham says writers are the real heroes of a film.

Abraham, 39, has made his debut in production with hit issue based film Vicky Donor, said the time has come when Bollywood should be more content-oriented rather than being driven by stars.

"I feel screenplay writers are the heroes of a film and not necessarily the stars. Writers are now getting their due. I did the same in my first production Vicky Donor and our writer Juhi Chakraborty has done a wonderful job. I feel our industry should be less star-driven and focus more on the content," John told reporters here last evening.

"I hope producers stop giving undue importance to stars. It is just about casting right people and having faith in the cast. And it is important for actors to deliver and that is how the