“U.S. TV Writers Know Their Stuff…”

So says Indian (um, that’s a person from the country of India, for you Amurricans who don’t always get that) actor-producer Anil Kapoor, who is, btw, a Big Honking Deal of a mogul in his homeland. And who also is absofuckinglutely right on the money when it comes to this topic:

There’s a lot to learn from the west about television writing, says Anil Kapoor

At last! A producer who gets it!

At last! A producer who gets it!

Actor-producer Anil Kapoor, who is busy gearing up for ’24: Season 2′, feels there is a lot that writers in India can learn from those in the west.

Anil, who starred in and produced ’24’, the Indian adaptation of the eponymous American show, said: “I personally feel television writing in the west is something else… It is phenomenal, and beyond everything. They are way ahead of us definitely.”

Ever since the first season of ’24’ launched in India in 2013, the format owners – FOX Studios – have been keeping a close eye on the overwhelming response that the show has received from Indian viewers.
“We have great content in India, but we don’t have great writers who can put them on celluloid or make great TV stories. There is a certain science to it and obviously they have mastered in it. There is a lot to learn from them,” he added….

Read it all at IBN Live