Fawad Khan is always much-awaited on the big screen but the actor is known for some of the activities he gets upto outside of films too. BizAsiaLive.com can confirm that the actor launched ‘The Next Big Story’ on 11th December, a platform which will look to help aspiring content writers through competition.
The News International reports Khan stating, “It’s never been a better time to be a writer – or to aspire to become one. With the rise of our local cinema along with immense opportunities in global digital cinema, we feel there needs to be a platform for aspiring scriptwriters. This will not only help them break into the industry but will also provide them with a place that will recognize them and help them overcome some of the challenges in content writing.”
Khan’s production house, Alteridom Films, will produce the film which the winner will write. He also said, “For years we have been hearing about problems film industry professionals encounter in finding the right stories and interesting scriptwriters to work with. At the same time scriptwriters don’t know where to go and whom to contact to present their work. That is why we bring to you The Next Big Story.”