Good content will hinder the growth of television: Bachchan

Vastavam web: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan said content matters the most and that no amount of technological advancement will hinder the growth of television.”With each passing month, a new technology is coming out but good content will always rule. I feel if the content is strong, pure and good and no amount of technological advancement will hinder that,” Bachchan told reporters here last evening when asked if web series are a threat to conventional TV.He was speaking on the sidelines of the media conference of the 9th season of “Kaun Banega Crorepati”. The 74-year-old star said “Kaun Banega Crorepati” celebrates the dreams and aspirations of the common man and their tryst with knowledge.When asked about his journey, he said, “To say this, I will have to write my autobiography and I will not write one.All I can say is I am grateful for all the love and support from media, fans.” The show, which is returning after three years, will have 30-35 episodes and the makers said it was a deliberate decision to come up with small season. ‘Phone-a- Friend’ will be revamped this season to Video-A- Friend, new life-line ‘Jodidaar’ has been introduced – wherein the participant can bring along a partner to join him/her on the coveted hot seat.The winning amount too has been increased with the introduction of a jackpot question for Rs seven crore.The show will also celebrate the exemplary contribution of people to the society in special episodes.