The launch of the much-awaited second season of Amazon Prime Video’s critically-acclaimed internet sequence “The Family Man” could get delayed, following the controversy across the streaming platform’s exhibits “Tandav” and “Mirzapur”. Fronted by Manoj Bajpayee, “The Family Man” season two is slated to be launched on February 12. According to sources, the discharge of the present will be postponed in wake of the continuing stir towards the streamer and its exhibits “Tandav” and “Mirzapur”.
“The streaming platform is talking, debating about delaying the release of the show,” a supply shut to the event informed PTI.
Another insider informed PTI, “The show has been postponed as the platform appears to be cautious. There’s nothing in season two of ‘The Family Man’ that would hurt anybody but given the current scenario, to be on a safer note it has been decided to push ahead of the release of the show.”
The trailer of the present was supposed to be launched on January 19 however that too has been delayed.
Amazon Prime India has landed right into a pool of controversies after a number of complaints had been filed towards Saif Ali Khan-starrer present “Tandav”, days later a case was additionally registered towards the makers of “Mirzapur” at Uttar Pradesh’s Mirzapur district for allegedly hurting the non secular sentiments.
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court declined to grant interim safety from any coercive motion to “Tandav” director Ali Abbas Zafar, actor Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub and others dealing with a number of FIRs for allegedly hurting non secular sentiments.
The Allahabad High Court on Friday stayed the arrest of producers of the “Mirzapur” internet sequence — Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani — in reference to a First Information Report that accused them of the improper and indecent portrayal of the city Mirzapur and outraging non secular perception.
The streamer had in December final 12 months launched an intriguing first look of the upcoming chapter of “The Family Man” on social media.
Created and directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, “The Family Man” season one premiered on September 20, 2019 and obtained rave critiques.
In the present, Bajpayee performs an intelligence officer Srikant Tiwari.
In the sophomore season, Bajpayee will be taking over an even bigger and deadlier mission, together with maintaining with a high-pressure job and maintaining his nation secure, on the similar time juggling together with his accountability in the direction of the household.
Actors Sharib Hashmi, Priyamani, Sharad Kelkar, and Shreya Dhanwanthary will be reprising their function from season one.
The second season of “The Family Man” will mark the digital debut of south star Samantha Akkineni.