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Creators Of Amazon’s ‘The Family Man’ Respond To Calls For Ban On Upcoming Season 2

Creators Of Amazon’s ‘The Family Man’ Respond To Calls For Ban On Upcoming Season 2

Krishna D.K. and Raj Nidimoru, the creators of Amazon Prime Video’s Indian original series The Family Man, have backed the show after the regional Tamil Nadu government called for it to be banned.

Federal government minister Prakash Javadekar, whose responsibilities include information and broadcasting, was contacted by local authority representative Vaiko after a new trailer was released for the Hindi-language show on May 19, ahead of the second season launch on the platform on June 4.

The letter of complaint claimed that the trailer depicted Tamil people “as terrorists” and that its content had “hurt the sentiments of Tamil people and Tamil culture and [are] offensive against the Tamil community”.

“It is urged that the Ministry should take immediate action to stop the release of The Family Man 2 in Ott, Amazon… otherwise, the people of Tamil Nadu will react very seriously and the government has to face the serious consequences,” it continued.

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