Manoj Bajpayee, Priyamani and Samantha Akkineni starrer the web drama The Family Man 2 will premiere on Amazon prime video on 4th June. The web series also has Sharib Hashmi reprising the role of JK Talpade, and it will be the last onscreen appearance of late actor Asif Basra who died earlier this year.
The upcoming web drama marks Samantha Akkineni’ digital debut, which is created by Raj and DK. Few days ago the makers of the Family Man 2 launched the trailer that went viral and grabbed several eyeballs. Samantha Akkineni who is playing a terrorist, was brutally trolled for her act.
After the release of the trailer of The Family Man 2, the Twitter was filled with comments from Tamilians that the web series is projecting them as terrorists. Few people also abused Samantha for playing a terrorist and they also trended the hashtag #FamilyMan2_against_Tamils on Twitter. Few people also demanded a ban on the Web series.
Now after editing, the digital streaming platform- Amazon Prime Video released a slightly different trailer yesterday. In the edited trailer of the Family Man 2, the objectionable word -Tamil rebels was replaced by the word ‘the rebels’. The digital platform also released a statement that they do not intend to hurt the sentiments of the people.