Filmmaker duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, on Friday, announced that the second season of their critically-acclaimed Amazon series starring Manoj Bajapayee ‘The Family Man’ has been delayed till summer 2021.
It was earlier confirmed that the spy drama will release on Amazon Prime Video will release on February 12. In a statement posted on Instagram, the creators said that the new season will premiere in ‘summer’.
The statement read, “We know you have been eagerly waiting for the new season of ‘The Family Man’. We are truly grateful and humbled by all the love! We have an update for you. The Family Man Season 2 will premiere on Amazon Prime Video this summer! We have been working super hard to get you a kickass season. And we are pretty sure you will love it. Can’t wait to bring it to you!”
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The Amazon Prime Video series stars Manoj Bajpayee in the lead role. In the second season, south actor Samantha Akkineni has joined the cast, making it her digital debut. ‘The Family Man’ season one premiered on September 20, 2019, and received rave reviews.
Apart from Manoj and Samantha, actors Sharib Hashmi, Priyamani, Sharad Kelkar, and Shreya Dhanwanthary are reprising their roles from season one.
In the show, Bajpayee plays an intelligence officer Srikant Tiwari. The second season will see the actor’s character taking on a bigger and deadlier mission, along with keeping up with a high-pressure job and keeping his country safe, at the same time juggling with his responsibility towards his family.
In the past few weeks, Amazon Prime India landed into several controversies after complaints were filed against Saif Ali Khan-starrer show ‘Tandav’, days later a case was also registered against the makers of ‘Mirzapur’ at Uttar Pradesh’s Mirzapur district for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments.