The Family Man 2 trailer was launched recently and shows Samantha Akkineni as the new antagonist Raji joining the cast for this outing. Samantha has being making her debut on OTT with this web show. The trailer was met with positive response largely but some on social media have been trolling Samantha for playing the part of an extremist from Tamil roots. The hashtag ‘Family Man 2 Against Tamilians’ also went viral on social media.
Watch Trailer here:
Angry Twitter users have been brutally trolling Samantha for allegedly portraying Tamilians as ‘extremists’. While some have been accusing the makers of showing the Tamil people in a bad light, some are demanding a ban on the web series if it hurts the sentiments of the people in any which way.
Check reactions here:
If the series has anything that hurts the Tamils and Eelam Tigers, It should and it will be banned for hurting Tamils. Don't talk about anything if you don't know about our History. Puligal ungalai vettaiyadi vidum.#FamilyMan2_against_Tamils pic.twitter.com/WJHSjHS6PE
— Swaminathan VeeraTamilar (@SVeeratamilar) May 19, 2021
— தமிழன் சத்யா 2.0 (@tamilansathya01) May 19, 2021
This Family Man 2 storyline depicting the presence of ISIS in Tamil Nadu and the LTTE as terrorists is portrayed as happening in Chennai !!
— அதியன் கார்த்திᵀᴬᴹᴵᴸ ᴺᴬᵀᴵᴼᴺᴬᴸᴵˢᵀ❤️💛 (@athiyankarthi) May 19, 2021
Family Man 2 trailer seems to project Tamils in a Bad light..
— senthilvel (@senthil4200) May 19, 2021
Did you know what?
We Tamils suffering a lot from 1953 to till date of sinhala racism and facist government.
— வேளாண் பெருங்குடி (@Dirdinesh1498) May 19, 2021