The Family Man Season 2(Amazon Prime; 10 Episodes)
Starring Manoj Bajpai, Samantha Akkineni, Priyamani, Sharib Hashmi
Directed by Raj-DK, Suparn Varma
Good to grow! The new season of Family Man escapes The Curse Of The Second Season.I mean, gawd, look at what happened to Mirzapur 2. The Family Man 2 is a lean mean sinewy sexy dramatic and topical piece of work that shows a natural organic growth from season1. Though it runs into 10 episodes there is not an ounce of flab , as the sprawling yet taut narrative moves across a luscious labyrinth of global terrorism(helmed by the chilling presence of Samantha Akkineni) and domestic warfare.
Ah, domestic strife! Our unlikely hero Srikant Tiwari is still at it. His wife(played by the underused Priyamani) is still sulking and his children Vedant(Atharv Tiwari) and Dhriti(Ashlesha Thakur) still think their father is a bit of a fool….