Soon after Mirzapur trailer hit Twitter, People couldn’t control their excitement and twitter overwhelmed with the fans retweets but there was another section who were boycotting the Trailer and that’s when #BoycottMirzapur trended on twitter just after two hours of the trailer release.
Actually, Netizens are boycotting the series because of two of the most prominent actors of the industry Ali Fazal (one of the lead actors) and Farhan Akhtar (Co-Producer). Ali Fazal tweeted in support of anti-CAA protests in December, those tweets are resurfaced on Twitter. Ali had allegedly taken reference from one of his famous dialogues and wrote, “Protests: Shuru majboori mein kiye they, ab maza aa raha hai.” Although, The tweet appears to be deleted now and couldn’t be verified.
Whereas, Farhan Akhtar is being called out for taking part in anti-CAA protests.
Notably, The season 2 of ‘Mirzapur’ will stream on Amazon Prime Video from October 23. The thriller features Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Divyenndu, Shweta Tripathi Sharma, Rasika Dugal in primary roles.
The reactions on twitter: