Here’s why Manoj Bajpayee was offered ‘The Family Man’ by makers Raj and DK

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Manoj Bajpayee, who will be once again seen playing the role of an intelligence officer in the upcoming series, ‘The Family Man’ has received a thumbs up from the audience for his portrayal as an intelligence officer. Manoj Bajpayee was seen in a similar role in films like ‘Special 26’, ‘Naam Shabana’, ‘Aiyaari’ and many others. Directors, Raj and DK feel that Manoj Bajpayee has now become the face of intelligence officers.

Speaking about Manoj, Raj and DK shared, “Manoj was our first choice for this role. He is the perfect blend of the common man, a man you can identify with, just like you and me… and then he can also be this intelligence officer, someone who can lend gravitas to a role that requires seriousness. This role is tailor-made for Manoj. In fact, it’s a surprise that he hasn’t done a role like this much before this!”

The actor has earlier received rave reviews for his portrayal of an intelligence officer and now with ‘The Family Man’, Manoj is once again set to treat the masses with an impactful character. Check out the trailer right here:

In ‘The Family Man’, Manoj Bajpayee will be seen juggling between his life of an intelligence officer and his family life. The actor is known to present unconventional roles and will once again prove to capture the hearts of the audience. The series revolves around Srikant Tiwari who might be a regular family man but when at work, he is a ‘world class spy’ dealing with notorious terrorists.

The edgy thriller series has been created, produced and directed by Raj and DK (‘Stree’, ‘Go Goa Gone’, ‘Shor In The City’) and marks the digital debut of Manoj Bajpayee and actress Priyamani.

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