The Family Man season 2 release date in India has officially been announced. The new season sees the return of Manoj Bajpayee’s Srikant Tiwari as he faces a new challenge in Raji, played by Samantha Akkineni. The Family Man 2 trailer was released on Wednesday. The trailer sees Srikant adjusting to his new job and a new boss, tackling his unsettling marriage with his wife Suchitra Iyer Tiwari, played by Priyamani, and missing his old life as an intelligence officer for the Threat Analysis and Surveillance Cell (TASC). With the Family Man 2 release date and trailer announced, here’s a look at how you can watch the show online and for free.
The Family Man Season 2 release date in India
The Family Man Season 2 release date in India is scheduled for June 4th. The web series will premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Videos in the country. Prime Videos is a paid subscription service that comes bundled with Amazon Prime membership whose plans start at Rs 129 per month and go up to Rs 999 a year. However, there are workarounds with which you can get the subscription and watch The Family Man Season 2 online for free.
How to watch The Family Man online for free
You can watch The Family Man online for free in India, with select Airtel, Jio, and Vi recharge packs. These packs come with Amazon Prime membership bundled for free. While Vi and Jio offer the membership with postpaid plans, Airtel offers it with both prepaid and postpaid recharge packs. Additionally, almost every Airtel prepaid recharge plan comes with Amazon Prime Video mobile-only trial version. Here’s a quick look at the recharges available with Amazon Prime free membership and Prime Video mobile-only edition to stream online The Family Man 2, as well as Season 1, on mobile, PC, and smart TVs.
Best Airtel recharge with free Amazon Prime membership
The Amazon Prime membership is available with a prepaid pack priced at Rs 349 and postpaid plans starting at Rs 499. These plans are also bundled with free voice calls, SMSes, data benefits and more. In addition to Prime membership, Airtel Postpaid plans also offers a free subscription to Disney+ Hotstar VIP. The Amazon Prime Videos mobile-only version is bundled with Airtel recharge packs starting at Rs 129. That said, the offer can be claimed on a single Airtel prepaid mobile number only once. So if you haven’t used it before, you can when The Family Man 2 streams online.
|AIRTEL PLANS WITH FREE PRIME MEMBERSHIP||BENEFITS||VALIDITY|
|Rs 349 prepaid pack||
|Rs 499 postpaid plan||
|Rs 749 postpaid plan||
|Rs 999 postpaid recharge||
|Rs 1,599 postpaid recharge||
Best Jio recharge with free Amazon Prime membership
Jio only has postpaid plans in its portfolio that offer Amazon Prime membership for free. The plans are also bundled with free Netflix and Disney+ Hotstar subscriptions. Free voice calls, SMSes, and data plans are also available with these Jio postpaid plans.
|JIO PLANS WITH FREE PRIME MEMBERSHIP||BENEFITS||VALIDITY|
|Rs 399 Jio Postpaid Plus||
|Rs 799 Jio Postpaid Plus||
|Rs 899 Jio Postpaid Plus||
|Rs 1,499 Jio Postpaid Plus||
Best Vi recharge with free Amazon Prime membership
Much like Jio, Vi also offers free Amazon Prime membership to its subscribers only with postpaid plans. The plans also come with a free voice, SMSes, data, and subscription to ZEE5 premium. Here’s a quick at them
|VI PLANS WITH FREE PRIME MEMBERSHIP||BENEFITS||VALIDITY|
|Rs 499 Vi postpaid recharge plan||
|Rs 699 Vi postpaid recharge plan||
|Rs 1,099 Vi postpaid recharge plan||
How to activate free Amazon Prime membership with Jio, Airtel, and Vi
Your service provider will share the link with you to activate your Amazon Prime membership subscription for free. You can also head to Airtel, Jio, and Vi’s respective Airtel Thanks, My Jio, and Vi app, login with your number to activate the subscription.
How to download The Family Man for offline viewing
To download The Family Man episodes for offline viewing, go to the Prime Videos app –> sign-in with your ID –> search for The Family Man –> and tap on the title to open. Below the blue Play/ Resume button, you’ll see the Download icon. This will download all the episodes from the season on your device.
If you want to download the individual episode instead of the season, scroll down and tap on the download icon next to the episodes. The downloaded files will be saved in the Download folder. To access them, tap on the download icon from the bottom menu.
What will be the validity of Amazon Prime membership
The Prime Videos mobile-only will be valid for 30 days, whereas the free Amazon Prime membership that you get from Airtel, Jio, and Vi will be valid for a year. After that, it’ll not be covered in-house. The renewal will be on a chargeable basis. “Amazon Prime is a one-time benefit, applicable only if not already availed with any other Postpaid plan,” says Vi on its website.