Ali Abbas Zafar

"Amazon Prime Video again deeply regrets that viewers considered certain scenes to be objectionable in the recently launched fictional series 'Tandav'. This was never our intention, and the scenes that were objected to were removed or edited when they were brought to our attention," Amazon Prime said in a statement.

Kangana Ranaut on Wednesday tweeted that her Twitter account has been restricted temporarily. This comes after she made controversial remarks about “Tandav” creators through a post.

'Tandav' creator Ali Abbas Zafar shared an official statement from the cast and crew of 'Tandav' on Twitter and reiterated that the team had no intentions to hurt or offend the sentiments of any caste, race, community or religion.

'Tandav' is a political drama web series starring Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Sunil Grover, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Dino Morea, Kumud Mishra, Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, Gauhar Khan, and Kritika Kamra. The series premiered on the streaming platform Amazon Prime on Friday.

The makers of Tandav against whom police complaints have been filed alleging that they have hurt Hindu sentiments issued an apology.

BJP leader Ram Kadam on Sunday said that he has filed a complaint at Mumbai's Ghatkopar Police Station against 'Tandav'. He alleged that the series has hurt the sentiments of Hindus and he would not tolerate this.

Hindu Mahasabha chief Swami Chakrapani Maharaj has asked for strict action against the Tandav filmmaker.

This is a big fat blow for Amazon Prime Video as Tandav is one of the biggest releases of the year 2021. The illegal leak will definitely affect the viewership on Amazon Prime Video

Social media profiles of celebrities such as veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan and singer Adnan Sami have also been hacked previously. On Big B's profile hackers pinned a tweet, which read, "This is an important call to the whole world! We do condemn the irrespective behaviors of Iceland republic towards Turkish footballers

Salman Khan's upcoming film Bharat has created immense anticipation amongst the audience ahead of its release owing to its gripping storyline and engaging performances.