After his show Akkara Kazhchakal became hugely popular with the Malayalee audience across the globe, Abi Varghese is back with Brown Nation, a TV series that revolves around the life of an Indian family in New York. The much-awaited comedy series was released on Netflix on November 15 and boasts of a stellar cast including actors like Omi Vaidya, Melanie Chandra, Shenaz Treasurywala, Rajeev Varma and Jaspal Binning. The lead character owns a small IT company and the show is a satirical take on the life of people of South Asian descent in America.
The series has been created and written by Abi along with Matt Grubb and George Kanatt. It has been produced by Prakash Bare, Charles Leslie, Naveen Chathappuram and others.
In an exclusive email interview, Abi and Prakash speak to the The Kochi Post about how Brown Nation was created and why Netflix is the perfect platform to air this show.