Indian Matchmaking has created a global buzz and the handsome Pradhyuman has been one of the most interesting characters of the Indian reality show. The Netflix show is shockingly open about the criteria that matchmaker, Sima Taparia has to work with. The demand from her clients, who are mainly Indian and Indian Americans, which ranges from a lightened skin-tone of potential relationship partners to caste-driven choices.
Pradhyuman Maloo calls out netizens for those stereotyping him as gay, saying that Indian Matchmaking has been edited to suit a narrative. Now coming back to Pradhyuman Maloo, the handsome bachelor has driven many on social media to assume that he is “gay and needs to come out of the closet.” Pradhyuman says, “It’s weird that people can be so judgemental. We talk about not stereotyping people and here if someone is interested in the finer things in life you call them gay. So just to put it out there I am not gay or bisexual.”
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Pradhyuman Maloo had high standards for who he intends marrying, to the point that audiences learn during his appearance on Indian Matchmaking that he has rejected over 150 women. Even matchmaker Sima Taparia may have thought she may have found a girl for Maloo in the likes of Rushali Rai but even that failed to materialize.
“Watching Indian Matchmaking on Netflix and the casualness with which people keep repeating the requirement that matches be “fair” is…disconcerting,” tweeted novelist Ayelet Waldman who is also a writer on the Netflix series “Unbelievable.” Check out the Indian Spice review of Indian Matchmaking here
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