Bravo’s ‘Family Karma’ Ends With an Engagement, Rising Ratings and Fans Begging for Season 2

by Jeremy Spirogis
Bali Chainani, Monica Vaswani, Brian Benni, Anisha Ramakrishna, Amrit Kapai, Vishal Parvani, Shaan Patel

Although the flagship season of Bravo’s Family Karma solely lasted about eight weeks, followers are hooked on the sequence.

Bali Chainani, Monica Vaswani, Brian Benni, Anisha Ramakrishna, Amrit Kapai, Vishal Parvani, Shaan Patel
Bali Chainani, Monica Vaswani, Brian Benni, Anisha Ramakrishna, Amrit Kapai, Vishal Parvani, Shaan Patel | Tommy Garcia/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank through Getty Images

Viewers had been launched to a detailed group of Indian-American buddies who dwell in South Florida. The distinctive and endearing side of the sequence centered on the multi-generational side of how the millennial youngsters steadiness custom from their dad and mom with fashionable life. Finding a mate and getting married was a standard theme throughout season 1. But each solid member didn’t handle to satisfy expectations.

The season, nevertheless, ended on a excessive word. Vishal Parvani and Richa Sadana, made it Indian official. They ended the season with a killer engagement occasion that make some weddings seem like a toddler’s party. Also, buddies got here again collectively in friendship, however the door was left open with many questions that have to be answered … subsequent season.

Ratings slowly elevated in the course of the season

Hooking a brand new viewers could be a problem particularly with the flood of content material obtainable on tv. Viewers are pulled by not solely cable choices, however streaming providers like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and extra. However, the primary docuseries within the U.S. about Indian Americans appeared to latch onto an viewers somewhat shortly.

Ratings didn’t rival a few of Bravo’s mainstays just like the signature Real Housewives sequence or Below Deck. But the present skilled a rise every week, which Bravo producer Andy Cohen says is essential to a present’s survival. Cohen lately shared on Instagram why The Real Housewives of Miami was canceled. And it had all the pieces to do with scores.

“The reason that we let it go was, I remember the ratings went down toward the end of the season,” he stated. “Which never happens. Like it went down for the reunion, and if it’s going down toward the end that’s just never a good sign. But anyway, I hear your love all the time and really appreciate the show and the women.”

But Family Karma scores trended upwards. The season finale numbers are but to be made obtainable. But the numbers elevated each week. “S01E07 – 0.701 million viewers (0.23 18-49 demo) *matched season high in demo*,” Bravo Ratings tweeted in regards to the second to the final present.

Fans are hooked and need one other season

Cast members took to Instagram Live after the published. Quite a few followers inquired about season 2, however so far nobody is aware of if Family Karma will probably be picked up.

But followers had been very vocal on Twitter. “Never been so invested in any show! Thank you to the entire #FamilyKarma cast for coming together & doing this! You not only represented the Indian community but you also exposed many viewers to the ‘real deal’. Best of luck to you all! Hoping for a Season 2!” one fan tweeted. Another fan famous how quick the season was too. “I can’t believe #FamilyKarma had only 8 episodes,” the fan tweeted. “Tt’s so good #BravoTV …. can’t wait for Season 2.”

However, some followers insist the present is prone to get picked up. Family Karma Insiders podcast shared, “Hearing rumors from a reputable insider source that Family Karma Season 2 is a go!!!! Fingers crossed it comes out soon. And listen to the Family Karma Insiders podcast!”

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