Priyamani is enjoying the attention coming her way for her performance in directors Raj and DK's The Family Man 2. She played the role of Suchitra, Manoj Bajpayee's wife in both seasons. After the release of The Family Man 2, Priyamani has been busy with interviews. In an interview with a Bollywood media house, Priyamani spoke about being body shamed and people calling her for being dark. She also revealed that she was called aunty by some people on social media.
Speaking about her getting bodyshamed, Priyamani said, "Honestly speaking, my weight went up to 65 kilos and I did look bigger than what I am right now. So a lot of people have said, ‘oh, you look fat, you look big.’ Right now people are saying, ‘Why you looking thin, we like you when you were fat.’ I’m like, ‘hello, make up your mind. You like me when I’m fat or you like me when I’m thin?’ Being on the bigger side or being on the smaller side, it is each person to himself. Why do you want to body shame people saying, ‘oh you’re fat, you looking like a pig. If I post something without makeup, half of them say, ‘Oh with make up your looking good without make up your looking like an aunty,’ So what! If not today, tomorrow you will also become an aunty. Then somebody said, ‘Oh! you are looking old (sic)."