Boss Pravit of CH3 confirms Neua Mek 2 will not re-air
Today (January 22) at Westwood Studio Laprao Soy 23, the opening of “Junior Cheft Thailand“, “Pravit Maleenont”, committee members executive of Thai television channel 3 reveals that the abrupt axing of soap opera “Neua Mek 2” is due to its content alluding to politics. This abrupt cancellation have many online people and people outside criticizing and analyzing the real reason behind the cancellation. Khun Pravit says that their channel always have inspectors inspecting every thing, just like the show “Thailand Got Talent”. After inspecting that show, they said it was OK to produced and that’s why they allowed it to air but look what happen? They got hurt by it. As for “Neua Mek 2” dealing with politics, he confirmed it has nothing to do with the government’s order. He swears that they’re not involved. He is unsure about the calling for the 23rd for CH3 to go speak with political development department. He isn’t the one responsible for Ch3 now, so it might have to be calling for Prasam Maleenont or Somrat.
Regarding Rujira Boonak, a famous attorney suing CH3 as a consumer right of 10 million baht for the court to order an airing of the soap opera again. Khun Pravit states that, “It is our responsibility to censor our show. They give us the responsibility. If anything damaging happen, it is us that is responsible for it. You ask, where is the inappropriate contents? Honestly, there is a lot of laws that we have to follow. If we say it out, we’ll get sue. We have our own reasons. The government is not involved.”
Reporters ask if viewers will be able to watch the ending of Neua Mek 2? Khun Pravit answers in short, “No way krub. Who is going to take responsibility when something happen?”
Source: Dailynews | January 22, 2013