(INFOSURHOY) Netflix is facing a backlash over its controversial new show ‘Messiah’ which portrays a possible saviour as a prophet who leads 2,000 Palestinians into Israel.
More than 3,500 people have already signed a petition which condemns the series as ‘evil and anti-Islamic propaganda’.
The series, which is due for release on January 1, imagines how modern society would react if a Messiah figure appeared today, spreading his message via social media.
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Creator Michael Petroni says Netflix was ‘nervous’ when he approached them, but insisted he was ‘super careful’ in portraying the story.