Asur Season 2: From release date to expected plot, here is everything you need to know about Asur Season 2.
- The first season of India’s first mythological thriller ‘Asur’ was appreciated. It is one of the top-rated Indian web series with an IMDb score of 8.5.
- Though Voot hasn’t officially renewed the series for the second season, lead actor Arshad Warsi has confirmed it.
The popularity of streaming platforms witnessed a steep rise during the lockdown. During the lockdown, less popular streaming platforms like Voot, Zee5, and MX Player fetched huge viewership. At a time when the digital entertainment space was overcrowded, one show which has made its mark is Voot’s mythological thriller titled Asur. Starring Arshad Warsi and Barun Sobti, ‘Asur’ is a crime thriller that combines Hindu mythology with forensic science seamlessly.
Released on 1 March 2020, the first season received tremendous reviews. The viewers loved it owing to its thrilling plot, detailed narration, and top-notch performances. After the success of the first season, the fans are now waiting for the second season. Is there a possibility of Asur season 2? When will it release? Who are the cast members? Let’s find out.
Will there be Asur season 2?
The first season of Asur ended on a complex note, leaving enough scope for the second season. One of the lead actors of Asur, Barun Sobti expressed his excitement about the show’s future, in a way confirming another season. As of June 6, 2021, Voot hasn’t renewed Asur for the second season. However, lead actor Arshad Warsi has stated that there will a second season.
In an interview with a leading Bollywood portal, Arshad said, “In Jan (January 2021) I’ll start shooting for Bachchan Pandey. Jan, Fab, March, I’ll finish that. By March end, I’ll start shooting for Asur season 2. So, March, April, May, June, it should be over. By the end of the year, I think it should be out. It’s a very nice script, I’ve heard the second season, it’s outstanding.”
The filming for season 2 seems to be on a halt due to lockdown imposed in several states. We are waiting for the latest updates.
Asur Season 2 release date
Asur is not only Voot’s but one of the top-rated Hindi web series in the Indian digital entertainment space. It can be judged by the fact that the IMDb rating of the show is 8.5 (31000+ votes). Given the popularity, we are anticipating the second season to arrive sooner than expected.
As Arshad said that he will start filming in March. Considering that it takes four months to film and around two for post-production, we can expect Asur season 2 to release in the last quarter of 2021 or the first quarter of 2022.
Asur Season 2 Cast Members
Apart from the characters who died in the first season, the central star cast would remain the same. Sharib Hashmi who played officer Lolark Dubey dies in the first season Hence, he will certainly not be a part of the second season. Arshad Warsi, Barun Sobti, Anupriya Goenka, Ridhi Dogra, Amey Wagh, and Vishesh Bansal will reprise their roles. Here is a look at the star cast:
- Arshad Warsi as Dhananjay Rajput
- Barun Sobti as Nikhil Nair
- Anupriya Goenka as Naina Nair
- Ridhi Dogra as Nusrat Saeed
- Amey Wagh as Rasool Shaikh
- Pawan Chopra as Shashank Awasthi
- Vishesh Bansal as Shubh
Asur Season 2 Expected Plot
In the first season, we saw a cat and mouse game between a brutal serial killer and CBI team lead by forensic officer Nikhil Nair (Barun Sobti) and Dhananjay Rajpoot (Arshad Warsi). The second season promises more thrill as the game of “sur-asur” or good vs bad continues. In the first season, it became almost clear that Shubh (serial killer) is not alone. In the upcoming season, we may see the CBI team countering against a group of serial killers and criminals driven by some evil intentions.
Asur season 2 Trailer
The trailer of the second season will release around a month before its premiere. While we wait for the season 2 trailer, let’s watch the trailer of the first season here:
Asur is one of the best crime-thriller in the Indian digital space. If you love thriller shows, Asur is a must-watch. The first season is streaming on Voot Select. You can opt for a free trial that lasts for 14 days.