Breathe: Into the Shadows Review: Fails To Match The Prequel
Breathe: Into the Shadows Review: Fails To Match The Prequel

Breathe: Into the Shadows is the second instalment of Amazon Prime’s hit psychological web series ‘Breathe’ released in 2018.

Amazon Prime is one of the leading OTT platforms where many movies, TV shows, and Prime original series are released. After dropping successful series this year like Paatal Lok, Four More Shots Please, The Forgotten Army, Prime is all set to release Breathe: Into the Shadows, which is the sequel to Breathe which was released in 2018.

Breathe: Into the Shadows

Breathe: Into the Shadows is a Prime Original Indian psychological thriller web series. It is written by Mayank Sharma, Bhavani Iyer, Vikram Tuli, Arshad Syed, and directed by Mayank Sharma. The trailer for the second season was released on the 1st of July 2020. The first poster was released in January 2020.

Plot and storyline

Dr. Avinash Sabarwal (Abhishek Bachchan) is a psychiatrist by profession. His six-year-old daughter Siya Sabarwal gets kidnapped. He and his wife Abha Sabharwal tries very hard to find his daughter but for good three months, they are unable to trace where Siya is. Avinash soon realizes that the kidnapper didn’t kidnap Siya for money instead he wanted something heinous. Finally, Avinash receives a phone call from the kidnapper asking him that if he wants his daughter back alive then he has to kill different people and the reason for their death should be lust or anger.

Senior Inspector Kabir Sawant (Amit Sadh) comes out of jail. He is assigned this case and in no time he develops a strong link in all murders. Seeing this Avinash realizes that he would not be able to hide this anymore and he would end up getting caught and wouldn’t be able to save his daughter. So, he plans to join Kabir in the investigation and makes him believe that as being a psychiatrist he could help them in these murder mystery.

Breathe: Into The Shadows Cast

While R Madhavan was in the lead in the first season, Abhishek Bachchan has replaced him. Here is a look at the cast members for season 2.

  • Abhishek Bacchan as Dr. Avinash Shabarwal
  • Amit Sadh as Kabir Sawant
  • Nithya Menen as Abha Sabharwal
  • Ivana Kaur as Siya Sabharwal
  • Resham Srivardhan as Gayatri Mishra
  • Shrikant Verma as Jaiprakash

List of Episodes

The second season of Breathe will comprise of 12 episodes, though the name of the episodes are not known yet.


The official trailer of Breathe: Into the Shadows was released on the 1st of July 2020. Watch it here:


Release date

Breathe- Into the Shadows is all set to release on the 10th of July 2020 and you can watch it for free on Amazon Prime as streaming giant offers 30 days free trial. You can watch Breathe 1st season on Prime.

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