Asur, the popular Hindi-language mythological thriller series, has made its highly anticipated comeback with Asur Season 2: Rise of the Dark Side. Directed by Oni Sen, the show stars renowned actors Arshad Warsi and Barun Sobti in lead roles, along with an ensemble cast. Asur Season 2 picks up from where the first season left off, promising to delve deeper into the dark world of crime and mythology. With its intriguing plot and talented cast, the show has captivated audiences since its initial release in 2020.
Asur Season 2 continues the thrilling narrative of the series, exploring the intricate relationship between crime and mythology. The story revolves around Dhananjay (Arshad Warsi), a forensic expert, and Nikhil Nair (Barun Sobti), an investigative officer. Together, they unravel the mysteries surrounding a serial killer known as Asur. The new season delves deeper into the dark side of human nature, challenging the boundaries between good and evil. As the plot unfolds, audiences can expect unexpected twists and turns, raising the stakes for the characters and leaving them questioning their own beliefs.
The show boasts a talented ensemble cast that brings the characters to life with their compelling performances. The main cast includes:
– Arshad Warsi as Dhananjay
– Barun Sobti as Nikhil Nair
– Gaurav Arora as Kesar Bhardwaj
– Anvita Sudarshan as Raina Singh
– Amey Wagh as Rasool Sheikh / Shubh Joshi
– Bondi Sarma as Ankit Sharma
– Jayant Raina as Radha Charan Joshi
– Anupriya Goenka as Naina Nair
– Ridhi Dogra as Nusrat Saeed
– Sharib Hashmi as Lolark Dubey
– Vishesh Bansal as young Shubh Joshi
– Nishank Verma as Samarth Ahuja
…and several other talented actors.
Where to Watch Asur Season 2:
Asur Season 2: Rise of the Dark Side is available for streaming on JioCinema. The show can be accessed for free on the Jio Cinema platform, making it easily accessible to a wide range of viewers. Previously, the first season of Asur was streamed on Voot, but due to its merger with JioCinema, the show is now exclusively available on the latter.
Asur Season 2 comprises a total of eight episodes. While the first two episodes have already been released, the remaining six episodes will be released consecutively, with one episode premiering each day until June 7th. This staggered release schedule builds anticipation and allows viewers to engage with the storyline over time.
Early reviews for Asur Season 2 have started to surface, providing insights into the viewers’ initial impressions. Here’s a glimpse of what some critics are saying:
1. India Today: According to India Today, Asur Season 2 manages to keep viewers engaged, but it falls slightly short of the first season. The second season is perceived to have certain parts that feel dragged compared to its predecessor. India Today rates the show 3 out of 5 stars.
2. Zoom TV: Zoom TV gives Asur Season 2 a highly positive review, awarding it 4 out of 5 stars. The review praises the show’s creators for maintaining its originality while keeping it captivating and interesting.
3. Bollywood Life: Bollywood Life also rates Asur Season 2 with 4 out of 5