- Asur 2 released on Jio Cinema app today.
- The Oni Sen-directed Asur 2 picks up exactly from where Asur Season 1 left us.
- The show stars Arshad Warsi and Barun Sobti in lead roles along with many others.
Asur Season 1 was a Hindi-language mythological thriller series that also marked Arshad Warsi’s OTT debut. The show left audiences at a very exciting point with the revelation of the true identity of Asur aka Shubh Joshi, and ever since there has been much-awaited hype and wait for Asur Season 2: Rise of the Dark Side.
Asur Season 2 release date
The first season of Asur was released on March 2nd, 2020, and the second installment is finally here. A trailer for the second part of the series was also released today. You can check it out below.
Where to watch Asur 2 on OTT?
Asur Season 2: Rise of the Dark Side is streaming for free on JioCinema, and it is currently available to watch. The first season streamed on Voot but since it is merging with JioCinema, the show is now available on the latter. Fans can watch the show directly on the Jio Cinema platform even without a subscription as it is streaming for free.
Asur Season 2 comprises of eight episodes but not all have been released today. While the first two episodes have aired on the platform, the remaining six episodes will release one by one every day till June 7th.
Asur Season 2 cast
The show has a long list of cast. It stars 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, and Nishank Verma as Samarth Ahuja and several other actors.
Asur 2 is a must-watch as it is expected to put an end on all the unanswered questions from Asur 1. The first season of the show also received 8.4 IMDb rating as it was a hit among viewers.
Asus Season 2 reviews
Early reviews for Asur Season 2 are already out even though only two episodes have been released so far. We’ve rounded up some of the reviews for Asur Season 2, and here’s what the critiques are saying:
- According to India Today, Asur 2 continues to keep you engrossed but it couldn’t surpass the first season. The second season also seemed dragged in parts in comparison with the previous one. India Today gave the show 3 out of 5 stars.
- Zoom TV is all praise for Asur 2 as it gave the show 4 out of 5 stars. It applauds the show’s creators for being able to keep the show “as original as ever and at the same time, interesting.”
- According to Bollywood Life who also gave the show 4 out of 5 stars, Asur 2 is “one of the best mythological thriller series that Indian audiences have ever seen.”