Junior Bachchan aka Abhishek Bachchan has officially confirmed that he will playing the lead in the Amazon Prime Video Breathe Season 2. The announcement was made today when the actor took on Instagram to share the first poster of the Breathe Season 2. This update comes a good news for all the fans of the series that were left amazed and wanting more when the first season starring R. Madhavan in the lead came to a conclusion February this year.
Earlier there were speculations that second season in the series will follow a completely new storyline with new characters and Abhishek Bachchan will essay the lead role. However, this was partially correct as actor also confirmed in the post that storyline will be different from the first season but the original characters will be retained. So, the actor Amit Sadh will reprise his role of inspector Kabir. But there is a sad news for all the R. Madhavan fans as he will not be making a comeback and his character who died at the end of the season 1 has been laid to rest for the good.
Breathe, the second original series in India by Amazon Prime Video and it was received quite well by the audience. The main reason behind its success was the edge of the seat thriller story coupled with excellent performances from the actors. R. Madhavan completely left the audiences in a shock as for the first time he essayed a dark role. (Breathe Season 2 Release date)
The Breathe season 2 is being directed by Mayank Sharma who was the helm for the season 1. While talking about the series Abhishek Bachchan added that “I am very excited to be a part of Breathe. As an artist, I have always liked to challenge myself through portraying unique characters and by being a part of genre-breaking stories. Content streaming and original digital series are the way of the future and I could not resist being a part of this new wave. I had seen Season One of Breathe and when Mayank shared where the story progresses to in Season Two, I knew I had to do this! I look forward to this new dimension in my career.”
Reprising his role of Kabir Sawant, actor Amit Sadh said that “Breathe has been an amazing ride for me! The love and recognition from fans all over the world has made all my hard work worth it. The new Season of Breathe will take the story above and beyond the debut season; I can’t wait to return as Kabir Sawant.”
Breathe Season 2 Release Date and Cast
We hope that Breathe Season 2 keeps us on the edge of our seats as season 1. The release date of Breathe Season 2 hasn’t been announced right now, however, keep checking this space as we will soon provide you an update.