Three years after exposing her then-husband Akarsh’s betrayal, Dr. Meera’s life is finally back on target . But when he reappears desperate for payback, her world cracks in ways she never could have predicted. After a ground-breaking Season 1 that left audiences posing for more, Hotstar Specials presents Out of affection is about to return with its next season on Disney+ Hotstar VIP. Actors Purab Kohli and Rasika Dugal reprise their roles as estranged couple Meera and Akarsh within the drama series where everything is fair in hate and war! With a singular specialise in revenge, the story gets murkier and more complicated than ever before. The fast-paced Season 2 of Out of affection is about to launch on 30th April 2021 and can be available for all subscribers of Disney+ Hotstar VIP and Disney+ Hotstar Premium.
Shot amidst the picturesque locales of Coonoor, the series has been produced by Sameer Gogate and BBC Studios. Oni Sen takes on the reins because the director this season along side writers Preeti Mamgain, Rajesh Chadha and Eisha Chopra. The show also features talented actors Meenakshi Chaudhary, Sanghmitra Hitaishi, Harsh Chhaya, Ekavali Khanna, Suhaas Ahuja, Kabir among others; who drums up the drama quotient of the riveting story.
Director Oni Sen said, “Out of affection in its first season was essentially about infidelity and betrayal. But in Season 2 the narrative unfolds more layers of depth. The characters being manipulative and wanting to destroy one another make the narrative unpredictable and interesting . But through all this, it makes us ask an easy question – Is revenge worth it? this is often what makes Out of affection 2 special and beyond just a drama series. Because sometimes while watching others, we are literally watching ourselves.”
Actor Rasika Dugal said, “People affect betrayal in several ways and this season dives into the sensation of revenge. on behalf of me it had been a chance to explore Meera Kapoor further and delve into her unpredictability. i’m wanting to see how audiences answer this season ”
Actor Purab Kohli said, “Season 2 of Out of affection may be a war of nerves . Manipulation is habit to Akarsh’s character and he’s willing to travel to any lengths in destroying Meera. the extent of tension between the characters and intense moments fuelled by several plot twists will keep the viewers guessing till the very end.”
Directed by Oni Sen and Produced by BBC Studios India, season 2 of Disney Hotstar’s Out of affection , starring Rasika Dugal and Purab Kohli, revolves round the ultimate tale of revenge, played out against a murky, dark background.