Applause Entertainment's - Hostages 2 to premiere on Disney Plus Hotstar
Even as the first season of Disney Plus Hotstar's digital series Hostages started airing on Star Plus from Monday 13th April in the midst of the Coronavirus shutdown in TV production, comes news that Hostages Season 2 will very likely arrive on the streaming platform by the end of May.
As per reports in the media, and chats had by the cast and crew with various publications, the shoot of Season 2 was completed before the entertainment industry went into an unprecedented shutdown owing to the Coronavirus outbreak. Even most of the post-production work, including the editing part, of the new season had luckily been completed.
According to information shared by Sudhir Mishra, director of Hostages, in an interview to a news publication, only a bit of work on the background music of the new season of the series remains, which technicians are working on in full in swing from their homes. Subsequent to the loose ends being sorted out, Hostages Season 2 will be ready to premiere on Disney Plus Hotstar by May end.
Hostages is adapted by production house Applause Entertainment from an Israeli drama of the same name. It is an edgy, gripping drama where a doctor who is to perform a crucial surgery on the state Chief Minister, is blackmailed by unknown masked men who've held her family hostage into killing the CM on the operation table.
The cast includes Tisca Chopra, Ronit Roy, Parvin Dabas, Aashim Gulati and Mohan Kapoor. It is directed by acclaimed Bollywood director, Sudhir Mishra.
Stay tuned to LetsOTT for further updates on Hostages Season 2.