Mumbai: Poison 2 premiered on Zee5 on Friday and has received a thumping response. Most of the reviews are all praises for the star cast, the direction and the storyline which is full of twists and turns like an Abbas Mustan thriller. Netizens have given their verdict that the current season has an extra ‘tadka’ of action, deceit and vengeance compared to the first season. Asmita Sood, Raai Laxmi, Aftab Shivdasani and Zain Imam’s acting are lauded the most. Vishal Pandya’s direction has also got a lot of accolades.
Speaking on the same, a delighted Asmita Sood said “My phone is abuzz with calls and messages since the season premiered on Friday. Netizens are quite impressed with Poison 2. Most of them have talked about the twists and turns in the gut-wrenching series that makes it interesting to watch. I was attracted to the storyline at the time of signing the show and knew we had a winner in the script.”
Asmita Sood continues,”The character I essayed had a strong and an interesting plot who is supporting the main protagonist i.e. Aftab Shivdasani to achieve all his plans. Vishal Pandya is a master director of this genre and knows what he wants making our job a relatively easier one. All the hard work of the entire cast and crew has borne fruit.”
Poison 2 is a racy crime thriller of vengeance and revenge, which picks up the threads from where the first season ended. As the story in the season unfolds, the characters are left in a poison of revenge and the thin line between right and wrong blurs. The series has got a rating of 7.3/10 on IMDB. “Poison 2 is fully reloaded version of the first season and has all the ingredients of a good crime and action thriller. There is tension, mystery, drama, danger and lust – all neatly packed into 11 intense episodes.
As the plot unfolds, episode by episode, the hidden agendas of each of the characters are revealed leaving the viewers even more intrigued than before. The characters have multiple layers to their personalities as they are driven into revenge by circumstances. A paced plot that keeps you intrigued all the way through, right from the first episode. As you go deeper into the story, one episode just rolls over into another and the whole series makes for a great binge-watch. With the multiple layers to their personalities, every character plays according to the circumstances.
The whole series is neatly packed into tension, mystery, drama, danger and lust. Therefore, if you are a fan of crime thrillers, book yourself for viewing of Poison 2 as soon as possible” said Asmita as she signed off. Fans want to see more of Asmita and are waiting to see her more on their screens.