Aspirants are back for another attempt at pre…mains…and life! Prime Video unveils the highly-anticipated trailer for TVF drama Aspirants season 2. Created by The Viral Fever and directed by Apoorv Singh Karki, the new season will see a return of its acclaimed ensemble cast including Naveen Kasturia, Sunny Hinduja, Shivankit Singh Parihar, Abhilash Thapliyal and Namita Dubey. Aspirants Season 2 will premiere in India and across 240 countries and territories worldwide on October 25.
MUMBAI—Prime Video, India’s most loved entertainment destination, today unveiled the trailer of the second season of the highly anticipated TVF drama Aspirants. The second season follows the events of season one as the audience favourite trio of Abhilash, Guri and SK navigate the harrowing challenges of clearing the IAS competitive exam. Created by The Viral Fever (TVF), the drama series is directed by Apoorv Singh Karki. The series brings back the stellar cast from the previous season, including Naveen Kasturia, Shivankit Singh Parihar, Abhilash Thapliyal, Sunny Hinduja and Namita Dubey. Set to premiere exclusively on Prime Video in India and across more than 240 countries and territories worldwide on October 25, Aspirants season 2 is the latest addition to the Prime membership. Prime members in India enjoy savings, convenience, and entertainment, all in a single membership for just ₹1499/ year.
Switching between past and present, the dual narrative showcased in the trailer promises an exciting new season. With double the challenges, the three IAS aspirants come closer to the end of their back-breaking journey, alongside senior aspirant Sandeep Bhaiyya, who faces struggles of his own. Abhilash who has become an IAS officer tries balancing between the lines of right and wrong at work, while hoping to keep his cherished friendships afloat. As love, career, friendship, ambition and dreams are all put on line, the trio of Abhilash, SK and Guri need to be stronger than ever to navigate between pre, mains and life.
“Aspirants season 2 is not just a continuation of an incredible journey, but a proof to the unwavering spirit of determination and resilience. I am delighted to be back as Abhilash, a character that challenges me as an actor everytime I get into the skin of it. This season we explore the lives of those chasing their dreams, facing new challenges head-on while embarking on a rollercoaster of emotions, laughter, and inspiration”, said actor Naveen Kasturia.
Speaking about what season 2 entails, Apoorv Singh Karki, director of the show says, “Aspirants 2 takes the characters forward, dives deep within the world of UPSC prep. In addition, it reveals the ground reality of doing an administrative job. What is the real battlefield? Is it the prep or is it the posting? We were overwhelmed by season one’s success. We hope season 2 brings much love from the people. TVF is a master in creating universes. Aspirants is one such beautiful world we are all proud of”.
“This season is an exciting journey that reveals the raw realities, joys, and heartaches of those aspiring to make their mark. The expedition continues, and this time, it’s about pushing boundaries and embracing the power of self-belief. I am happy that our labour of love, Aspirants will now be streaming on Prime Video that gives us a chance to reach a wide range of audience globally”, commented actor Sunny Hinduja.
“Aspirants as a show has been a milestone in my acting career and the character of Guri is very special to me. The latest season delves deep into the complexities of ambition, sacrifice, and the pursuit of success. Be prepared for a gripping narrative that will take you on an emotional ride of dreams in Aspirants Season 2”, said actor Shivankit Singh Parihar.
“Aspirants is a show which is not only very close to my heart but also holds a special place for millions of people across the country. I am excited to be back for season two, especially after season 1 and SK Sir ki Class received such adulation from the audiences. It will be exciting to see how audiences react to the journey of the characters, and I hope the new season is everything they hoped for!”, said actor Abhilash Thapliyal.
“Some characters hit a chord so deep in you that it is impossible to forget them, even after you’ve carried on with other roles. Dhairya is a girl who has so much love, ambition and determination in her, that she truly is a force to be reckoned with. It was an absolute delight to play her once again, and I hope we keep bringing on new seasons for this phenomenal show”, added actor Namita Dubey.