It has just been revealed that Netflix has acquired the streaming rights of Kota Factory, but what date will season 2 release around the world?
Thanks to unique visual style, superb acting and a hilarious script, the Hindi web-series, Kota Factory, was one of the standout shows of 2019.
The series received an incredible response from both fans and critics around the world, with season 1 being watched by more than a combined 148 million times on YouTube.
Now, almost 17 months later, fans finally know where the highly-anticipated second season will be available from and when it will debut!
Kota Factory season 2…
Following the incredible domestic and international performance, Kota Factory season 2 was officially given the greenlight in February 2021.
Then on March 3rd, almost one year after season 1 first premiered, it was revealed at Netflix’s ‘See What’s Next India’ event that the streaming platform would pick up Kota Factory for its second season.
However, almost no fans were surprised by the renewal; only that it took so long to announce publicly.
Kota Factory remains one of TVF’s most popular and one of the most lucrative ongoing series for the media franchise. At the time of writing, Kora Factory is scoring an incredible 9.2/10 on IMDB, with over 55,000 votes.
Speaking on season 2, director Raghav Subbu said that the series would focus on the “struggles they [Kota students] face on a daily basis, which will make it more engaging and realistic”.
“The compelling story and spectacular performances will keep the audience intrigued. I’m really excited to share the epic content with the diverse audience of Netflix.” – Raghav Subbu, via First Post.
Kota Factory season 2: Release date
- Kota Factory season 2 will release worldwide via the Netflix streaming platform on Friday, September 24th.
Fans had been expecting 2021 to end without seeing any new content from the Kota Factory.
Thankfully, Netflix officially announced today, August 30th, that the hit series would return for season 2 in late-September.
Alongside the announcement, the platform also released a short teaser video, see below, which already has over 1 million views in just over 6 hours.
It was also revealed that several of the fantastic characters from season 1 would be returning, including “Vaibhav, Uday, Shivangi, Meena and Jeetu Bhaiyya.”
Just like the previous season, this season too is rich with authenticity and relatability of college life, the choices and struggles of the youth not just in Kota, but everywhere in the country too.” – Director of International Netflix Originals, Tanya Bami, via First Post.
Season 1 is available to watch on some international versions of Netflix, as well as via the official TVF YouTube channel. This article will be updated with a specific release time closer to the worldwide launch of season 2.
By Tom Llewellyn – [email protected]