After a warm response of Lust Stories, a premium streaming platform is renewing the anthology series for a second time. Buzz is that, Lust Stories 2 will be releasing during Valentine’s Day next year.
The first Lust Stories comprised works of four highly celebrated filmmakers -Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Karan Johar. The sequel will have the works of director Sujoy Ghosh, R Balki, Konkona Sen Sharma and Amit Ravindernath Sharma. Lust Stories will be backed by Ronnie Screwvala and Ashi Dua production.
A source close to the team informed Pinkvilla, that since the show revolves around love and comlex human relations, the makers feel a Valentines Day release will be perfect for the same.
An official announcement is expected soon. Reportedly, Kajol, Angad Bedi, Mrunal Thukar, Tamannaah Bhatia and others have been requested to plan their schedules accordingly. The show is currently in the post-production stage.
While Sujoy Ghosh has roped in Tamannaah Bhatia and Vijay Varma for his story segment, R Balki had roped in Mrunal Thakur, Angad Bedi and Neena Gupta for his portion. Konkona Sen Sharma’s story will be featuring Tillotama Shome and Amruta Subhash and Kajol will star in Amit Ravindernath Sharma’s part of the series.
Primarily, Lust Stories is the second in the anthology series, which began with Bombay Talkies in 2013. Ghost Stories is the third one, which release in 2020.