Amyra Dastur, who made her Bollywood debut with Issaq, opposite Prateik Babbar, has another feather added to her cap. The model turned actress has been roped in to replace Lisa Haydon as one of the 4 main leads in Bindass’ original web series, The Trip’s second season, starring Shweta Tripathi, Mallika Dua and Sapna Pabbi. The cast starts shooting for the show in July 2018.
The first season brought us a plot that revolved around 4 childhood friends who go on a road trip in Thailand to celebrate a bachelorette party. The journey, however, turns into an emotional rollercoaster for the 4. Amyra has been roped in to play Lisa Haydon’s character in the miniseries by Bindass and Disney India. Although the production house hasn’t divulged the plot, the 2ndseason might take off from where the finale of season 1. When asked about the role she said, ‘This character is totally different to all the roles I’ve done before. I fell in love with her the moment my director, Sonam Nair explained it to me. I am really excited to do a super fun role, finally, and am very interested in seeing how the chemistry with the other girls unfolds in the show. My character is funny, intelligent and super quirky.”
Amyra who is currently busy shooting back to back for Mental Hai Kya, starring Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut, Sanjay Dutt’s return to production after 7 years, the Hindi remake of the Telugu blockbuster, Prasthanam with Ali Fazal and GV Prakash’s Tamil film directed by Adhik Ravichandran has been signing one big project after the other and The Trip Season 2 will mark her debut in the digital space.