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37 Best Indian Hindi Web Series that will keep you glued on your screens this weekend
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Can't find what to binge-watch this weekend? Here are our top pick on the best web series in India that you can start munching away today, that too guilt-free!

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The media consumption patterns of a user have changed with the introduction of online streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime. India alone has over 40 service providers of OTT (over the top) services in India, including Voot, Hotstar, Sony Liv, ALTBalaji, Viu, etc. 

What started as the alternative to satellite content converted into platforms providing unique and kickass content defying all the usual media norms. Here are our top picks of the best web series in Hindi that you must start watching now.

There are a number of reasons that web series gained popularity in India like:
  • Readily available on OTT platforms.
  • Not time-consuming and can be binged watched on any weekend.
  • Introduction of new and intriguing concepts.
  • Produced in local, national, and international languages.

 

OTT platforms offering Indian Web Series

Some of the top OTT platforms in India that have provided its users with gem productions include,

  • Netflix India: Netflix is the most widely used, but also, surprisingly, the most expensive OTT platforms in India. It provides its users with binge-worthy high-quality content. The platform’s Netflix Originals have played a strong role in shaping the inspiration for multiple production houses.
  • Amazon Prime Video: Amazon Prime Video comes as a membership pack for its users that provides shopping, music, and video streaming benefits to its users. The platform supports local languages like Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Bengali, etc.
  • Zee5: The Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited’s subsidiary provides its users with original as well as TV content on its streaming platform. The platform offers a free subscription to Airtel and Vodafone users.
  • Hotstar: Hotstar streaming service is a subsidiary of Star India and The Walt Disney Company India that allows users to stream daily shows and movies for free along with a paid version for Hotstar’s original content.

 

37 Best Web Series in India to Binge-Watch This Weekend

Here’s the list for the best Hindi web series in India that you can have a quick glance at before viewing the details:

  1.  Made in Heaven
  2. Sacred Games
  3. Hasmukh
  4. Kota Factory
  5. Kaafir
  6. Ghoul
  7. Mirzapur
  8. Little Things
  9. TVF Pitchers
  10. TVF Cubicles
  11. Delhi Crime
  12. TVF Tripling
  13. The Family Man
  14. Gullak
  15. Breathe
  16. FLAMES
  17. Bang Baaja Baaraat
  18. Yeh Meri Family
  19. Star Boyz
  20. Shaitaan Haveli
  21. Adulting
  22. Engineering Girls
  23. What The Folks
  24. Laakhon Mei Ek
  25. Inside Edge
  26. Pushpavalli
  27. FATHERS
  28. Stories by Rabindranath Tagore
  29. Selection Day
  30. Four More Shots Please
  31. Girl in the City
  32. Special Ops
  33. Baked
  34. Bachelors
  35. Hostel Daze
  36. Paatal Lok
  37. REJCT X2

 

35 Best Web Series in India:

1. Made in Heaven

Made in Heaven Indian Hindi Web Series

Genre: Drama

Release: 8th March 2019

The Amazon Prime original Indian web series is undoubtedly one of the best web series that you can watch if you’re looking to view media content that displays progressive India. Made in Heaven is a cleverly compiled Hindi web series that presents the story of two wedding planners and friends Tara and Karan who have faced their own set of fear and past-traumas but are yet, working hard to run their wedding planning business. 

Some of the significant issues talked about in the Indian web series include:

 

2. Sacred Games

Sacred Games

Genre: Crime; Conspiracy; Drama; Mystery; Crime FictionConspiracy; 

Release: 8th March 2019

The crime and action-filled thriller Sacred Games is one of the most popular Indian web series that created a sense of uproar throughout the nation. The Netflix web series, however, is not one of the series every Indian family can watch together because of the apparent use of dialogues that are too polite to hear (ahem, sense the sarcasm). 

It is perhaps one of the first mid boggling Hindi web series that allowed the audience to build their theories and analyze what could happen in the next episode. However, with all the pent up high hopes, the season 2 turned out to be a big disappointment for many. 

Fact: Scared Games is India’s first Netflix Original content to stream in multiple countries.

 

3. Hasmukh

Hasmukh Indian Hindi Web Series

Genre: Crime; Dark Comedy

Release: 17th April 2020

Hasmukh is a Netflix Original Indian web series created on the theme of dark comedy. The show talks about the story of Hasmukh, played by Vir Das, an orphan who was neglected, abused, and bullied by the people in his life from a young age. 

The entire character is built on how an aspiring comedian with zero guts to face the audience suddenly realizes that his power tool to fulfill his dream is by murdering people. However, killing also comes with its own terms and condition. 

Some of the great themes covered by the Hindi web series are:

  • Neglect and Abuse
  • Bipolar personality traits
  • Crime & power

 

4. Kota Factory

Kota Factory

Genre: Drama; Comedy

Release: 16th April 2019 

Kota Factory is a TVF Original web series that reflects and portrays the hilariously honest life led by students studying at the infamous coaching institutes of Kota in a rat race to clear engineering examination. 

It displays how the students are pressured into participating in the rat race to get into the top engineering colleges in India for a better future. However, refreshing characters and relatable dialogues make it a relatable web series for almost every other Indian student. 

Fact: Kota Factory is India’s first black-and-white web series.

 

5. Kaafir

Kaafir Indian Hindi Web Series

Genre: Drama; Thriller

Release: 15th June 2019

Kaafir is a drama thriller Indian web series of the Zee 5 streaming service. The series follows Kainaaz Akhtar, a woman from POK who winds up on the Indian side of the LOC and is held prisoner under the suspicion of being a militant. 

It takes a toll on the heartbreaking Kashmir situation through their bold and dramatic representation, beautifully woven through the story defining India’s socio-political situation. 

The main cast of the web series include:

 

6. Ghoul

Ghoul

Genre: Horror; Thriller

Release: 24th August 2018

Ghoul is another one of the best web series in India that was released by Netflix Originals. The horror web series is based on Arab folklore monster ghoul. The story set in India displays a time when fascism is at its peak and revolves around the interrogation of dreaded terrorist Ali Saeed in a secret govt internment camp that ignites a series of horrifying & supernatural events in the aftermath.

Fact: Ghoul is a demon-like monstrous humanoid originating in the pre-Islamic Arabian religion associated with graveyards & consuming human flesh.

 

7. Mirzapur

Mirzapur Indian Hindi Web Series

Genre: Crime; Thriller; Action

Release: 16th November 2018

Mirzapur is another popular Hindi web series that revolves around drugs, guns, and lawlessness that have primarily shot in Mirzapur. It showcases the dilapidation, governance, & rule of mafia dons & crime prevailing in the Purvanchal region of Uttar Pradesh. 

The violent drama is filled with unexpected plot twists and complex character traits portrayed by the best names in the industry, including Pankaj Tripathi.

The Hindi web series has received the following awards and nominations:

  • Best Actor Drama – Pankaj Tripathi
  • Best Supporting Actor – Divyendu Sharma
  • Best Supporting Actress – Rashika Dugal
  • Best Drama Series – Mirzapur

 

8. Little Things

Little Things

Genre: Drama

Release: 25th October 2016

The cute romantic drama series Little Things is one of the best light drama series by Pocket Aces that feature the story of Kavya and Dhruv, who live in a live-in relationship in Mumbai. The entire plot revolves around the good memories built by the couple together while overcoming their challenges and insecurities together. The Dice Media production was later purchased by Netflix who produced the Season 2 and Season 3 of the series.

Note: The Indian web series Little Things has received an 8.3/10 IMDB rating, making it one of the best-rated web series.

 

9. TVF Pitchers

TVF Pitchers Indian Hindi Web Series

Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 5th June 2015

Pitchers is a popular web series created by The Viral Fever, which was launched on YouTube in 2015, back in a time when switching to laptops for watching series was not so standard, especially in India. 

The story revolves around four friends who enter the world of business by launching their own startup. The web series is entertaining, relatable, and fast-paced that covers the reality of the upcoming entrepreneurs. 

And as the series says, “Entrepreneur banne ke liye spelling nahi, spirit chahiye.”

 

10. TVF Cubicles

TVF Cubicles Indian Series

Genre: Drama; Comedy

Release: 10th December 2019

Cubicles is a newly released web series India that has been launched by TVF. Cubicles is the best Indian web series that displays the life of a 9 to 5 employee working in a corporate house like most of us. What makes it a great Hindi series, are the realness of the characters and situations displayed on the show. From a new joiner feeling sick of the weird office environment to becoming so acquainted with the office that your work-life dwells in smoothly over time.

The Indian web series covers multiple aspects that a new joiner faces in the corporate:

  • When a new joiner realizes the difference between CTC and the actual in-hand income
  • How bonds are formed during lunch breaks and team assignments
  • How deadlines are DEADLINES and have to be taken seriously

 

11. Delhi Crime

Delhi Crime Netflix Series

Genre: Drama; Crime; Anthology

Release: 22nd March 2019

Delhi Crime is an Indian web series on Netflix that showcases the investigation side of dissecting brutal cases of rape and assault in the crime capital of India- Delhi. The 7 episode long series displays the dramatization of the real-life efforts of Chhaya Sharma, a former deputy commissioner of the Delhi Police. The entire Netflix series Hindi is successful in keeping the audience engaged through its hard-to-watch true crime stories. While there are individuals who might not enjoy watching this Netflix Hindi web series because of its sensitive and honest content, others would be in a constant state of horror.

The Indian web series on Netflix stars some of the greatest serious actors like:

  • Shefali Shah
  • Rasika Dugal
  • Adil Hussain
  • Rajesh Tailang

 

12. TVF Tripling

TVF Tripling Indian Series Hindi

Genre: Drama

Release: 28th August 2016

TVF Tripling is another one of the best Indian web series that tells a story of three siblings that start a hilarious road trip together, in solace to find themselves and work on their relations truly. The journey that starts with the purpose of reliving their childhood days turns out into a series of ups and downs wherein one by one, Chandan, Chanchal, and Chitvan start talking about their problems and frustrations with each other. The plot of the story also displays how twists and turns, like getting their car stolen is what makes a road trip memorable (not always though). The Indian web series has won the Asian Television Award for the Best Scriptwriting.

And as they say,

“Crisis ke time pe family hi kaam aati hai.”

 

13. The Family Man

The Family Man Indian Web Series

Genre: Action; Drama

Release: 20 September 2019

The Family Man is an Indian web series having one of the most eccentric actors in the history of Indian cinema, Manoj Bajpayee. The Prime Video series is a story about a middle-class man secretly working as an intelligence officer for the TASC, a fictitious branch of the National Investigation Agency. The entire script of the web series is crisp, and the plot keeps the audience glued to their screens.

The Family Man is also one of the few web series with over 14 songs, including:

  • Kiske Liye Tu Dega Jaan

  • Banjara
  • Gol O Pullani Saheg Bebat E (Balochi)
  • Khudi
  • Harmukh Bartal (Kashmiri Folk)
  • hukus Bukus ( Kashmiri Folk)
  • Navrasam

 

14. Gullak

indian web series hindi Gullak

Genre: Family Drama

Release: July 2019

The Sony Liv web series, Gullak, is a sweet story about a small family that is struggling to secure stuff for a better future. You will find a medley of emotions filled with laughter and arguments that come together, rolling for their audience. The Gullak web series displays the discussion in a family that can’t decide as one wants Bullet, the other wants Scooty while the lady in the house wants Inverter as the light often goes in their home. It is a five-episode series that feels like going through a nostalgic trip down the memory lane. 

Note: The TVF productions has Jameel Khan, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Sunita Rajwar Harsh Mayar & Vaibhav Raj Gupt as their cast.

 

15. Breathe

Breathe web series

Genre: Crime; Drama; Thriller

Release: January 2018

The Amazon Prime Video web series is the story of an extraordinary loving father & how he becomes the formidable serial killer to protect his son. The web series is based on the concept of organ donation, and how much one single breath can cost you. This web series asks one question – how far can you go to protect the one you love. The two desperate & driven men engage in the ultimate cat & mouse game to save the one they love.

And as the series says,

“Living with a patient is worse than being one.”

 

16. FLAMES

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Genre: Comedy; Drama; Romance

Release: 2018

FLAMES is a beautifully curated Indian web series about the unfolding of young romance between two leads as a chemical reaction. The class topper Rajats falls in love with Ishita, the new girl at the tuition center. The plot of this best web series based on teenage romance moves ahead when Rajat’s best friend Pandey and Anusha’s friendship starts turning into a budding romance. FLAMES, amongst our Hindi web series list, takes you into your nostalgic time when everything was filled with innocence, and the idea of helping your crush through homework, was the only way of spending time. 

Fact: The Indian web series FLAMES’ episodes are named after famous Bollywood songs.

 

17. Bang Baaja Baaraat

latest web series

Genre: Comedy

Release: 2015

Bang Baaja Baaraat is an Indian web series that was released back in the day when web series was just beginning to gain pace. Bang Baaja Baraat, starring Ali Faizal and Angira Dhar, is a story about the complications of marrying in Indian society where both the leads hail from very different backgrounds. Three days before their wedding, they introduce each other with families, and all hell breaks lose. This is the second amongst the Hindi web series list of the Yash Raj Films. 

Here are some of the facts about the best web series- Bang Baaja Baaraat:

  • The Indian web series has been co-written by Permanent Roommates lead fame Sumit Vyas.
  • The Bang Baaja Baaraat is a Y-films entertainment show which was initially telecasted on YouTube but is now also available on Prime Video.
  • The writers of the show, Sumeet Vyas and Anand Tiwari, played small roles in Bang Baaja Baaraat.

 

18. Yeh Meri Family

Yeh Meri Family web series india

Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 2018

Yeh Meri Family is a TVF Original Indian web series that talks about conflicting emotions towards family members from the eyes of a twelve-year-old lad. It is one of the best web series for family and has been set in the summer of 1998, taking us all on a nostalgic trip down the memory lane. The new web series showcases a twelve-year-old rebel Indian adolescent Harshu who has come to an age where he starts questioning and understanding the dynamics of relationships in a middle-class Indian family. The entire Indian web series talks about the dynamics of every relationship from Harshu’s point of view, be it with his mother, father, sibling, friends, or his school crush Vidhya.

Did you know: Yeh Meri Family was initially titled as Family Matters and even had title track themed around it. Later, due to copyright issues, it was renamed as Yeh Meri Family, and a new title track was composed.

 

19. Star Boyz

Star Boyz web series hindi

Genre: Comedy; Science Fiction

Release: 2016

Star Boyz is an Indian mini-series that follows the underwhelming adventures of three south Indian boys in the outer space. The Indian web series has been created by Kenny Sebastian and Naveen Richard and features on Kenny Sebastian’s YouTube channel. The new web series in 2016 took inspiration from Star Wars and was extremely relatable, especially for South Indians living in Bangalore, as the creators of the show. You can binge-watch the series on a Saturday night with your friends, and enjoy the easy breezy web series from the comedian Kenny Sebastian any day.

 

20. Shaitaan Haveli

Shaitaan Haveli best web series in india

Genre: Comedy; Horror

Release: January 2018

Shaitaan Haveli is an Amazon Prime video horror-comedy Indian web series that showcases the story of a B-Grade filmmaker Hariman who shows up to shoot his typical horror film at an old haveli. The web series in our Hindi web series list has been created by Varun Thakur, produced by OML Production, and directed by Ajay Singh. Hariman, in debt of gangster Ponty Khurana, decides to produce his low-budget horror movie as a way to repay his debt. While shooting Shaitaan Haveli, the cast and crew realize that they are not only shooting a horror movie but are a part of one as the mansion in which they are shooting has been haunted. The web series does a great job of portraying the Bollywood horror movies of the 80s.

Some facts about the horror-comedy series included on our Hindi web series list are:

  • The camera person in the web series has been named after Gangu Ramsey, who has been a cinematographer for almost all Ramsay horror movies like Bandh Darwaza.
  • The Indian web series is a satire on all 80’s Bollywood horror movies.
  • Mahua, a character in web series, is based on the character played by Aruna Irani in ‘Bandh Darwaza.’

 

21. Adulting

Adulting new web series

Genre: Comedy

Release: 2018

Adulting is a Dice Media production that talks about the story of two young women who are trying to handle the responsibilities of being an adult in the fast-paced urban state of Mumbai. The new web series for our generation revolves around Ray and Nikhat’s daily life shenanigans that help in molding them into responsible adults, but at the same time, without losing the child in them. The Indian web series that has been released on YouTube showcases extremely relatable content for the modern-day women, especially the ones in their mid-twenties.

The main cast members of the Indian web series include:

  • Aisha Ahmed
  • Yashaswini Dayama
  • Viraj Ghelani

 

22. Engineering Girls

Engineering Girls latest web series

Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 2018

The Barkha Singh, Sejal Kumar, and Kritika Avasthi starrer Indian web series is a story about three engineering students dealing with dorm drama, date around, and everything that makes their dreams come true. Initially released on YouTube, the web series was later displayed by Netflix and can now be streamed on Netflix India. 

 

23. What The Folks

What The Folks web series india

Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 2017

What The Folks are a Dice Media Original series that showcases a journey of how modern families are breaking stereotypes, overcoming generation gaps, & growing to love each other, despite having different views or opinions. The Indian web series encapsulates the struggles of Nikhil, a young lad who is forced to live with his in-laws for a couple of weeks. His bittersweet interactions with his wife’s family, along with the massive differences in their lifestyles, is a reminder of all the things that go around in an Indian household. 

The main cast members for What The Folks, in our Hindi web series list includes:

  • Eisha Chopra
  • Veer Rajwant Singh
  • Deepika Amin
  • Renuka Shahane
  • Shishir Sharma
  • Kriti Vij
  • Dhruv Sehgal
  • Anula Navlekar

 

24. Laakhon Mei Ek

Laakhon Mei Ek web series hindi

Genre: Drama

Release: 2017

Created by the comedy genius Biswa Kalyan Rath, Laakhon Mei Ek is an Indian web series premiered on Amazon Prime Video. Season 1 of the web series that talks about the struggles of Aakash, an adolescent student from Raipur, who is sent off to a coaching center in Visakhapatnam for preparation of IIT entrance exam. The second season, on the other hand, talks about the struggles of Dr. Shreay in her fight with the government regarding healthcare in Sitlapur Village.

Note: Biswa Kalyan Rath, the creator of the show Laakhon Mei Ek is a graduate of IIT Kharagpur.

 

25. Inside Edge

Inside Edge best web series in india

Genre: Sports Drama

Release: 2017

Inside Edge holds a different place altogether in our best web series list. Inside Edge, created by Karan Anshuman, is the story of Mumba Mavericks, a T20 cricket franchise playing in the Powerplay League. Selfishness stands as the biggest priority, Inside Edge is a tale that pulls no punches, minces no words, & takes no prisoners. It addresses the issues of match-fixing and everything else that goes behind the world of cricket.

Some prominent actors part of the amazing Indian web series are:

  • Richa Chadda
  • Vivek Oberoi
  • Aamir Bashir
  • Sapna Pabbi

 

26. Pushpavalli

Pushpavalli new web series

Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 2017

Pushpavalli is an Indian web series that has been created by Sumukhi Suresh, which is a part of the Amazon Prime Video Original series. The web series is the story of Pushpavalli, who moves to Banglore, following the guy of his dreams, Nikhil. However, the motive for her moving to Bangalore being obvious, she pretends that she was doing that for her career. The season one of the series showcases Pushpavalli’s obsession with Nikhil and her attempts to come closer to him without making it apparent to him. However, Nikhil finds out about it and confront her about it.

Note: Pushpavalli means creepers (pun intended).

 

27. FATHERS

FATHERS new web series

Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 2017

FATHERS is a TVF Original comedy-drama web series about three fathers who are trying to catch up with the generation gap through their unique and funny methods. The Indian web series goes through the three friends trying to learn how to use social media, having their first drink with their son, trying to startup a fashionable business that will make them famous, and even going to Disco at some point. The second season moves ahead to their first solo trip to Bangkok as senior citizens, creating viral videos, getting a tattoo, playing PUBG, and online dating, in an attempt to catch up with the Millenial trends. It’s hilarious to see them trying to get on with their modern jazz, making it a very entertaining series.

The fantastic Indian web series features artists like:

  • Rakesh Bedi
  • Manoj Joshi
  • Virendra Saxena

 

28. Stories by Rabindranath Tagore

Stories by Rabindranath Tagore latest web series

Genre: Drama; Periodic Piece

Release: 2015

One of the most unique in our Hindi web series list is this periodic drama based on short stories written by Rabindranath Tagore. The Indian web series aired on EPIC channel initially but was later adopted by Netflix India as well. The series is set up in Bengal in the 1920s that showcases an apt representation of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore’s classic short stories. Tagore’s literary works focus on relationships that are colored by human shortcomings and idiosyncrasies. The Indian web series portrayed strong women protagonist, showcasing Tagore’s progressive thoughts and ideas. 

This Indian web series features some of the best theatre actors like,

  • Radhika Apte
  • Jannat Zubair Rahmani
  • Tara Alisha Berry
  • Bhanu Uday
  • Rohan Shah
  • Sumeet Vyas

 

29. Selection Day

Selection Day web series india

Genre: Drama; Sports

Release: 2018

The Netflix Original sports Indian web series Selection Day is based on Aravind Adiga’s 2006 novel. The series produced by Anil Kapoor and Anand Tucker follows the life of 2 brothers named Radha and Manju, who are raised by their cricket-obsessed father. The series follows the life of the brother duo as they meet their rival, Javed. Their father decides its time for them to move to Mumbai one fine day, in hope for them to be selected to play in domestic leagues in the upcoming gaming season. The Indian web series follows the struggles against their overbearing father and a system stacked against them to realize their own ambitions and identities.  

The Indian web series’ cast members include,

  • Mohammad Samad
  • Yash Dholye
  • Mahesh Manjrekar
  • Karanvir Malhotra
  • Rajesh Tailang
  • Ratna Pathak Shah
  • Shiv Panditt
  • Akshay Oberoi
  • Parul Gulati

 

30. Four More Shots Please

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Genre: Drama; Comedy

Release: 2019

The new web series Four More Shots Please has recently been named as the Indian Sex and the City by The New York Times. The Amazon Prime Video Indian web series drama is a story about unapologetically flawed women who live, love, make mistakes and discover what really makes them tick through friendship & shots of tequila in Mumbai of the Millenials. Addressing topics like slut-shaming, feminism, and women empowerment, the series is a perfect binge-worthy show that you will definitely enjoy watching with your best buddies.

The two seasons of the amazing Four More Shots Please include the following as the lead characters:

  • Sayani Gupta
  • Bani J
  • Kirti Kulhari
  • Maanvi Gagroo

 

31. Girl in the City

Girl in the City best web series in india

Genre: Drama; Comedy

Release: 2019

The 2016 released series is a show about a young girl who comes to the city of dreams Mumbai to fulfill her aims and aspirations. The series revolves around the journey in the big city and her story of surviving as a lone wolf. The Bindaas Indian web series can be seen on Bindaas’ website and even on Bindaas’ YouTube channel. Starring Mithila Palkar, the Little Things fame, the series is full of twists and turns and never gets dull at any moment. Mithila, the protagonist, said that she got famous as Meera, the name of the character in the show, during her initial days in the industry.

 

32. Special Ops

Special Ops new web series

Genre: Action; Espionage; Thriller

Release: March 2020

Special Ops is a new web series that was released in the March of 2020 exclusively on Hotstar. The Indian web series has been created by Neeraj Pandey along with Shivam Nair as director. The series follows the story lead Himmat Singh, played by Kay Kay Menon, of the Research and Analysis Wing, who draws similar patterns in terrorist attacks & is convinced a single person is behind all the terror attacks. He, along with his task force of five agents living in different parts of the world, aimed at catching the mastermind of the attacks. The overall storyline of the web series has taken inspiration from nineteen years of significant national events.

The new web series stars the following:

  • Kay Kay Menon
  • Karan Tacker
  • Sana Khan
  • Vipul Gupta
  • Muzammil Ibrahim
  • Divya Dutta
  • Vinay Pathak
  • Meher Vij
  • Saiyami Kher
  • Sajjad Delafrooz

 

33. Baked

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Genre: Comedy

Release: 2015

Baked is another great web-series based on the misadventures of three university flatmates who decide to start a midnight food delivery service. The fictional web series has been produced by Pechkas Pictures & SchoopWhoop Talkies, directed by Vishwajoy Mukherjee, and written by Vishwajoy Mukherjee and Akash Mehta. The ambitious Indian web series takes us on a roller coaster ride as the oddball trio juggle their student life with business, and invariably manage to land themselves into trouble.

Some facts about our one of the best web series are:

  • The web series has been shot in over 40 different locations in the Delhi area.
  • The lead characters of the show Pranay Manchanda and Kriti Vij are a real-life married couple.
  • The movie has been shot in Hindu College, Delhi University.

 

34. Bachelors

Bachelors web series india

Genre: Comedy

Release: 2016

Bachelors is a TVF Original Indian web series that follows the life and adventures of four bachelor flatmates with each episode dedicated to specific daily life bachelor related problems. The series shows how the flatmates deal with their issues together as a team, making their bond stronger than ever. The TVF Original in our Hindi web series list features BB Ki Vines, one of the most popular YouTubers in its series, as one of the bachelors.

Some of the prominent cast members of the Indian web series are:

  • Bhuvan Bam
  • Jitendra Kumar
  • Badri Chavan
  • Shivankit Singh Parihar
  • Jasmeet Singh Bhatia
  • Gopal Dutt

 

35. Hostel Daze

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Genre: Comedy; Drama

Release: 2019

The Amazon Prime Original Indian web series that follows the adventures of four friends and captures what goes inside an engineering hostel in India. It is a story of four naive and vulnerable wingmates that develop lasting bonds as they jostle hard to survive the first semester in a hostel. The play has been peppered with absurdities, clashes and debacles inherent to the hostel life, and depicts the grill that every Indian hostel-resident goes through. The web series has been written by Saurabh Khanna and was given an amazing 8.7 rating by IMDB.

The cast members of the Indian web series are:

  • Nikhil Vijay
  • Adarsh Gourav
  • Shubham Gaur
  • Abhishek Chaudhary
  • Ayushi Gupta
  • Harsha Chemudu
  • Sahil Verma
  • Badri Chavan
  • Ranjan Raj
  • Divya Karnare

 

36. Paatal Lok

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Genre: Crime Thriller

Release: 15th March 2020

Paatal Lok is amongst the latest web series released by Amazon Prime Video India that has been produced by Anushka Sharma’s production, Clean Slate Films. The new web series has been the talk of the town since its release and has left all awestruck. The star cast of the latest web series Paatal Lok comprises of Jaideep Ahlawat, Neeraj Kabi, Gul Panag, Swastika Mukherjee, Ishwak Singh, and Abhishek Banerjee. 

Paatal Lok is a Hindi-language crime thriller about a disillusioned cop who lands the case of an assassination attempt that went wrong. The new web series has been inspired by the concepts of heaven, earth, and hell (swargadharti, and paatal) as metaphors for India’s different classes. The shows various forms of discrimination in India include dislike against Muslims. 

The cast and characters of the new web series comprise of: 

  • Jaideep Ahlawat as Hathiram Chaudhary
  • Gul Panag as Renu
  • Ishwak Singh as Imran Ansari
  • Sandeep Mahajan as gangster Dahiya
  • Bodhisattva Sharma as Siddharth Chaudhary
  • Akshay Sharma as Masterji
  • Anindita Bose as Chanda Mukherjee
  • Vipin Sharma as DCP Bhagat

 

37. REJCT X2

REJCT X2 new web series

Genre: Mystery; Thriller

Release: 14th May 2020

REJCT X2 is the latest web series on Zee5 that starts actors like Esha Gupta, Sumeet Vyas, Masi Wali, Anisha Victor, Pooja Shetty, and Tanvi Shinde. The lead role for the new web series is played by Esha Gupta, who plays the role of a cop investing a murder case that changed the lives of the kids studying in Jefferson World School as each one seems to be hiding secrets & puzzle pieces connected to the death.

The new web series also focuses on the Millenial issues amongst the students of an elite school, including topics like Gender fluidity, Body shaming, Personality disorder, and Porn Addiction and their rap band. REJCT X2 also received appreciation for the intriguing trailer of the latest web series from Hrithik Roshan and Abhishek Bachchan. 

The cast members of the latest web series include,

  • Sumeet Vyas as Farhan Hussain
  • Anisha Victor as Kiara Tiwari
  • Ahmed Masi Wali as Aarav Sharma
  • Kubbra Sait as Anushka Rao
  • Taranng Takrani as Partho Ray

 

Netflix Series Hindi – Indian web series on Netflix

Netflix, the American OTT, ventured its way into the Indian market with a unique strategy in mind. In addition to providing its Indian audience with popular web series and movies from around the world, it also launched and produced Netflix Originals for its users. Currently, there are multiple Netflix series Hindi or Indian web series on Netflix. 

Some of the popular Netflix series Hindi or Indian web series on Netflix are:

  • She
  • Scared Games
  • Girls Hostel
  • Bard of Blood
  • Gurgaon
  • Hasmukh
  • Ghost Stories
  • Delhi Crime

 

FAQs – Best Web Series Hindi or Best Web Series India

1. Where can I watch the best web series Hindi?

There are plenty of OTT platforms that allow its users to watch some of the best web series Hindi. While some of these platforms are provide paid services to its users, others can be viewed for free. Some of the top platforms to watch the best web series Hindi are:

 

2. Which is the best web series India of 2019?

In my opinion, Made in Heaven is the best web series India released in 2019 that you can watch. It addresses multiple themes and topics worth discussing, primarily hailing from the Indian society where the most hell-bent questions are often either looked down upon or are not considered answerable at all. 

 

3. Which is the first best web series India on Netflix?

Sacred Games is the first Netflix India Original series that was produced by the American OTT platform for its Indian audience. It is also considered to b the best web series Hindi, that was produced in the Hindi language on the Netflix platform and is still the talk of the town for many. Sacred Games is a crime thriller series that revolves around the life events of Ganesh Gaitonday and Sartaj’s attempt to save the city of Mumbai from a major mishappening.

 

4. What are the best web series India on Netflix?

Netflix has provided us the Millenials the best platform to view entertainment whenever we want. Here are some of the best web series available on Netflix India that you can watch today:

 

5. Which are the best Hindi web series of 2020 so far?

By far, Hasmukh, a newly released series on Netflix, is amongst the few best Hindi web series of 2020. The web series Hindi has a unique narration style that showcases the tale of Hasmukh, a terrible stand-up comedian, and how his passion for comedy gets bigger with every murder he commits. 

 

6. Which is the best web series Hindi thriller?

Delhi Crime is amongst the best web series Hindi in India that revolves around the chilling experiences of investigating cases of rape and assault in the crime capital of India, Delhi. The web series Hindi is based on real-life events that happened in India and shocked the nation to the core because of the brutality associated with the crime. The web series successfully portrays the rawness of the crimes in Delhi.

 

7. Where can I watch the best web series Hindi for free?

While most of us have our hands on streaming services in India, like Netflix, some do not want to subscribe to such OTT platforms because of personal reasons. While some say subscribing to streaming services would cause them to stay distracted, others say that they enjoy an episode or two every once in a while but don’t want to rely on OTT platforms permanently.

Some of the top platforms to watch the best web series Hindi for free are:

 

8. Which is the most critically acclaimed best Hindi web series?

The Family Man available on Prime Video is regarded as the best Hindi web series, according to IMDB, and was given an 8.6 overall rating by 18754 voters. It has one of the highest scores for the best Hindi web series in India and is known for the outstanding performance given by the star cast of Manoj Bajpayee, Sharib Hashmi, Vedant Sinha, and Mehek Thakur. 

 

9. Which is best latest web series in India?

Paatal Lok is amongst the most talked about, and the best critically reviewed latest web series in India currently. The new web series shows realistic characters and displays the hideous and raw side of the crime world in the show. It also goes ahead to further elaborate the criminal psychology through the investigative sessions between the cops and the criminals. The latest web series is not only amongst the most brilliant shows but also is a sophisticated serving of the leftist propaganda. 

 

10. What are some upcoming and new web series in India?

Here’s a list of the upcoming and new web series in India that you should be on a lookout for. Some of the new web series in India are:

  • Netflix’s Betaal
  • Zee5’s REJCT X2
  • MX Player’s Official Bhootiyagiri
  • Zee5’s Loser

The upcoming new web series in India are:

  • Zee5’s Kaali 2
  • Zee5’s The Casino

 

11. How are web series India unique?

Localization of the production of web series India helps in bringing out the deep layers that make a web series a hit. Web series India is created with a storyline and characters that are relatable for the Indian audience. There are multiple web series India that focus on different genres like thriller, romance, comedy, etc. that have their own specified target audiences.

Web series India has established its place in the market and is also known for the ‘hatke’ mind-boggling performances shown in the series, which are otherwise absent in Bollywood and TV series. 

Some of the popular web series India characters known for their killer performances are:

  • Nasruddin Shah as Gaitonday in Sacred Games
  • Abhishek Banerjee as Hathoda Tyagi in Pataal Lok

 

12. What are the latest Hindi web series on YouTube?

If you’re among the binge-watchers who have already watch everything on this list, here are some of the latest Hindi web series you might be interested in. Here are some amazing latest Hindi web series that you can’t afford to miss:

  • Operation MBBS
  • College Romance
  • Minus One
  • Cubicles
  • Adulting

 

13. What are the most popular web series?

We have listed down some of the most popular web series in India that are available on several OTT platforms. These series are available throughout OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon Video, and Hotstar.

Here are some of the most popular web series as per IMDB:

  • The Witcher
  • Harley Quinn
  • The Haunting of Hill House
  • Cobra Kai
  • Love, Death & Robots
  • Kota Factory
  • The Untamed
  • Rangbaaz
  • Marianne
  • Made in Heaven

 

We hope these Indian web series keep you engaged this weekend and helps you find perspective through the lessons taught by these series. While some of them are light-hearted drama series, others are intense thrillers, each having their own audience. The introduction of streaming services has changed the way we consume content, making the Millenials shift from TV sets to streaming services like Netflix, Prime video, etc.

Disclaimer: The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed in the article have been curated for our audience and does not warrant a 100% accuracy. All the information mentioned in the article is subject to change according to the changing viewpoints. Feel free to reach us at [email protected] for any change or copyright issues.

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Saumya Uniyal
Saumya Uniyal
A passionate writer with bachelor’s in the field of English & Journalism. Other than being a bibliophile, some of her hobbies are travelling, photography and poetry.

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