Web series and films kept individuals confined to their homes entertained throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. The audience was taken to a different world by the filmmakers through a wide variety of genres and compelling stories. OTT has experienced a rise in recent years, and the new phenomenon has encouraged filmmakers, writers, and performers to never cease trying new things.
Let's take a look at the most recent 10 online series that has the country hooked on World Binge Day. It's time to settle down and binge-watch everything from Scam 2003 and Rocket Boys 2 to Jubilee on Prime Video!
1.Made In Heaven 2- Prime Video
One of the most anticipated television shows of the year was Made In Heaven 2, which starred Sobhita Dhulipala, Arjun Mathur, Mona Singh, Jim Sarbh, Kalki Koechlin, Shashank Arora, Shivani Raghuvanshi, Trinetra Haldar, and others. It was a success. It was focused on wedding planners who were having issues in their zones.
2. Scoop- Netflix
Scoop, starring Karishma Tanna, Mohammad Zeeshan Ayyub, Harman Baweja, and others, was loosely based on Behind The Bars In Byculla: My Days in Prison, a biography written by journalist and crime reporter Jigna Vora. It was about Jagruti Pathak, a senior bureau deputy and a renowned crime reporter who was accused of assassinating her fellow journalist.
3. Scam 2003- Sonyliv
Abdul Karim Telgi's 2003 Stamp Paper Scam was the subject of the movie Scam 2003, starring Gagan Dev Riar. Born in Khanapur, Karnataka, Abdul Karim Telgi was the brains behind one of India's most brilliant frauds that extended over 18 states and rocked the entire nation. The scam's value was allegedly in the neighborhood of Rs. 20,000 crores.
4. Dahaad- Prime Video
Sonakshi Sinha, Vijay Varma, Gulshan Devaiah, and Sohum Shah were the stars of Dahaad. It centered on Anjali Bhati, who is tasked with solving the case of roughly 20 missing women who concurrently commit themselves to cyanide consumption. Before its OTT release in May, it was exhibited at The Berlinale in February.
5. Rocket Boys 2- SonyLiv
Rocket Boys 2 transported the audience back in time to experience the universe of Vikram Sarabhai and Homi Bhabha, featuring a cast that included Jim Sarbh, Ishwak Singh, Arjun Radhakrishnan, Regina Cassandra, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Charu Shankar, C. Shankar, Namit Das, Saba Azad, and ensemble.
6. The Night Manager- Disney+Hotstar
The Night Manager was the authorized Hindi translation of the same-titled book by John le Carré. It was set in Bangladesh and told the tale of Shaan Sengupta, who had to face Shelly Rungta to exact revenge for the death of a young girl.
7. Kohraa- Netflix
Kohrra, which was set in Punjab, chronicled what happened after an NRI named Paul, who was getting married soon, was brutally murdered. Suvinder Vicky and Barun Sobti played the roles of the detectives looking into the case. The diligent policemen experienced inner turmoil as they dealt with Paul's horrifying murder.
8. Asur 2- Voot
Arshad Warsi and Barun Sobti were back together in Asur 2 for yet another daring expedition to save the nation from the adversary Shubh. The second season of the show wasn't as influential as the first, but it was still interesting to watch.
Starring in Class were Zeyn Shaw, Moses Koul, Naina Bhan, Anjali Sivaraman, Chayan Chopra, Chintan Rachchh, Madhyama Segal, and Anjali Sivaraman. It chronicled the lives of students at Delhi's prestigious Hampton High School as they navigated a world where everyone was a murder suspect.
10. Jubilee- Prime Video
One of the most well-liked and praised performances was Jubilee. It was a multi-layered story involving a studio boss, his movie star wife, a dependable assistant, a rising star, a nautch girl, and a refugee set against the backdrop of the Golden Era of Bollywood. The cast also includes Shweta Basu Prasad, Arun Govil, Sukhmanee Lamba, Aarya Bhatta, Narottam Bain, Alok Arora, and Suhani Popli. Prosenjit Chatterjee, Aditi Rao Hydari, Aparshakti Khurana, Wamiqa Gabbi, Sidhant Gupta, and Nandish Sandhu were among the actors.