The craze for web series remains among the people of South Cinema, Hollywood and Bollywood movies. Many times people expect more web series than movies. This is why major OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Hotstar, and Zee5 stream a huge number of web series. Among them, there are more number of web series in crime, thriller, suspense, comedy and drama categories. In the same way, the next seasons of many webseries are also being streamed, the demand for which is increasing.
For example, every new season of web series like ‘Holy Games’, ‘Mirzapur’, ‘Family Man’, ‘Panchayat’, ‘Special Operations’ and ‘Ashram’ is eagerly awaited. In this list, the name of the web series Delhi Crime ranks high. Its first season was highly appreciated, which premiered in the year 2020. Now its second season is expected. Filming for Delhi Crime Season 2 is said to have been completed as well, but the makers are unable to finalize its release date. It is heard that it will stream on Netflix later this year. If you miss this web series very much, then you can watch other series in this category.
Just like ‘Delhi Crime’, these web series are also based on real events, watch them and you will enjoy…
1. Space Operations 1.5
IMDb Rating: 8/10
OTT Platform – Disney Plus Hotstar
Kay Kay Menon, Aftab Shivdasani, Vinay Pathak, Aishwarya Sushmita, Adil Khan, and Parmeet Sethi have major roles in the ‘Special Ops 1.5’ web series. Directed by Neeraj Pandey and Shivam Nair, the story of this web series is written by Deepak Kingrani and Benazir Ali Fida. History is the life of this web series, with which a great artist like KK Menon has made an impact with her performance. This web series has the ability to keep the audience hooked from the first scene of the first episode to the last scene of the last episode. The story revolves around the life of a RAW official, who doesn’t believe in following agency protocol. He tries to do his work according to his will. Patriotism is full of code, but there is no departmental discipline at all. In this, KK Menon, Vinay Pathak and Aftab Shivdasani have performed wonderfully.
2. Jamtara: Sabka number will come
IMDb Rating: 7.2/10
OTT platform – Netflix
‘Jamtara’ is a crime drama based on the great story of small towns. It is directed by Soumendra Padhi while the story is written by Trishant Srivastava. It stars Anshuman Pushkar, Amit Sial, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Aksa Pardasani, Sparsh Srivastava, Monica Panwar, Asif Khan, and Harshit Gupta in major roles. How a small town of Jharkhand Jamtara became infamous across the country because of some vicious people and gangs and how some boys and girls there cheated billions of people from the phishing business, ‘Jamtara’ based on this true incident. The creators deserve kudos for how such a huge scandal has been decoded in this web series through a feud between two brothers. Most of the actors are new to this, but seeing their acting makes one’s mind happy. Anshuman Pushkar and Dibyendu Bhattacharya have put in a tremendous performance in the series.
IMDb Rating: 8.2/10
OTT platform – Zee5
Directed by Sonam Nair, ‘Kaafir’ stars Dia Mirza, Mohit Raina, Dara Sandhu and Abhiroy Singh in the lead roles. This web series is based on a true incident, in which a woman living in Kashmir is shown to be a terrorist and is jailed. Her little daughter lives with him behind prison bars. A news reporter helps prove that he is innocent, then people start boycotting him. Finally, the reporter manages to prove that the woman is innocent. Through this web series, an attempt has been made to show the relationship from the perspective of humanity by keeping the enmity between two enemy countries like Pakistan and India separate. In this, Dia Mirza and Mohit Raina have created a tremendous impact with their solid performances. This web series has become quite impressive due to the new story, great acting, excellent cinematography, and melodious music.
4. Scam 1992
IMDb Rating: 9.3/10
OTT platform – Sony Liv
The web series ‘Scam 1992’ directed by Hansal Mehta is based on the life of famous businessman Harshad Mehta. In this, the scam of billions of rupees carried out by Harshad Mehta in the stock market has been evidenced. Those who do not understand the stock market will come to know many things after watching this series. Gujarati actor Prateek Gandhi played the lead character of Harshad Mehta. Actress Shreya Dhanwantri plays a journalist who exposes the scam. Apart from these two, Hemant Kher, Satish Kaushik, Anjali Bharot, Nikhil Dwivedi, Jai Upadhyay, Anant Mahadevan and Chirag Vohra have also performed well. Because of the story, direction and acting of this series, people have liked it very much. Its popularity can be gauged by looking at the IMDb rating. Very few series have obtained 9.3 out of 10 ratings.
5. Mumbai Diaries 11/26
IMDb Rating: 8.9/10
OTT Platform – Amazon Prime Video
So far many web series and movies have been made about the terrorist attacks of November 26, 2008 in Mumbai. This terrorist attack has been shown before as a real incident with the perspective of police, security forces, eyewitnesses and victims, but Nikhil Advani for the first time in his web series ‘Mumbai Diaries 11/26’ has shown to doctors , nurses. and doctors An attempt has been made to show this terrorist incident from the point of view of the personnel. Directed by Nikhil Gonsalves, the series also stars Mohit Raina, actress Konkona Sen Sharma, Mrinmayi Deshpande, Natasha Bhardwaj, Satyajit Dubey, Prakash Belawadi, and Shreya Dhanwantri in key roles. How is the state of the medical infrastructure in our country? Everyone has seen it during the corona epidemic, but what was its status in a big city like Mumbai at the time of a terrorist incident 14 years ago? It has been accurately presented in the series. .