Best Web Series 2023: More than a year has passed since cinemas in India were closed. In such a situation, OTT platform has emerged as the only means of entertainment for the audience. Even among the TV-loving audience, the OTT platform has managed to carve a niche for itself. The special thing is that due to the closure of cinema halls, all small and big films are also being released on the OTT platform. Be it Salman Khan’s ‘Radhe’ or Abhishek Bachchan’s ‘The Big Bull’. Despite such big films, this year the dominance of Indian web series on the OTT platform continued. Be it on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hot Star or other OTT platforms like Zee5. If you have missed watching any of the best web series of this year, then we have brought for you India’s top web series, whose content forced the audience to binge watch them.
Best web series of the year 2022
In the year 2021, many Indian web series spread their magic on the hearts of the audience. From the story of a middle class family in January’s ‘Gullak 2’ to a stellar thriller in Amazon Prime Video‘s ‘The Family Man 2’, the digital medium has given us a lot of great content so far. Viewers have considered their content to be better than Bollywood films. By the way, many web series have come so far in the year 2021. But we have brought you the top 10 Indian web series by choosing here. See the list of the best web series in Hindi language so far in the year 2021.
The Family Man 2
There is a myth among the people about the web series that the second season of the web series which is a super hit is never as tempting and hit. Manoj Bajpayee’s ‘The Family Man 2‘ broke this myth as well. This 10-episode is so interesting and thrilling that you would prefer to watch all its episodes in one go. From its story to dialogues, screenplay, acting and cinematography, everything has lived up to the expectations of the audience. Manoj Bajpayee returns as undercover agent Shrikant Tiwari, who has to save his country from an onslaught while dealing with his family issues. His team comprising of JK (Sharib Hashmi), Chellam Sir (Uday Mahesh), Muthu (Ravindra Vijay), Umayal (Devdarshini) and many others made the show a rollercoaster ride. Samantha Akkineni impresses as Raji, a Sri Lankan Tamil who is determined to serve her community. You can watch it on Amazon Prime Video.
The first season of TVF’s web series ‘Gullak’, which aired on Sony LIV in January, was well received by the audience. Even in ‘Gullak 2’, TVF did not disappoint its viewers. If you want to watch something heartwarming then ‘Gullak Season 2’ on SonyLIV is perfect for you. This is the story of a middle class family living in a North Indian city. Starring Geetanjali Kulkarni, Jameel Khan, Vaibhav Raj Gupta, Harsh Maiar and Sunita Rajwar, all the characters in this web series feel very close to their lives and home and this is the USP of Palash Vaswani’s directorial. In this web series of just five episodes, the children of the 90s will reach their childhood and those memories will be resurrected once again.
TVF has always been known for its great content. His latest web series ‘Aspirants’ is also one of them. The story of UPSC aspirants living in Old Rajendra Nagar, Delhi is shown in this web series. This 5-episode mini web series depicts the lives and ups and downs of 3 friends who appeared for the UPSC exam. There is also a Sandeep Bhaiya in this web series, whose prayers for clearing the UPSC were being sought on social media. If you are looking for great content, then TVF’s ‘Aspirants’ will not disappoint you at all. You can watch it on YouTube for free.
Coming to the digital platform of Bollywood actors is no longer a new thing. Actress Huma Qureshi has taken this episode forward. Huma Qureshi’s web series ‘Maharani’ is a political drama web series based on Bihar of the 1990s. It depicts how the main character Rani Bharti (Huma Qureshi) has to take over as the CM of Bihar after her husband and Chief Minister Bhima Bharti (Soham Shah) is shot by his enemies. The show takes the level of political drama on the web platform a notch higher. Apart from showing the dirty politics of power, this web series also emphasizes on caste atrocities and Naxalite violence in some parts of the country.
If you have seen your ‘Samantar’ then surely you will be eagerly waiting for ‘Samantar-2’ too. It may be a Marathi web series, but its content is so good and tight, you will not be able to even go on a break while watching it. Seeing its popularity, the makers had to release Samantar-2 in Hindi language after ‘Samantar’. ‘Samantar’ is the story of two such persons, whose life is going on in Samantar. One’s past is the other’s future. The web series is quite thrilling and also full of suspense. The special thing is that in this web series you will get to see two Krishnas of Doordarshan together. You can watch it on MX Player.
Broken But Beautiful 3
After the immense success of the first and second of ‘Broken But Beautiful’, Ekta Kapoor came in front of the audience with its third season in the year 2021. TV actors Siddharth Shukla and Sonia Rathi have played the main characters in this web series. As the name suggests, beautiful even when broken. Rumi is a spoiled rich girl who has only one purpose in life, to make her childhood crush Ishaan (Ehaan Bhatt) fall in love with her. The two meet and there are fireworks of love between them. If you are a fan of Siddharth Shukla along with ‘Broken But Beautiful’ series, then you can watch this Movie on Alt Balaji.
The Married Woman
Ekta Kapoor’s web series ‘The Married Woman’ is also based on this topic. ‘The Married Woman’ is the story of a married woman who, despite having a full family, has a dullness in her life. Every day she has an argument with her husband about one or the other thing. Then he meets Pipilka Khan, the second character of the story. Both fall in love with each other. Next you can watch this Movie yourself. You will find it on Alt Balaji.
Bombay Begums web series is based on five women of Bombay. Actress Pooja Bhatt is playing the lead role in it. These women including Pooja Bhatt are at different stages of age and have different aspirations from life, but still there are some things which are common in everyone’s life and through these things the audience is able to relate to them. The show also received critical acclaim for its realistic portrayal of urban women. This Movie was released by Netflix on the occasion of Women’s Day.
1962: The War In The Hills
1962: The War in the Hills is a war drama series starring Abhay Deol in the lead. In this he plays Major Suraj Singh, this Movie unravels the story of his battalion, consisting of 125 Indian soldiers who were outnumbered during a major battle. The show is inspired by real-life events that took place during the Indo-China war of 1962. You can watch it on DISNEY+ HOTSTAR.