2020 in spite of being a very terrible year for everyone, it wasn’t that tedious. It brought us someone amazing web series which made us sit on our chairs till we got restless. It amazed us with their outstanding storyline. Where Hollywood web series gave their best stories with amazing casting, Bollywood too didn’t fail to take our hearts.
With Netflix’s Delhi Crime which chronicles the horrific Nirbhaya case of 2012; winning the International Emmy Awards for the Best Drama Series, Bollywood marks its position in the list. It gave us a bunch of thrilling and heart touching series which made us forget the chaos going on in the world. We all need something or someone to make us feel relaxed from the tedious life. Web series became one of those things which became our survival for 2020.
Here are some mind blowing web series of 2020 which took our hearts away:
1. Scam 1992 – The Harshad Mehta Story: Pratik Gandhi with his debut role in the series stuns everyone with his intense character and his style. The story is based on a true incident of the biggest stockbroker Harshad Mehta known as the “The Amitabh Bachchan of BSE”. The storyline marks his very budding stage of a stockbroker and to the scams he made in his time. Where will you find it? – SonyLIV
2. Aarya: With Sushmita Sen in a titular role as Aarya Sen, the series demands maturity and intensity with every episode. The story follows the story of a cop who is asked to solve a baffling case, while being backstabbed by her own relatives. Every frame will keep us on the edge of our seats. Where will you find it? – Hotstar
3. Paatal Lok: An incredulous Delhi Police Officer Hathi Ram Choudhary is tasked with a high profile case, an assassination of a journalist Sanjeev Mehta. The story mounts as he is dragged into the dark side of India’s heartland. Where will you find it? Prime Video
4. Special Ops: A Hotstar Special series based on the story of a RAW Agent Himmat Singh starring Kay Kay Menon as the protagonist. The plot follows the true incident of the 2001 Parliament Attack and for the hunt of the mastermind behind the happening. Where will you find it? – Hotstar
5. Bandish Bandits: Takings us back to the authenticity and culture of Rajasthan, Bandish Bandits is the story of two extreme opposites Radhe a classical singer and Tamanna a pop singer. The premise revolves around their love story with some dark secrets in Radhe’s family. Where will you find it? – Prime Video