The old, clichéd love story days are over, now crime- thrillers have finally found their way into our fav list and we can’t wait to tell you those 6 must- watch web series you should binge watch in your quarantine-o- vacation. Here’s the list guys!
Sacred Games: (Season 1 & 2)
One of the first crime based Indian web series, Sacred Games created a steer among the audience on Netflix. The first season shows the rise of Ganesh Gaintonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) from a local priest’s son to a dreaded don. The second season shows the notorious gangster’s life after he manages to flee and how his life takes turns. It eventually ends with a massive climax that involves much more than just his life. Meanwhile, we all memorized the famous dialogue “Sirf 25 din hai sahib, sirf 25 din”, courtesy meme alert.
Set in UP’s Mirzapur, this Amazon Prime show revolves around the life of Kaleen Bhaiya who controls the entire city. His son Munna bhaiya, a power hungry boy, thinks everyone is bound to follow him. The main characters of the story are two brothers Guddu and Bablu who quickly rise in the plot and create all kind of ruckus and eventually paying the price for it. The powerful cast adds up to the hype about this web series.
Anushka Sharma’s production venture narrates the case of an attempt to murder one of India’s leading TV journalists. This series shows how a small-town cop investigates the case and all problems he faces. It builds up all the anxiety for climax as the case turns out to be a part of a bigger conspiracy and ends with a pretty good finale. Thumbs up for some incredible acting by the that made the story so impactful.
This series shows the story of a simple and ordinary girl who tries to discover her sexuality in a world where she had faced the wrath of masculinity and molestations since her childhood. The lead character is amazingly portrayed by Aditi Pohanker, a simple cop who ends up becoming an interrogator.
Breathe (season 1 and 2)
Each season of this awesome crime thriller is contradictory to the other. In first season R Madhavan makes his power-packed cameo and its plot, acting and background music make it more interesting. In the 2nd season, the story runs in a different angle. Amit Sadh is a treat to the eyes with his straight cut acting as a police officer.
This series is based on the horrific incident of Nirbhaya gang rape case and gives you goosebumps for sure! A must-watch and every actor just portrayed their characters especially Shefali Shah as the DCP. This series will take you through an emotional ride for sure.