If you’re wondering what to watch this weekend, we have curated a list of 5 binge worthy shows on Netflix, Zee5 and Amazon Prime Videos. List includes The Family Man, Delhi Crime, Rangbaaz and more.
If you’re not a fan of movies or have already watched all the good one’s on various OTT platforms, then you need to try the flavor of Indian web series. These new-age shows are nothing like the soap operas you grew up watching on television. The stories are more dynamic, the characters are fleshed out and the plot keeps you hooked to your seats. And the best part? You can finish binge watching them in one weekend easily. Today’s list includes some of the biggest gems to come out of Amazon Prime Videos, Netflix and Zee5. So, don’t wonder what to watch online, just check out these OTT shows below.
The Family Man on Amazon Prime Videos
Not to be confused with the American animated satire, The Family Man is a story about a middle-class man who is juggling his life between being a full time husband and a father on one side and a being a spy in the special cell of the National Intelligence Agency on the other. The story is a good mix of thriller, comedy, drama and action and most of it is grounded in reality. The show stars Manoj Bajpayee, Priyamani, Sharib Hashmi, Neeraj Madhav and others.
Delhi Crime on Netflix
This crime drama series is based on a Delhi gang rape case. It follows the Delhi Police investigation into finding the men responsible for the heinous crime. The show can be dark and often uncomfortable to watch but will keep you glued to your seats with the suspense it builds. It stars Shefali Shah, Rasika Dugal, Adil Hussain in lead roles.
Rangbaaz on Zee5
Set against the backdrop of Gorakhpur in the 1990s, the show is based on the true story of Shri Prakash Shukla, a notorious gangster and one of the most wanted criminals of the city. It is a gritty tale of how the path of crime is taken by an underprivileged guy who gets consumed by it. The show features Saqib Saleem, Aahana Kumra, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Ravi Kishan, Ranvir Shorey, Jimmy Sheirgill, Gul Panag and others.
Panchayat on Amazon Prime Videos
The story of Panchayat takes place in Uttar Pradesh where due to lack of jobs Abhishek, played by Jitendra Kumar, is forced to take up the position of a Panchayat secretary in a remote village called Phulera. This is your classic slice-of-life story where every episode is an event in itself and usually, everything ends on a happy note. The show still captures the essence of rural life and simpler emotions. It stars Jitendra Kumar, Pooja Singh, Chandan Roy, Neena Gupta, Raghubir Yadav, Faisal Malik in main roles.
She on Netflix
Aaditi Pahonkar plays the role of Bhumika Pardeshi as she continues her journey towards empowerment and her twisted love interest. Written by Imtiaz Ali, the crime thriller delves deeper into the world of crime and drugs. Kishore Kumar G, Vishwas Kini, Shivani Rangole and others play the lead roles.