Amazon Prime Video is home to some of the most popular shows from a variety of genres, including thrillers, romantic comedies, sci-fi, or perhaps a combination of all genres. In the past few years, such as the series The Family Man, Patal Lok And Mirzapur Very popular for their lively, grim story and sharp twists with some humor. On the other hand, like a show Made in Heaven It took the viewers into the chaos of lavish weddings. If that’s not enough, there are healthy stories like The wonderful Mrs. Maisel Or an edgy one-woman show Fleabag It is now a viewer favorite. Check out some of the best Amazon Prime web series in India.
Prime series to watch in India
|Web series||IMDb rating|
|The Family Man||8.7/10|
|Four more shots please!||7.2/10|
|Made in Heaven||8.3/10|
|Breathe: Into the Shadows||7.6/10|
|The wonderful Mrs. Maisel||8.6/10|
|cycle of time||7.1/10|
The best web series on Amazon Prime Video
The Family Man
Family Man follows the life of Manoj Bajpayee’s Srikanth Tiwari, a middle-class family man who secretly works as an intelligence officer for an investigative agency. Poignant, addictive, thrilling and filled with dry humour, The Family Man also stars Priyamani, Sharad Kelkar and Sharif Hashmi. While Neeraj Madhav was the main antagonist of Season 2, Samantha Ruth Prabhu joined Season 2 as a hardened military rebel.
This Amazon Prime series is a must watch to find out what happens when superheroes abuse their powers instead of using them for good. The Boys is based on the comic book of the same name by Garth Ennis and Darric Robertson. The web series is now in its third season, with a fourth season slated for next year. What’s more, The Boys received a healthy rating on IMDb and was also praised by critics.
Four more shots please!
Wild and daring, Four More Shots Please chronicles the adventures and perils of four brash and unflappable characters as they struggle to navigate love, work and friendships. Their lives are full of chaos, but apparently, as long as they have their tequila shots, they know they’ll make it. Often referred to as the desi version of Sex and the City, the series stars Sayani Gupta, Keerthy Kulhari, Bani J and Manvi Gagru.
Adding to the popular crime shows on OTT, Mirzapur tells the story of Akhandananda Tripathi (Pankaj Tripathi), the mafia don and ruler of Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh. The show chronicles deadly power struggles within his own family, external threats and a snowball game of ambitions. Mirzapur stars Ali Fazal, Rasika Duggal, Shweta Tripathi and Kulbhushan Kharbanda.
Made in Heaven
Don’t be fooled by the dazzling sangeet, mehndi ceremonies and lavish pre-wedding parties of the rich and famous. Follow the struggles of Tara Khanna (Shobhita Dhulipala) and Karan Mehra (Arjun Mathur) as they try to plan glamorous weddings while dealing with the pressures of their personal lives. Made in Heaven shows a dark side to all glitz and reiterates the idea—what glitters, what isn’t gold. Released in 2018, the series stars Jim Sarbh, Kalki Koechlin, Vijay Raj and Manvi Gagru among others. The show will return for Season 2 this year.
A disillusioned cop (Jaideep Ahlawat) takes on the strangest case of his lifetime when four accused are caught in the attempted murder of a journalist. However, it was not as straightforward as he first believed. He is drawn into the dark realms of the underworld. The show is inspired by the traditional concepts of swarga, dhari and patal (heaven, earth and hell), a metaphor for the various castes in India. Patal Lok received rave reviews for its storyline, performances and direction. Season 2 will be released later this year.
Breathe: Into the Shadows
How far would you go to save the lives of your loved ones? In the first season, Madhavan played the role of Danny, a desperate father who wants to save his son at any cost. His son Josh is fourth on the list of donor-recipients, and Danny goes on a murderous spree as a cop (Amit Saad) goes on his trail to kill the other donors. In the second season, Abhishek Bachchan plays a psychiatrist whose son is kidnapped. He and his wife Abha (Nithya Menon) face horrific manipulations at the hands of a masked kidnapper who later realizes it is someone eerily familiar.
The Hindi comedy-drama follows the lives of four friends, Ankit (Adarsh Gaurav), Chirag (Love), and Jaat (Shubham Gaur), students and roommates in their first year. This show will take you through the fun and drama of an engineering hostel.
Who says life after death is peaceful? Upload takes us to a future world where your consciousness can be digitized for an exorbitant price and customers can stay in a luxurious afterlife resort of their choice. Our protagonist, bratty Nathan (Robert Amell) finds himself at an expensive resort after being killed in a car accident. He is sponsored by his girlfriend Ingrid, who can visit and video call him whenever she wants. However, romance begins between Nathan and Nora (Andy Allo), a happy customer representative at the resort. A fun and satirical show, Upload makes for a very entertaining watch.
The wonderful Mrs. Maisel
The critically acclaimed and Emmy-nominated series follows Rachel Brosnahan as Miriam ‘Midge’ Maisel, who realizes she has a knack for stand-up comedy and decides to pursue a career in it while trying to hide her newfound job. Her family. The show, which ran for four seasons, also starred Alex Borstein, Michael Zegen and Marin Hinkle.
Sassy and delightfully wicked, the British comedy-drama sees Phoebe Waller-Bridge as a free-spirited, but broken and angry woman in London. It’s a one-woman show, and Phoebe often breaks the fourth wall with hilarious comments and monologues that add even more flavor to the series. Cian Clifford and Andrew Scott joined the second series.
Wheel of Time
Based on Robert Jordan’s novel series of the same name, the show follows the story of Maureen, a woman from Ace Sadai, an organization of powerful women who can channel one’s power. She encounters a group of villagers and believes herself to be the reincarnation of a dragon, a channeler who has ravaged the world. The series stars Rosamund Pike, Daniel Henney, Joe Robbins and Madeleine Madden.
If you’re a Big Bang Theory fan and want to know the background of socially awkward Sheldon Cooper, Young Sheldon is for you. The series sees Ian Armitage as a young Sheldon, already exhibiting the precocious behavior the character is known for in the original series.
Written By Sabhitech