Top 5 Indian TV Series on Netflix and Amazon, a treat in the isolation
TV series and movies without Indian content are always incomplete. Netflix and Amazon are working with Indian film and TV industry and have produced some epic TV series which were highly appreciated all over the world; here is the list of 5 highly rated TV series on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
1. Sacred Games (2018) (Netflix)
Based on the novel of the same name, Sacred Games is an Indian crime, mystery and thriller Netflix TV series directed by Vikramaditya and Anurag Kashyap. The story surrounds two main characters Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) and a former gangster Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazudin Siddiqi). The two season epic consists of 16 episodes, a journey to save the city from the disaster within 25 days. It was also nominated for the prestigious Emmy awards.
2. Mirzapur (2018) (Amazon)
Mirzapur is an Indian Thriller crime TV series available on Amazon Prime Video, directed by Karan Anshuman starring Pankaj Tripathi and Ali Fazal. The story revolves around the rules and governance of mafia don with involvement in drugs and guns and his encounter with two middle class youngsters. Season 1 was released in 2018 with 9 episodes and renewed for season 2 after highly anticipated all over.
3. Panchayat (2020) (Amazon)
Panchayat is a comedy drama web series on Amazon prime video, created by Deepak Mishra starring Jitendra Kumar and Neena Gupta. The story is about a graduate engineer who joins as a panchayat secretary in the remote village of Phulera due to lack of better jobs in the city. The web series is about the new life and atmosphere he faced and adopted. Panchayat was highly appreciated in India for its story and direction.
4. Delhi Crime (2019) (Netflix)
Delhi Crime is a drama crime web series written and directed by Richie Mehta starring Shefali Shah. The series is based on the true events of the famous 2012 Delhi Gang Rape. The story of brutality on a young girl in a bus and its aftermath. A female police officer is given the task to find out the culprits of the rape and death of an innocent. The writer has also announced another season with a new story.
5. Paatal Lok (2020) (Amazon)
Paatal Lok is a crime thriller TV series created by Three state films starring Jaideep Ahlawat. The story is based on the novel “The Story of My Assassins” by Tarun Tejpal.
The story surrounds the post scenario of an assassination attempt of a journalist gone wrong. A low-rank police officer is handed over the case to hide the facts but he is firm to crack it. Paatal Lok received many positive reviews and declared one of the best crime thriller produced in India.