Category: Web Series


Netflix Starts Hindi Service

Netflix will have more Hindi from today. It has launched a Hindi user interface for convenience of the Hindi viewers whose number has increased in the recent years.

Netflix’s Hindi UI

Monika Shergill, VP of content Netflix India, said that delivering a great Netflix experience was as important to them as creating great content. Her mailed statement read that they believed the new UI would make Netflix even more accessible and better suit members that prefer Hindi.

Hindi UI is available under Manage Profiles > Language on the Netflix website. Everything including sign-up, title names, search and payment option will be available in Hindi. Also, the language settings are made profile specific to allow different members on the same Netflix account choose their language preference.


Netflix languages

Netflix said that the Hindi UI will be available for global audiences. Presently the streaming service is offered in 26 different languages. Since Hindi is a preferred language in India and most of the local-language Netflix originals like Sacred Games, Delhi Crime and Choked are in Hindi, it makes sense to add Hindi to the language choice.

Netflix subtitles and dubbing

Netflix’s Hindi service will be different from regular subtitles and dubbing where originals are dubbed or streamed with subtitles in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. But not all originals are available with Indian-language subtitles or dubs. Here the streaming service wants to increase that. But it should be ready for the side-effects like censorship of Hollywood movies and TV shows.… Read more


5 Must Watch Web Series In August

Web series has caught the attention of viewers that are expecting more. While there are many web-shows waiting to be launched in the coming days, the below mentioned 5 web series are a must watch in the month of August. 

  1. A Suitable Boy (July 26, Netflix)

It is the story of a young woman looking for a suitable life partner. Set in the era of 1950’s, the web-series is based on Vikram Seth’s novel of the same name. The first episode of the series was premiered on July 26 but the crux of the story will come in August. So, don’t miss it in August Highlight of the web-series is its actors that include big names like Tabu, Ishaan Khatter and Tanya Maniktala.


  1. Bandish Bandits (August 4, Prime Video)

It is a musical love story revolving around two singers but with opposite genre. Tamanna is a rising pop sensation and Radhe is a classical singer. But they are in love and they know that they have to find a middle ground where their relationship can materialize. Lead actors of the series are Shreya Chaudhary and Ritwik Bhowmik.


  1. Abhay 2 (August 14, ZEE5)

It is a gritty gory thriller entering into the second season where Kunal Khemu will reprise his role of an investigating officer. Ram Kapoor will continue to play antagonist in the second season. Another highlight of this series is its actors that are well-known names including Nidhi Singh, Bidita Singh, Asha Negi, Indraneil Sengupta and Asheema Vardhan. 


  1. Aashram (August 28, MX Player)

Bobby Deol is making a comeback on silver screen with this show but not much has been revealed about this series. But Indian audiences are excited about the series as it is directed by Prakash Jha who made movies like Gangaajal and Rajneeti. And the director has selected big names like Anupria Goenka, Aaditi Pohankar, Adhyayan Summan and Darshan Kumaar for significant roles in the series.  


  1. Masaba Masaba (TBA, Netflix)

Written and directed by Sonam Nair, it is the story of life of Masaba Gupta from becoming a leading fashion designer to Read more


Web Series Releasing On Amazon Prime, Netflix, ZEE5, Hotstar In 2020

The latter half of the year will witness start of new web series in addition to the second season of most popular dramas including Mirzapur, The Family Man, Aarya.


Check the upcoming web series and movies on different OTT platforms  


Amazon Prime Video


Mirzapur 2 (December 2020)


Viewers are waiting for the saga of the families of Kaleen Bhaiya and Pandit brothers to unfold. The second season will start with the rise of Munna Tripathi and the revenge of Guddu Pandit.

The Family Man 2 (October 2020)


Senior analyst in Threat Analysis and Surveillance Cell (TASC) Srikant Tiwari was successful in averting a terrorist attack in the season one but the threat is far from over. 

Bandish Bandits (August 2020)


It is a musical romantic drama starring Ritwik Bhowmik and Shreya Chaudhry. It is the story of two young performers but from different musical backgrounds.


Made in Heaven 2 (April 2020)


Viewers liked the life luxurious lifestyle of modern Indians so much that the makes of this web series started thinking of season 2. Zoya Akhtar confirmed the second season on Instagram.


Engineering Girls Season 2


The girls of season 1 are headed for a roller-coaster ride during a campus placement drive. Check the season 2 to see how they choose their careers. 




Masaba Masaba


Fashion designer Masaba Gupta narrates story of her life with her actor-mother Neena Gupta. And the mother-daughter duo is playing lead roles in this web series.


Kaali Khuhi (Black Well)


Directed by Terrie Samundra, Kaali Khuhi is an original Punjabi movie based on the story behind mysterious deaths occurring in a remote village in Punjab.


Extraction 2


The follow up of the hit Netflix movie was confirmed by Joe Russo and it is expected to relies later this year.


Baahubali: Before the Beginning


Based on Anand Neelekantan’s 2017 novel, the web series tells the story of the charismatic girl Sivagami as she matures into a wise queen of Mahishmati. 




Omerta (July 2020)Read more