If you’re hell bored watching saas-bahu sagas & Hollywood series on repeat, then it’s the time to ditch them and switch to the world of Indian web series. Custom made for Indian youth with super-engaging and practical content, these shows are the next big thing in town, moving away from all that daily soap melodrama!
From the massive pool of web series available, we’ve handpicked these sorted ones that you can binge watch this month!
Yeh Meri Family
Set in the 90s, TVF’s Yeh Meri Family is the story about a family and their daily shenanigans.This one
is a special, nostalgic, sweet & emotional web series that’ll take you back to those long lost glorious &innocent pre -teens day.
If you were the shaitan bachha of your home & had to go for tuitions while others could play in the
evening because you were not good at studies, ever got in a game of flames with your childhood
crush but couldn’t muster the courage to express your feelings? If you read the first pornographic
magazine of your life secretly hiding on the terrace of your home and watched Fashion TV after you
parents had fallen asleep. If you miss all these moments badly, Yeh meri family will make you laugh
and go awwww throughout the series! It packs each episode with fine acting and amazing
performances by its protagonists that the smile never goes off your face!
The icing on the cake is the fresh & symbolic songs. With a strong cast and seemingly strong
content, loaded with funny one-liners Yeh Meri Family(devoid of any clichéd melodrama )is out there
to win your hearts surprising you with its ordinary brilliance.
Go! Watch it right now if you have not already.
#Arre summer koi season nahi hota, who ek festival hota hai. Garmi is the father of all festivals.
Muh se dhua nikalne ke ilaava tu kya nahi kar sakta summers mein.
The Reunion, a show produced by The Zoom Studios circles around best buddies. ‘The Reunion’ is a story about four Bffs who meet after ages; a rollercoaster ride that dwells on a myriad of emotions. It’s a show that guarantees to fill you with the warmth of friendship & camaraderie promising to bring out the joys, quirks, dreams, memories, fights & fears of the long-lost bygone days! The show makes you nostalgic and takes you right down memory lane making it a perfect pick for the millennial.
#Jab they met again..
A web series by The Viral Fever(TVF) Pitchers, a wildly successful dramedy is about a group of first–time entrepreneurs who quit their jobs to work on their million dollar ideas, their ‘startup’. Pitchers pop out for its intellect & non-pretentious way portraying the struggles & ambitions of urban Indians without overdoing the buddy-comedy stuff & is totally devoid of clichés!
And then you have Jeetu starring. So it doesn’t get better.
An absolute must watch along with an amazing sound track!
The Viral Fever’s ultimate creation on relationship chronicles, Permanent Roommates revolves around the lives of a young Mumbai- based couple, Tanya and Mikesh, who’ve been in a long-distance relationship for 3 years & are finally facing the prospect of marriage.
What follows in the sitcom is a fusion of fun, drama and revelations that relates with most of us who’ve been in a relationship. You just cannot miss this one!
Girl In The City
This Bindaas original show is about a girl from a humble family who like a million others moves to the sapnon ka sheher Mumbai from Dehradun. From being an amateur to fitting in the fashion world, a perfect mix of love, friendship, drama & fun, Girl in The City is out there to win your hearts & totally worth your time!
#Dehradun ki dosti leads to Mumbai ki masti! #City madness ke beech mei bhi sweetness.. #Passion for fashion.
A Bindass channel production, The Trip chronicles the misadventures of the four women headed for a bachelorette party to Thailand. On an epic journey with pretty visuals and an evocative background score alongside giggling banter and whispered confessions, The Trip is a full package & will keep you drooling and captivated for sure!
Official Chukyagiri !
An Arré original, this is the story of a recent college pass out Spandan Chukya. Things don’t always go according to plan, Especially When You Are An INTERN. From Meerut to Mumbai through hardships via love & loss at the workplace, Spandan makes his journey with unexpected events taking place again & again. This one’s a rollercoaster touching simplicity of a common man in the suburbs.
Must watch if you haven’t yet!
#ChedDiyaToChodnaNahi #ChodDiyaToChednaNahi #Yahan jagah milti nahi, banani padti hai
Sometimes things don’t go your way & you end up in deep shit?
Watch this epic stoner comedy which will remind you of all the times you got baked!
A fiction web series about three flatmates smoking & lighting up doobies while figuring out a ‘business plan’ to make money ; Baked chronicles the misfortunes of three university dudes from DU who decide to start a midnight food delivery service.
Created by Pechkas Pictures and ScoopWhoop Talkies, its shot in various locales of Delhi, and is quite Delhi Belly-esque! Ignore the shameless plug; this shit is actually good!
A comic series about two girls living their own routine life, smoking & chilling. Watching this is an adventure in itself through ups and downs with hilarity. Ladies Room is a helluva ride with its women uncensored, un-photoshopped & unmanageable!
It makes you realize that women do not actually fart rainbows, poop marshmallows or speak entirely in Rumi!
#Let’s go to the loo?
#2Girls #6Loos #Infinite Fun
Exploit your wi-fi connections & watch these amazing web series now!!
I’m sure you’ll start to grow on these series in no time and will be left in distress for wanting more!
Ready Steady & Binge!!
Article by: Shreya Paul
Saurabh Pradhan, Professional photographer, Entrepreneur, Digital Marketer, Food enthusiasts, an event planner who loves exploring the city.