There is no one who hasn’t binge watched a web series on one of the leading OTT platforms. This year, we were spoiled for choice as streaming services released new series weekly. Many became instantly likable shows, while others struggled to even get through a single episode. Whether the reviews were good or bad, some shows became instant hits because they had big stars and interesting content.
Rudra: On the edge of darkness It marked Ajay Devgan’s OTT debut. The series premiered on Disney+ Hotstar and received mixed response from the audience. However, this did not stop people from watching the series. well, Panchayat 2 It also came to Amazon Prime Video after a long wait; Thus, the fans could not contain their excitement and the series was deservedly popular and loved. Also, season three Ashram MX Player, starring Bobby Deol, was the most watched web series of the year.
Check out the most watched Indian web series in 2022 in detail below:
Aashram 3 – MX Player
Prakash Jha is the director of crime drama web series Ashram, produced by MX Player. He is responsible for its production as part of Prakash Jha Productions. The series stars Bobby Deol along with Aaditi Pohankar, Darshan Kumar, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Tushar Pandey, Anupriya Goenka, Adhyayan Suman, Vikram Kochhar, Tridha Choudhury, Rajeev Siddhartha, Sachin Shroff, Anurita Jha, Parinitaa Seth, Kanup Gup Khanta, Jahangir Khanta, Preeti. Sood and Navdeep Tomar. Madhvi Bhatt, Avinash Kumar, Sanjay Masomm, Tejpal Singh Rawat and Kuldeep Ruhil are the writers here.
The story of Ashram 3 Kashipur Wale Baba Nirala played by Bobby Deol does a good job as a kingmaker after Hukum Singh is elected as the chief minister of the state. But victory is not enough for Baba; He strives to accomplish more and excel! Although Hukum Singh is the chief minister of the state, he has found it difficult to assemble his cabinet as the ashram milks ministers as long as possible. No matter what happens, Baba Nira is determined to get Pammi back. While everyone else is celebrating the election results, he plans how to track down Pammi, who has managed to evade the ashram forces and the state police. Meanwhile, Sub-Inspector Ujagar Singh has decided to reveal the truth about Baba Nirala. Will Ujagar Singh be able to explain everything that really happened with Baba Nirala? How does Baba Nirala try to kidnap Pammi and Akki?
Criminal Justice: Adhura Sach – Disney+ Hotstar
The legal drama web series is directed by Rohan Sippy DarknessPays attention Criminal justice. The story follows the investigation into the death of a young celebrity. Pankaj Tripathi, Shweta Basu Prasad, Purab Kohli, and Swastika Mukherjee give strong performances. It premiered on August 26, 2022, and is the third installment of the syndicated courtroom drama. Criminal justice It is produced by Hotstar Specials.
The young and spoiled Mukul Ahuja is the biological stepson of his stepfather Neeraj Ahuja. He is the son of Avantika. Neeraj’s daughter, Sara Ahuja, is a child actress currently starring in the Indian TV serial Bittu. The money Sarah earns serves as the main source of income for the Ahujas. Sarah is contracted by a real estate developer on Maud Island to make an advertisement film for his upcoming development. Both Mukul and Sara secretly leave their villa the night before the shoot and go to the same party, where they talk to each other. Before leaving the party, they have a big fight in front of everyone.
Although Sarah does not return, Mukul returns home. Later, her body was found floating face down in water with acid burns covering her face. Mukul is arrested and taken to the Juvenile Court House as all circumstantial evidence points to him. Lekha, a public prosecutor, has been selected to represent the state of Maharashtra, which is adamantly determined to uphold Mukul’s conviction. Meanwhile, Sara’s parents retain the legal services of Madhav Mishra (Pankaj Tripathi), but Mukul has no faith in his lawyer and finds other ways to get out of the sticky situation himself.
Dahan – Disney+ Hotstar
Some of the actors from the supernatural horror show Dahan: Raakan Ka Rahasya Tisca Chopra, Saurabh Shukla, Rohan Joshi and Rajesh Tailang. The show is directed by Vikranth Pawar and produced by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. The series will be available to stream on Disney+ Hotstar from September 16, 2022.
To clear her name, a disgraced IAS officer takes up a mysterious case in Shilaspura, a place known for occult rituals.
Guilty Minds – Amazon Prime Video
Legal drama TV series Guilty mind Currently available to watch on Amazon Prime Video. Shefali Bhushan and Jayant Digambar are responsible for writing and directing the Somalkar series. The TV show stars Shriya Pilgonkar, Varun Mitra, Sugandha Garg, Kulbhushan Karbanda and Satish Kaushik in lead roles.
The characters of three law school friends Kashaf Kwas, Deepak Rana and Vandana Katpaliya are at the center of the story. Kashaf and Vandana manage a law center dealing with class actions and humanitarian issues, while Deepak is a representative of Khanna & Khanna, a well-known law practice with a clientele of wealthy individuals. Each episode of the series explores topics such as rape, artificial intelligence and water scarcity, as well as how these concerns interact with people’s lives and the values they hold dear.
Gullak 3 – SonyLIV
Shreyansh Pandey is the mind behind SonyLIV online series a lump, produced by him under the umbrella of The Viral Fever (TVF). The show focuses on the Mishra family, including Santosh and Shanti Mishra as well as their sons Anand “Anu” Mishra and Aman Mishra. Jameel Khan, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Vaibhav Raj Gupta, and Harsh Mayar play the lead roles in the show while Sunita Rajwar plays their neighbor.
The Mishra family has matured in terms of age, experience and satisfaction level. Aman, the youngest child, is currently studying in the 12th standard and has high hopes, while his elder brother has his own goals and aspirations. But when Annu’s dreams and wishes collide, he realizes that certain goals must be preserved if he is to fulfill his family obligations and responsibilities.
Human – Disney+ Hotstar
The medical thriller streaming TV series depicts the underbelly of human drug testing and the world of medical fraud. the humanIt started on 14 January 2022 on Disney+ Hotstar. The series aims to expose the nexus between pharmaceutical companies, large private hospitals and government officials who exploit the poor in human trials for new drugs.
As pharmaceutical companies race to develop the next blockbuster drug, efforts to save lives take a backseat, and people are dehumanized in the process. Explore the murky realm of clinical trials for drugs.
Mismatch 2 – Netflix
Teen romantic drama web series does not match, which had its world premiere on Netflix in 2020, dropped its second season earlier this year. Prajakta Koli, Rohit Saraf, Vihaan Samat, Taaruk Raina, Muskkaan Jaferi, Devyani Shorey, Rannvijay Singh, and Vidya Malvade will appear in Season 2, which is also directed by Akarsh Khurana and Nipun Dharmadhikari and produced by Ronnie Screwvala. On October 14, 2022, it was made available to the public, to mixed reception, and has the highest number of views on Netflix in terms of views per day.
The talented programmer known as Dimple (Prajakta Koli) cannot find her app. Rishi, played by Rohit Saraf, is a hopeless romantic who has given up on love completely. Dimple and Rishi are forced to navigate the treacherous terrain of friendships, new love interests, broken promises, stressful academic pressures and unexpected rivalries as their futures are at stake. Will Dimple and Rishi get back together despite all the drama going on in the background?
Panchayat 2 – Amazon Prime Video
Responsible for creating the comedy-drama online series The Viral Fever Panchayat, which is available on Amazon Prime Video. Starring Jitendra Kumar, Sanvikaa, Raghubir Yadav, Neena Gupta, Chandan Roy, Durgesh Kumar, Ashok Pathak, Faisal Malik and Sunita Rajwar, the series was written by Chandan Kumar and directed by Deepak Kumar Mishra. The plot revolves around Phulera, an engineering graduate who takes up a post as a panchayat secretary in a fictional village called Phulera in Uttar Pradesh due to lack of better job opportunities.
The show was shot in a real panchayat office in Mahodia village in Sehore district of Madhya Pradesh. The capital of Madhya Pradesh is Bhopal, which is about 40 km from Sehore. Mahodi and the district headquarters of Sehore are separated by approximately 10 km. Anurag Saikia is responsible for creating the soundtrack as well as the score for the series; On the other hand, Amitabh Singh and Amit Kulkarni were responsible for the series’ cinematography and editing respectively.
As a result of the emergence of a challenger to Pradhan ji, the politics of Phulera village is heating up. Abhishek stands up for Pradhan’s family because he cannot remain neutral.
Rocket Boys – SonyLIV
SonyLIV’s streaming series focuses on real-life events The Rocket Boys. The lives of Homi J. Bhabha and Vikram Sarabhai provide inspiration for this series. Directed by Abhay Pannu, the film is produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur, Monisha Advani and Madhu Bhojwani under the brands Roy Kapur Films and Emmay Entertainment respectively. Along with Regina Cassandra, the series stars Jim Sarbh and Ishwak Singh in lead roles.
Series The Rocket Boys Dr. Homi J. Bhabha and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai tells the story of two remarkable men. The novel takes place during a crucial period in Indian history, the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, when the country was making strides to become a powerful, courageous and independent nation. It tells the story of the formative years of the scientific community in independent India.
Dr. Homi J. Bhabha created India’s nuclear program and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai established the Indian space program and many other institutions. Both had a dream and a vision in their minds when they started their work and it showed through their eyes and minds. Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, a pioneer of modern Indian space and nuclear technology. Parvana Irani, one of Bhabha’s closest associates, Raza Mehdi (not a real person but a fictional character scripted as an antagonist for dramatization), a renowned scientist, and Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, who supported them every step of the way, all join their journey.
The season focuses on their friendship, sacrifices and incredible hard work and how it all led to India’s first rocket launch. This event symbolizes India’s journey into a new world after the war and is the focus of the season.
Rudra: The Edge of Darkness – Disney+ Hotstar
Rudra: On the edge of darkness Disney+ is a psychological crime thriller TV show made for Hotstar and available to watch online. It is a remake of the popular British TV series Luther. Ajay Devgn, Raashii Khanna, and Esha Deol are the three main actors of this serial.
DCP Rudraveer Pratap Singh, “Rudra” played by Ajay Devgn, is on the trail of a suspect who has been hospitalized in a plantation. After an investigation into what happened, he was reinstated a few months later; However, his time away from power took a toll on him.