The Indian Film Industry has faced many setbacks this year due to lockdown as theatres were shut down. Well, the audience got another good thing as the OTT platform rose out of nowhere.
We have witnessed many web originals that attracted everyone’s attention and garnered good reviews.
There are hundreds of small as well as big web series available for the Indian audience and many new series are already announced.
However, the famous reviewing site IMDb has picked you the 10 most rated Indian web series this year which you must see in your free time.
Below is the list of 10 top-rated Indian Web Series of the year 2020 as per IMDb ratings.
1. Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story
The story of Big Bull is worth telling and star filmmaker Hansal Mehta decided to create a full-fledged web series on the rise and fall of Harshad Mehta.
Little do you know that the movie titled ‘Big Bull’ is also announced on the Disney+ Hotstar starring Abhishek Bachchan in the lead role.
Pratik Gandhi gave a career-defining performance in the web series and became the star overnight. The web series became one of the top-rated web series on IMDb ratings. The web series is loved by fans and critics have appreciated the efforts of filmmakers to come up with such a bold idea.
IMDB Rating – 9.4
TVF makers are famous for coming up with compelling and thought-provoking web series. They have created a buzz with their interesting web series such as Permanent Roommates, Pitchers, Cubicles, Kota Factory, and now Panchayat.
The web series focused on the protagonist who got a government job in a rural area. The makers beautifully captured rural India and their interesting stories.
IMDB Rating – 8.7
3. Special OPS
Neeraj Pandey often comes with gripping spy thrillers such as Baby, Naam Shabana, and Special 26. The web series Special OPS focuses on the RAW agent Himmat Singh and his mission to capture the notorious terrorist.
The show got positive reviews from critics for its interesting plots and writing. K. K. Menon has given another iconic performance in the skin of Himmat Singh.
IMDB Rating – 8.5
4. Bandish Bandits
While the audience loves suspense and thriller web series, Bandish Bandits is seriously a different flavor. Bandish Bandits is a romantic musical that became a huge hit this year.
The show has an ensemble cast of Naseeruddin Shah, Rajesh Tailang, Sheeba Chaddha, Ritwik, and Shreya. People started listening to the songs from the series in the loop.
IMDB Rating – 8.6
5. Mirzapur Season 2
Mirzapur season 2 was the most awaited web series of the year. The season became a fan favorite because of its dialogue and the cliffhanger. Even though the audience said the web series is nothing like its season, the series was viewed and appreciated by fans and critics.
Now fans are waiting for season 3 of the series and making various fan theories on the character.
IMDB Rating – 8.4
6. Asur: Welcome to Your Dark Side
Voot Select came into the big league with its mythology fictional tale Asur: Welcome to Your Dark Side. The series perfectly blends science and mythology.
The interesting plot and acting performance of the ensemble cast make this show an interesting watch. Fans were going gaga over the dialogues and ending of the show.
IMDB – 8.4
7. Paatal Lok
Jaideep Ahlawat became a new sensation with his web original Pataal Lok. He played the typical Delhian Cop named Hathiram Chaudhary.
The show became a big hit and Jaideep Ahlawat, Abhishek Banarjee, and Neeraj Kabi were noticed and appreciated. Fans are expecting the second season from the makers.
IMDB – 7.8
High became a smash hit web series in 2020. The series featured Akshay Oberoi, Mrinmayee Godbole, Ranvir Shorey, and many others.
The series focuses on the exposure of drug trafficking in the market which is dangerous for people.
IMDB – 8.2
Season 2 of Abhay was sold to the audience by making deadly villains against Inspector Abhay.
For instance, the show has Ram Kapoor, Chunky Pandey, Bidita Bag, and Raghav Juyal play negative characters while Kunal Khemu reprised his role of Inspector Abhay. The series was loved by fans and critics.
IMDB – 8.0
Sushmita Sen made a good comeback with the web series Aarya. It was also the debut of Sushmita Sen on the OTT platform. Critics have compared the character arc of Aarya with Walter White of Breaking Bad.
The series focused on a family who is involved in the drug business. It is expected that makers are planning for season 2 with Aarya exploring international business.
IMDB – 7.9