Today, Indian TV series have become the most popular forms of entertainment reaching homes. Thanks to streaming channels such as Netflix, Hotstar, and Amazon Prime. Gone are the days of sas-bahu melodramas curdling with emotions, running for five years! Besides international shows like Game of Thrones or Spartacus, there are Indian web series that you can binge-watch with a bowl of cheese popcorn.

Best Indian TV Series

Indian TV series

These popular shows you should not miss. Here is the list of the top three that you can enjoy with your family and friends:

  1. Mirzapur

    Watch this Indian crime thriller on Amazon Prime that has lured the audience with its interesting plot points and acting prowess of the performers in the show. The scene is set on Mirzapur with other scenes shot in Azamgarh, Jaunpur, Ghazipur, Gorakhpur, and Lucknow. The story revolves around mafia, guns, drugs, and pandemonium surrounding crime and criminal activities. The major character is Akhandanand Tripathi played by the talented actor Pankaj Tripathi, earning crores through the export of carpets.

    Tripathi is the mafia of Mirzapur with his dictatorial son Munna, takes on the business after him to spread crime, lawlessness, and mayhem. You will love the series as drama and tension unfold in Mirzapur. The other actors are Vikrant Massey, Shweta Tripathi, Divyendu Sharma, Harshita Gaur, Ali Fazal, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Rasika Dugal, and Kulbhushan Kharbanda in the lead.

  1. Sacred Games

    The series is a must-watch, the second season coming up in August 2019. It is one TV series to binge watch if you have already watched season one. You cannot miss the drama and excitement of this series based on Vikram Chandra’s novel of the same name. The series is full of action, drama, crime, and sex.

    The plot revolved around Sartaj Singh, the police official and a gangster named Gaitonde, who thinks he is God. The story is so weaved that it will keep you glued to Netflix until the last episode.

    The actors of the show are Saif Ali Khan, the Bollywood big shot, talented Radhika Apte, and the versatile Nawazuddin Siddiqui. You should watch this show with mature people as it has loads of violence, sex, and profanity that are characteristic of the underbelly of Mumbai.

  1. Breathe

    It is another crime series, featuring on Amazon Prime with Madhavan and Amit Sadh in the lead roles. It has taken storytelling to another level and you know it if you have watched season one. The second season will release soon with Abhishek Bacchan in the lead.

    The story is about an ordinary man, played by Madhavan, facing an unusual situation to save his son from dying by any means. Kabir Sawant, played by Amit Sadh, collects the missing clues to unrelated deaths, which could be murder or suicide. All evidence lead to a common person.

    Binge-watch this show to see the drama and mystery unfold on your TV screen. The man with a goal to save his ailing son at any cost and a determined police officer to catch the culprit forms the crux of this series.


Start watching these shows on Netflix or Prime. Happy binge-watching! You will have a great time when drama unfolds in your living room.

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