From Mirzapur 2 to The Family Man 2, a look the most awaited Hindi web series of 2020 that has got us excited.
The viewership of OTT platforms has seen exponential growth during the lockdown. OTT platforms have recorded huge numbers not only in India but in other countries as well. Many web series and films released during the lockdown have garnered superb numbers. Talking about the Hindi content, 2020 started with Netflix’s web series Ghost Stories. After it, OTT platforms Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar, Zee5, Alt Balaji, Voot came with some good content. Special OPS, Asur, Panchayat received much huge appreciation and garnered good numbers. Still, there is pretty much left in the tank for 2020. There are a few web series awaited for a long time. Let’s have a look at the most awaited Hindi web series of 2020.
Amazon Prime Video’s Mirzapur 2 tops the list. After the blockbuster success of the first season, fans are super excited for the release of the upcoming season. Released in 2018, the dark thrilling web series took the country by storm and left everyone asking for more. In January, Amazon Prime Video announced its lineup of 14 shows to release in 2020. Mirzapur 2 was the part the list. It will premiere on 23 Oct 2020.
The Family Man 2
The first season of The Family Man was premiered last year in September. Starring Manoj Bajpayee and Priyamani, the show received unanimously positive reviews. The fans loved each and every bit of it. Created by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K, it tells the story of a middle-class man secretly working as an intelligence officer for the T.A.S.C, a fictitious branch of the National Investigation Agency.
The first season ended on a major cliffhanger and since then the fans are super excited for the next season. The Family Man 2 was in the list of 14 shows announced by Amazon Prime Video in January 2020. Reports suggest that it would release in the last quarter of 2020.
Another Amazon Prime Show makes a cut in the list. Earlier titled Taandav, this thrilling web series stars Saif Ali Khan and Mohd. Zeeshan Ayub. This web series is being touted as ‘Indian House of Cards’. It is also named in Amazon Prime Video’s 2020 release list. The creator of this series, Ali Abbas Zafar, recently told in an interview to Mid-Day that it would premiere in the last quarter of 2020.
Kota Factory 2
TVF’s Kota Factory was the top-rated Indian web series of 2019. It grabbed a lot of headlines for being realistic, simplistic, and to the point. The series has been renewed for the second season. After Kota Factory, TVF brought two more web series, Hostel Days and Panchayat. Reports suggest that creators are now working on Kota Factory 2 and it would release in 2020 only.
The first season of Breathe starring R Madhavan in the lead role centered around the theme of organ donation along with showcasing the relationship between a father and son. According to sources, the second season of Breathe will not be a continuation of the 1st season and will be based on a new theme. Abhishek Bachchan is all set to make his digital debut along with Saiyami Kher. The show releases on 20 July 2020.
After a grand successful first season, Hotstar has renewed thriller web series Hostages for the second season. Created by Sudhir Mishra, Hostages stars Tisca Chopra and Ronit Roy in lead roles along with Parvin Dabas, Aashim Gulati, and Mohan Kapoor. The second season would have a new story as the first season concluded with no loose ends. Hostages 2 will premiere on 9 Sep 2020.
Made in Heaven 2
Premiered in March last year, Made In Heaven showcased the lives of Tara and Karan, two wedding planners in Delhi running an agency named Made in Heaven. Zoya Akhtar who co-created Made In Heaven with Reema Kagti confirmed the second season on Instagram. Made In Heaven 2 was in the list of 14 shows announced by Amazon Prime Video in January 2020.
Inside Edge Season 3
After two successful seasons, Amazon Prime Video has renewed Inside Edge for the third season. The announcement was made in January 2020. The production was in full swing before the corona pandemic hit the world. Expect the third season to be on Prime In December 2020 or early 2021.
Alankrita Shrivastava of Lipstick Under My Burkha fame is directing a web series for Red Chillies Entertainment to be premiered on Netflix. The story revolves around five women across generations who are struggling with their desire, ethics, the personal crisis in the man- dominated society. It would be the series conveying how each woman tries to find out their true identity. And how they end up being friends, understanding each other unexpectedly.
Aarya is Disney+ Hostar’s latest thriller web series starring Sushmita Sen and Chandrachur Singh. Created by Neerja director Ram Madhvani, the crime thriller series is about a doting wife and a mother of three whose world suddenly turns upside down when her husband’s real business is revealed to her. The show is streaming on Disney+ Hoststar.
Hostel Daze 2
Hostel Daze marked the first collaboration between Amazon Prime Video India and TVF. Premiered on December 13 last year, the received rave reviews by the audience and critics. Those who watched the first season have been waiting for season 2.
Though there is no official announcement, it is being reported that Amazon Prime has renewed the series for the second season. As of now, we can’t give you the exact release date of Hostel Daze 2 but it is likely to out by December this year.
So, these are the most awaited Hindi web series of 2020. Which one are you waiting for? Share your views with us in the comments section.
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