The popularity of OTT platforms has intrigued the makers to create some good series, each with a unique storyline covering different genres. If you are looking to watch some good Indian series, we have curated a list of the top 7 most watched Indian series of all time:
Farzi is the story of a small but brilliant artist who is so perfect that he can flawlessly create a fake note. Although our struggling artist is a hero, so is the honest cop who is trying to take down the gangsters behind the fake notes. Featuring Shahid Kapoor in the lead role, the series was released on February 10, 2023, and is available on Amazon Prime Video. The series has approximately 37 million views.
2. Rudra: The Edge of Darkness
Starring Ajay Devgan, Raashii Khanna, and Esha Deol, Rudra is a psychological crime thriller that revolves around the story of DCP Rudraveer Pratap Singh. It is a 6 episode series that was released on March 4, 2022, and is available to watch on Disney Hotstar. The series has over 35 million views.
Available to stream on Amazon Prime Video, Mirzapur is an action crime thriller that has Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Vikrant Massey, Divyendu, Rasika Duggal and Shweta Tripathi Sharma in the lead roles. The series was shot in Mirzapur and is about a powerful family that almost runs the city. The series has two seasons, and the season 2 of the series has almost 30 million views.
Directed by Deepak Kumar Mishra, the series was first released on April 3, 2020. It is about an engineer who has been posted to the position of Gram Panchayat secretary in a small village in Uttar Pradesh and who soon begins to take an interest in village politics. The series has two seasons, and the second season has over 29 million views. The series is available for watch on Amazon Prime Video.
5. Criminal Justice
Starring the much-talented Pankaj Tripathi, Vikrant Massey, Jackie Shroff, Anupriya Goenka, Mita Vashisht, and others in the lead role, the series is a crime thriller that is available on Hotstar Specials. It has an interesting plot and was released on December 24, 2020. The series has approximately 29 million views.
6. The Night Manager
Released on June 29, 2023, the series is a crime thriller starring Aditya Roy Kapur, Anil Kapoor, and Sobhita Dhulipala in the lead roles. It is a remake of a British series of the same name. The series has a clever plot and is about a former Lieutenant infiltrating a gangster for revenge. The show is available on Disney Hotstar and has over 27 million views.
7. The Family Man
The series has Manoj Bajpayee in the lead role. He is a T.A.S.C. agent trying to balance his work and personal life. It already has 2 seasons, and a third is expected soon since the previous one was left in a cliff-hanger. Season 2 of the show has more than 26 million views and is available on Amazon Prime Video.