With the emergence of video streaming platforms in India, the popularity of web series takes place accordingly. Web series consists of around 1-hour videos or less with a plot similar to the movies we watch. Here are the top 10 web series to watch for free on Youtube:
Miss your college or school days? This series is definitely a must-watch for you then, a group of friends reunite after ten years. The class of 2008 came together to meet each other and make some memories. But the reunion brings back unpleasant memories and takes some unexpected turns. A failed marriage and some failed friendships cause even more troubles in the reunion. But by the end, everything falls back in place when Veer, the protagonist, tries to settle things up in the group.
This series takes you back in time to the restless and carefree days, days when friendship and love meant more than anything. The series from Zoom Studios stars Veer Rajwant Singh and Sapna Pabbi in the lead roles along with many other supporting actors. The season ended with a quote that really melts our hearts, “Sometimes it’s important to look back to move forward in life.” Recently, Season 2 of this series was released with an entirely different cast except for Veer and a completely new story.
Please Find Attached
This sweet love story of Shaurya and Sanya will surely create those butterflies in your stomach. This series with three seasons starts with both of them working in the same company as colleagues. As time passes, they grow close and start dating each other. Gradually, they become flatmates too. They try to find the right balance between their professional lives and personal lives. The journey, full of ups and downs constantly struggles to make things perfect in their lives. Two seasons by Dice Media have been released and the third one is on its way. It features Ayush Mehra and Barkha Singh in the lead roles. Recently, there were some updates on the completion of the third season. This series will make you go and hug the love of your life.
What The Folks
The most favourite slang of the young generation which gets converted to become your parents’ favourite too is a modern family drama breaking various stereotypes that prevail in an Indian family. The series starts with Nikhil visiting his in-laws and making some tiny blunders in their house. Gradually, as the new season arrived, they introduced the new characters, which shifted from Nikhil’s in-laws to his wife Anita’s in-laws.
By the end of Season 4, which is the final wrap up of the series, they look after convincing Anita’s parents to accept the boyfriend of Anita’s sister, Akshata. The show ends with Akshata getting married and the whole family bidding a sweet goodbye to us. It features Veer Rajwant Singh and Eisha Chopra in the main roles. Spread over four seasons, there are a total of 22 episodes in the series. Some stereotypical things, like love marriages, having kids, adopting kids, etc. are very well cleared in this web show by Dice Media.
Probably, this is one of the most-watched and loved series by today’s generation. Little Things revolves around the story of two teens in their 20s who fall in love with each other. It focuses on the little and tiny things in life which we tend to ignore but those are the things that really matter. The first season uploaded on Youtube by Dice Media comes with its succeeding 3 seasons on Netflix. It stars Dhruv Sehgal and Mithila Palkar in the role of Dhruv and Kavya respectively. Through the thicks and thins of their lives, their love surpasses everything. Even though they were separated by distance, their love grew stronger with time. The proper way to balance love, work and life is well portrayed in the series. With their last season in 2021 ending, Dhruv and Kavya bid farewell to their fans, of course with heavy hearts.
A boy, Vaibhav comes to Kota, the city known for NEET and JEE preparations, works hard enough to crack his exams for IIT. The whole series is shot in Black & White colour for the first time in India, to showcase the boring and dull lives of students residing in Kota. It features Jitendra Kumar and Mayur More in the leading roles along with many supporting characters. In fact, the makers set up a fake shoot to divert the crowd from the original one. The whole shoot took around a month to complete. This series came with the first season on Youtube and the second one on Netflix. Spread over 10 episodes, the series relates the real-life stories of many aspirants preparing for their exams in Kota.
Aryan & Meera
Another love story series with a bit of pinch and twist is launched by Netflix India on its Youtube channel. The two love birds, Aryan and Meera finally decide to move in together after a year of dating. This short series comes with four short and sweet episodes in its first season. This series is a must-watch while cuddling with your partner on a cosy night. Zayn Marie Khan and Taaruk Raina were featured in the show. Basically, it feels like a shorter version of the love stories shows we previously talked about. It focuses on the short things, like anniversary dates, cohabitation, etc. that matter in a relationship. Though this is a Netflix show, it has not been released on the application itself.
Mom & Co.
This web series focuses on the story of a mother and a son who drifts apart in their relationship over the years and finds a way to come back together. When the son, Aditya loses his job, he embarks on a journey to help her mother, Suhasini, in her tiffin service business. The business brings both of them closer but gives rise to some conflicts as well. This series showcases the sweet relationship between a mom and her children very well. After all, Robert Browning very wisely quoted, “Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.”
The show is an inspiration for all the mothers out there to start something of their own, like Suhasini, who started “Aai’s Kitchen”. It casts Ayush Mehra with Neliima Azeem. With ten episodes in this series by The Zoom Studios, a very impactful message is conveyed to society that despite your numerous friends, girlfriends, and colleagues, you need your mother at the end of the day when you find yourself in any dilemma. Mothers deserve some respect and dignity because they brought you into this world. She deserves the credit for all your achievements and successes.
After the film “Veere Di Wedding”, this series again gives us major bachelorette goals. A group of four friends make a visit to Mauritius, on a friend’s bachelorette. But guess what? Unlike the regular bachelorette, this one contained a girl with her three male best friends. Everyone needs a friend who plans and takes them on a luxurious holiday with no worries and just fun. But does this all seem as exciting as it sounds? The fights, the flashbacks and the mistakes twist the whole vacation but in the end, they all come together to end on a happy note. Launched under the banner of The Zoom Studios with ten episodes in a single season, it features Veer Rajwant Singh, Aashim Gulati, Priyank Sharma and Adah Sharma. Call up your friends and watch this series full of friendship and fun.
Ready 2 Mingle
The Indian web series industry is quite rich in romantic comedies, which is why here’s one more love story of Nirav and Myra played by Amol Parashar and Aahana Kumra respectively. With its first season and 10 episodes released under The Zoom Studios, the show has reached the hearts of its viewers. After dating several people, both of them make us and themselves fall in love with these characters. They soon move in together and host a housewarming party.
Out of the party, they come up with an idea to start their own venture named Ready 2 Mingle, wherein they host parties for mingling people. After the success of this venture, their future seemed like a bed of roses, but beneath the roses, thorns found their place too. Both of them cannot even face each other. Watch this series to know if they and their venture stays alright or falls apart?
This story of 3 friends revolves around their aspirations to clear UPSC examinations and become IAS officers. It talks about the past and present times wherein the past consists of the struggles and the efforts in making the UPSC CSE aspirants in Delhi, whereas the present consists of the after-effects of the same. Released by TVF, it comes with 5 episodes starring Naveen Kasturia, Sunny Hinduja, Namita Dubey, Abhilash Thapliyal, Bijou Thaangjam and Nupur Nagpal. The story leaves an inspiration for many aspirations who dream to achieve their goals in life.
Grab your tub of popcorn and ice cream and enjoy watching these top web series on Youtube.