Netflix has been flooded with series and movies from all parts of the world in recent time. With Coronavirus putting the world in standstill, the moviemakers have found the OTT platforms to be their first choice to release their work.
In India with growing base of Netflix, the addition of Hindi series has seen a certain rise. Due to this reason, it has been incredibly difficult for the users to choose the best and entertaining series to watch. To solve this issue of a user, we have complied a list of Best Hindi series on Netflix as per their IMDB rating.
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The list will be updated every day, and a new series will be added to it as per the release of any new series. Here is the list of Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021 complied by Crowdwisdom360 as per their IMDB rating:
1. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Stories by Rabindranath Tagore
Released in the year 2015, Stories by Rabindranath is still touching the hearts of viewers. Directed by Anurag Kashyap, the series has total 26 Episodes.
In the series Anurag Kashyap has tried to beautifully portray the works of Rabindranath Tagore and has been able to translate the stories in his own way.
2. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Daughters of Destiny
Daughters of Destiny is a 2017 Netflix documentary series created by Oscar-winning filmmaker Vanessa Roth.
The series follow the lives of group of Shanti Bhavan kids who have been living one of the most discriminated lives but are full of hopes for things to change for them.
The series have been shot over seven years and casts Shilpa Anthony Raj, Abraham George, Ajit George and Mariam George in lead roles.
3. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Sacred Games
Sacred Games is crime thriller series based on a novel with same name by Vikram Chandra. The series is produced and directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap as Phantom Films.
In the series Saif Ali Khan plays the role of Sartaj Singh who is a troubled officer who receives a phone call from gangster Ganesh Gaitonde character played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
Other cast members include Radhika Apte, Girish Kulkarni, Neeraj Kabi, Jeetendra Joshi, Rajshri Deshpande, Karan Wahi, Sukhmani Sadana, Aamir Bashir, Jatin Sarna, Elnaaz Norouzi, Pankaj Tripathi, Amey Wagh, Kubbra Sait, Surveen Chawla, Kalki Koechlin, Ranvir Shorey and Amruta Subhash.
The first season of Sacred Games consisting of eight episodes was released on Netflix on 5 July 2018 while the second season premiered on 15 August 2019.
4. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Delhi Crimes
The 2019 crime series, Delhi Crimes is written and directed by Richie Mehta. The series based on the aftermath of the 2012 Delhi gang rape.
The series was released on Netflix on 22 March 2019. The lead cast of the series includes Shefali Shah as DCP Vartika Chaturvedi, Rasika Dugal as Neeti Singh (IPS Trainee), Aakash Dahiya as Devinder, Adil Hussain as Kumar Vijay (CP), Rajesh Tailang as Inspector Bhupendra Singh, Denzil Smith as Vishal Chaturvedi, Yashaswini Dayama as Chandni, Avijit Dutt as Gururaj Dixit.
Gopal Datt as Sudhir Kumar, Sanjay Bishnoi as Akash, Mridul Sharma as Jai Singh, Jaya Bhattacharya as Vimla Bharadwaj, Swati Bhatia as Ira, Anurag Arora as Jairaj, Vinod Sharawat as SHO Vinod Tiwari, Ayush Sehgal as Arunesh, Rhea Bedi as Smriti, Abhilasha Singh as Deepika, Gaurav Rana as SHO Rakesh Verma, Govind Singh as Amar Singh, Vipin Katyal as Arif, Ashok Mehta as Lead Protester.
The series has a total of seven episodes and the first season received universal acclaim upon its release. On Rotten Tomatoes, the series has an approval rating of 92% based on 12 reviews, with an average rating of 7.25/10.
5. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Little Things
Little Things is a romantic comedy featuring Mithila Palkar as Kavya Kulkarni and Dhruv Sehgal as Dhruv Vats as lead casts.
The story revolves around a couple Kavya and Dhruv who are in a live-in relationship. The series is directed by Ajay Bhuyan and Ruchir Arun and produced by Aditi Shrivastava, Anirudh Pandita and Ashwin Suresh of Dice Media.
There are three seasons of the series and a total of 21 episodes. The first season was premiered through Dice Media's YouTube channel, from 25 October 2016. Later, Netflix collaborated with Dice Media, to acquire the rights for the second season, which was released on 5 October 2018. The third season was released on 9th November 2019.
6. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Taj Mahal 1989
Taj Mahal 1989 is an Indian comedy drama which is directed and written by Pushpenderanath Mishra. Taj Mahal 1989 is about intersecting lives of a Lucknow University professor couple, their students, a long lost friend and his lover, and a schoolgirl in love with an older boy.
The series stars Neeraj Kabi, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Sheeba Chaddha and Danish Husain. Only one Season has been released as of now and has a total of 7 episodes.
7. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Selection Day
Directed by Udayan Prasad and Karan Boolani and produced by Anil Kapoor and Anand Tucker, the Selection Day is a sports drama series based on Aravind Adiga's 2016 novel of the same name.
The series stars Mohammad Samad, Yash Dholye, Karanvir Malhotra, Rajesh Tailang, Mahesh Manjrekar, Ratna Pathak Shah, Shiv Panditt, Parul Gulati, Amruta Subhash and Akshay Oberoi.
There are total 12 episodes in the series and has only one season. The first six episodes of Selection Day premiered on 28 December 2018 on Netflix and Part 2, consisting of another set of six episodes, was premiered on 19 April 2019.
8. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Jamtara- Sabka Number Aayega
With Season 1 released in January 2020 and Season 2 scheduled to be released later this month, Jamtara – Sabka Number Aayega is crime drama series directed by Soumendra Padhi and written by Trishant Srivastava.
The series is about a group of small-town young men running a lucrative phishing operation from a small village of Jamtara, Jharkhand. However, their life changes when a corrupt politician gets involved in it and wants share of their business.
The series has total of 10 episodes in Season 1. Season 2 of the series may be released this year itself. The main characters of first season are Amit Sial as Brajesh Bhaan, Dibyendu Bhattacharya as Inspector Biswa Paathak, Aksha Pardasany as SP Dolly Sahu, Sparsh Shrivastav as Sunny, Monika Panwar as Gudiya, Aasif Khan as Anas Ahmad, Harshit Gupta as Baccha, Rohit Kp as Munna, Aatm Prakash Mishra as Bachhu, Anshuman Pushkar as Rocky, Kartavya kabra as Shabaaz, Monu Kanojiya as Chotu, Simran Mishrikoti as Varsha Mishra.
9. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Ghoul
IMDB Rating 7.1
Ghoul is a mini-series based on Arab folklore monster Ghoul. It is a horror series and second Netflix original from India.
Ghoul was released in August 2018 and it has only one season with 3 episodes. The series is on a arrival of a new prisoner center exhibiting eerie behavior at a military detention. Nida Rahim, who is an interrogator, starts searching for the truth. Her quest becomes a battle for survival when the prisoner, sect leader Ali Saeed, turns the tables on Nida and the other interrogators, exposing their most shameful secrets.
Nida ultimately discovers a Ghoul inhabiting Saeed and after telling her colleagues about it she learns the alarming truth about what its presence reveals.
The series is written and directed by Patrick Graham and jointly produced by Jason Blum, Anurag Kashyap, Ryan Turek, Vikramaditya Motwane, Michael Hogan, Kilian Kerwin, John Penotti and Suraj Gohill.
The lead characters of the series are Radhika Apte as Nida Rahim, Manav Kaul as Colonel Sunil Dacunha, S. M. Zaheer as Shahnawaz Rahim, Ratnabali Bhattacharjee as Major Laxmi Das, Mahesh Balraj as Ali Saeed, Resh Lamba as Sinister Man, Mallhar Goenka as Subedar Babloo, Rohit Pathak as Captain Lamba, Robin Das as Maulvi (Muslim Cleric) and Surender Thakur as Faulad Singh.
10. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Barb Of Blood
Barb of Blood is a spy thriller based on 2015 espionage novel of the same name by Bilal Siddiqi. The series is directed by Ribhu Dasgupta and produced by Red Chillies Entertainment.
The series stars Imran Hasmi as lead character. He plays the role of Kabir Anand. The series has one season and 7 episodes. Barb of Blood was premiered on 27 September 2019 on Netflix
11. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Lust Stories
IMDB Rating 6.5
Lust Stories is a collection of four short films exploring love, sex and relationship in modern India. The series was released in 2018 on Netflix and is directed by Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, and Karan Johar.
Lust Stories is based on the concept of the 2013 anthology film Bombay Talkies and is co-produced by Ronnie Screwvala of RSVP and Ashi Dua of Flying Unicorn Entertainment.
The main cast includes Radhika Apte, Bhumi Pednekar, Kiara Advani, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal, Neil Bhoopalam, Neha Dhupia, Sanjay Kapoor, Jaideep Ahlawat, and Akash Thosar.
Lust Stories was nominated for two Awards at the 47th International Emmy Awards: 1. Best TV Movie or Miniseries 2. Best Actress for Radhika Apte.
Created and written by Imtiaz Ali and Divya Johry, She is a crime drama series directed by Arif Ali and Avinash Das under-production house Window Seat Films.
She was released on in the month of March 2020. It is has only one Season with 7 episodes. The series is about a female constable in the Indian Police Force who has been inducted in the Anti Narcotics Group to fight a major drug lord. In the series the female constable tries to depict that a female body can even control the surrounding and help cracking some big cases.
The main characters in the series are Aaditi Pohankar as Bhumika Pardeshi, Vijay Varma as Sasya, Vishwas Kini as Jason Fernandez, Saqib Ayub as Hemant Vishesh, Sagar as Kartik, Paritosh Sand as DCP Shishir Mathur, Shivani Rangole as Rupa, Suhita Thatte as Bhumika's Mother, Kishore Kumar G as Nayak, Sandeep Dhabale as Lokhande, Dhruv Thukral as Deep.
13. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Indian Matchmaking
Indian Matchmaking is a 2020 Indian documentary television series produced by Smriti Mundhra. The documentary series was released July 2020 and it has just one season with 8 episodes.
The main cast of the documentary include:
Sima Taparia, a marriage consultant from Mumbai who uses preferences from the people, their parents, and her years of matchmaking experience.
Aparna Shewakramani, a 34-year old attorney and general counsel from Houston.
Pradhyuman Maloo, a 30-year old jeweler born and raised in Mumbai.
Nadia Christina Jagessar, a 33-year old event planner from New Jersey who runs her own company, Euphoria Events, and works as a marketer for Givaudan.
Vyasar Ganesan, a 30-year old teacher, college counsellor, and writer from Austin.
Akshay Jakhete, a 25-year old businessman, who is a self-described introvert from Mumbai.
Ankita Bansal, a 30-year old businesswoman in India who has her own business in garment e-commerce.
14. Best Indian Hindi Web Series on Netflix for April 2021: Betaal
Betaal is a Zombie horror series. The series is written and directed by Patrick Graham and co-directed by Nikhil Mahajan. The web series stars Vineet Kumar Singh and Aahana Kumra in significant roles.
The series based in a remote village that serves as the battleground between East India Company Army officer Lt. Col John Lynedoch, his battalion of zombie redcoats from the Indian Rebellion of 1857, and the fictional CIPD force.
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