28+ BEST INDIAN WEB SERIES ON YOUTUBE

Searching for a web series on YouTube for some entertainment? Well, search no more.

Ever since the decline in internet rates, we have seen the rise of content creation platforms in India. OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Alt Balaji, Zee5, TVF etc. are producing loads of web series in Hindi to cater to the hunger of Indian audiences. We are heading towards an age where online content will take on the likes of Bollywood.

Lazy to read? Just watch this video compilation of 25 best web series available on YouTube

Thanks to YouTube there are plenty of shows that you can start streaming for free. Great web series like Permanent Roommates, Pitchers, Tripling, Little Things all gained fame because of YouTube, but sadly are not available on YouTube now. However, with new content popping up regularly, there are many web series that you will easily find to your liking.

Here a list of 28 web series in Hindi that received high praises on YouTube by the public and critics:

1. Kota Factory

  • Logline: Kota Factory captures the life of IIT and Medical exam aspirants as they face both competition and life.
  • Year: 2019
  • Channel: The Viral Fever
  • 5 episodes

Kota is known as the Mecca of educational institutes in India and has always been portrayed as a place where students go through trauma caused by strict education practices. Kota Factory aims to change that perspective about Kota and IIT preparation. 

Dealing with the pressure of exams and problems in personal life, our main leads takes us on a beautiful journey of a student’s life filled with dreams and struggle. Ever since the series started airing, it instantly connected with people who either prepared or are preparing for IITs. 

This is also the first all black and white web series in India. Also, it continues to be one of the most-watched and appreciated web series on YouTube.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Artistic black and white production choice, acting, iconic dialogues, and characters.
Views: 65 million+
Audience: Suitable for 13+ age group.
User Reviews: Excellent

CAST: Mayur More, Ranjan Raj, Alam Khan, Jitendra Kumar, Ahsaas Channa

2. Baked

  • Logline: Baked is a chronicle of misadventures of three university flatmates who start a midnight food delivery service.
  • Year: 2015, 2016
  • Channel: Scoopwhoop
  • 14 episodes

Baked is a story of three friends studying at Delhi University, who are finding it difficult to survive in Delhi. So they decide to start a midnight food delivery service and chronicles the misadventures begins.

Don’t watch it expecting to see the complicated handling of a startup. It’s more about the insane things one does when in college. The series shows how the guys work, fail and tackle problems while living in the metro city.

The portrayal of college life in DU is quite good. The small details in guys apartment like magazines, lights, joints are very believable. The low budget does not affect the quality of the show but makes it look more real. It’s simple and made with a lot of heart.

Bottom line:

What’s good: realistic, funny.
Views: 27 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ age group.
User Reviews: Highly appreciated 

CAST: Pranay Manchanda, Shantanu Anam and Manik Papneja.

3. TVF Bachelors

  • Logline: The story’s about four bachelor flatmates who in every episode deal with a specific bachelor related problem.
  • Year: 2016, 2017
  • Channel : The Viral Fever
  • 10 episodes

The web series borrows stories from iconic Bollywood movies and turns them into spoofs. Every episode is a different story but one thing remains the same- our heroes, ‘The Bachelors’.

The series revolves around four bachelors flatmates who in every episode deals with specific bachelor related problem. It’s not like other web series where you’d get the main plotline getting extended with every episode.

YouTube sensation Bhuvan Bam from BB Ki Vines is playing the lead in this show, so it is a treat for BB fans. If you are looking for nothing serious to watch, TVF Bachelors is the best choice.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Hilarious, great writing, good acting.
Views: 100 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Great.

CAST: Jasmeet Singh Bhatia, Shivankit Singh Parihar, Gopal Dutt

4. Man’s World

  • Logline: A guy is fed up of the way society favours women over men. One day, he prays for men and women to trade places. As they say, be careful what you wish for!
  • Year: 2015
  • Channel : YFilms
  • 4 episodes

Thousand of women in our country have to face some sort of prejudice or discrimination daily. Men or women, no one deserves to be treated badly. 

Our main lead Kiran is fed up of the way society favours women over men. So, he prays to God for men and women to exchange places. Alas God agrees! Kiran gets up the next morning to discover his father cooking, mother and sister mocking the food and so forth. Now our hero gets to face all the difficulty a girl has to face living in our society.

It’s a very bold concept for a web series in India and many Bollywood stars like Parineeti Chopra, Kalki Koechlin, Bhumi Pednekar and Richa Chadha can be seen in this web series. The story emphasises to work for a world where both the genders have equality in all aspects.

Bottom Line

What’s good: Direction, concept, acting
Views: 26 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ age group.
User Reviews: Highly rated. 

CAST: Gurpreet Saini, Nivedita Shukla, Ramakant Dayma, Ranjini Chakraborty

5. A.I.SHA

  • Logline: A.I.SHA is the story of a relationship between a man and woman…only, the woman is the first-of-its-kind Artificial Intelligence Program.
  • Year: 2016, 2017
  • Channel: Arre
  • 13 episodes

Its the only sci-fi web series on this list. Although there are a lot of romantic, action and adult web series made in India, very less content comes out from sci-fi genre.

A.I.SHA has not only been praised in India but also got acclamation worldwide. The story revolves around a guy named Sameer who creates a self-learning A.I Program (Artificial Intelligence). But trouble starts when that program(A.I.SHA) starts developing feelings for Sameer. A.I.SHA proposes to Sameer but he refuses and the angry advanced program starts turning his life to hell.

The series has three seasons but only two of them are available on YouTube. The third one you can watch on Arre app or website for free.

Bottomline

What’s good: Story, direction, great acting.
Views: 17 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ age group.
User Reviews: Excellent.

CAST: Harman Singha, Ruslaan Mumtaz, Nimisha Mehta, Raghu Ram, Auritra Ghosh

6. What the folks

  • Logline: A life of a young man is forced to live with his in-laws for a few weeks.
  • Year: 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Channel: Dice Media
  • 14 episodes

‘What the folks’ is one of the most cherished web series in Hindi on YouTube. The show revolves around Nikhil, who is forced to stay at his in-Law’s house in Mumbai for a while because of work. While Anita, his wife remains in Delhi.

You can say it’s the saas-bahu serial in reverse. During a series of uncomfortable moments and bittersweet interactions with his wife’s family, Nikhil gets to connect with Anita’s parents.

This story will give you so much family vibes that will leave a bright smile on your face.

Bottomline

What’s good: Family goals, realistic, great acting.
Views: 63 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Excellent.

CAST: Harsh Vyas, Hitesh Chauhan, Veer Rajwant Singh, Baldev Trehan, Deepika Deshpande Amin

7. Operation MBBS

  • Logline: Chronicles of freshies medical students in an MBBS college.
  • Year: 2020
  • Channel: Dice Media
  • 5 Episodes

This Dice media youtube series showcases the life of three first-year students in an MBBS college.

Dice Media attempts to highlight the real essence of a medical college which has by far been covered just to showcase love stories and overdramatic plots.

A total of five episodes are titled with unique medical terminologies starting from “infection” to “recovery”.

Caught in stress and anxiety of constant academic pressure of an MBBS college the three leads will take you on a journey of hardships, ambitions, friendship, and sacrifices in a medical student’s life.

Dice Media attempts to highlight the real essence of a medical college which has by far been covered just to showcase love stories and overdramatic plots.

The short yet appealing episodes can be streamed anytime on the Dice Media youtube channel. Highly recommended for people involved in medical professions.

Bottom Line:

What’s good: First Indian web series to explore student life in Medical Colleges.
Views: 6 million+
Audience: Suitable for 16+ age group. 
User Reviews: Excellent

CAST: Ayush Mehra, Anshul Chauhan, Sarah Hashmi

8. Happily Ever After

  • Logline: A story about the challenges faced by a Millennial couple in their dream wedding.
  • Year: 2020
  • Channel: The Zoom Studio
  • 8 Episodes

The official face of Indian web series, Naveen Kasturia is back with a fresh quirky comedy series that deals with the challenges faced by a millennial couple in their dream wedding.

The premise of this web show is quite relatable. The plot follows Roneet and Avani a young couple who are planning for their dream wedding. Soon they realize the hitches and glitches involved in Indian marriages from overexcited relatives to emotional drama.

A realistic show, hilarious comedy, just 8 episodes and easily available on Youtube are good enough reasons to binge-watch it today.

Bottom Line

What’s good: Funniest Rom-com web series on youtube.
Views: 5 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ age group
User Reviews: Good.

CAST: Naveen Kasturia, Harshita Gaur, Shivankit Singh Parihar

9. Virgin Woman Diaries

  • Logline: Kiara is about to turn 18 and is preparing herself for the day when she would lose her virginity.
  • Year: 2017, 2019
  • Channel: Frogs Lehren
  • 21 episodes

Virgin woman diaries revolve around a girl named Kiara, who is about to turn 18 and preparing herself for the day when she would lose her virginity.

Kiara is very confident and boldly talks about losing her virginity, using lubricants, lingerie, condoms etc. Its a sweet blend of comedy and romance.

Talking about women’s virginity is still a taboo in India, so making a web series on this topic deserves a thumbs up. The series emphasizes on various stereotypes existing in our society regarding a woman’s virtue.

It may not be a perfect web series but is good for a one-time watch. 

Bottom Line

What’s good: Highlights social taboo, acting, funny.
Views: 30 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ age group
User Reviews: Good.

CAST: Amit Behl, Mridanjli Rawal, Sumanto Ray

10. Official Chukyagiri

  • Logline: Take a dive into the harsh life of a struggling corporate company intern.
  • Year: 2016
  • Channel: Arre
  • 5 episodes

The show is based on the life of a 9-5 office going guy, Spandan Chukya.

After doing his MBA, he joined a company as an intern with big dreams in his eyes. But he soon realises, he’s failing to make a presence for himself in the company and decides that he will change things.

This is the story of every second guy in our country. Maybe you are that guy, stuck at a job with no prospects and respect, but the harshness of life don’t let you leave.

This web series highlights the dark sides of the corporate world like shrewdness, no sympathy & survival of the fittest.

One can take a few points on how to survive in such a competitive space by watching this web series.

Bottom line:

What’s good: office struggle portrayal, comedy, acting.
Views: 27 million+
Audience: Suitable for 13+ group.
User Reviews: Highly appreciated.

CAST: Sunny Kaushal, Gopal Dutt, Mithila Palkar, Aahana Kumra

11. Engineering girls

  • Logline: Follow the misadventures of three girls in an engineering college.
  • Year: 2018
  • Channel: The Timeliners
  • 5 episodes

Engineering colleges have always been infamous for the lack of female students in them.

There are few movies made on the life of engineering students like the most famous ‘Three idiots’ and there are also a few web series about the life of students in engineering colleges. Can you guess what’s common- it all made on guys.

But this web series changes things, as the name suggests this web series is about three girls studying engineering.

It shows the misadventures of three women who want to chase their dreams of finding love and starting their own company and be a part of the drama club and submit their practical files on time.

Bottom Line

What’s good: girl power, comedy, great acting.
Views: 34 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Highly Rated

CAST:  Barkha Singh, Sejal Kumar and Kritika Avasthi. 

12. The Holiday

  • Logline: Adventurous story of four friends taking a holiday trip to Mauritius. 
  • Year: 2019
  • Channel: The Zoom Studio
  • 10 episodes

You might have seen and enjoyed movies like ‘Zindagi naa Milegi Dobara’ and ‘Dil Chahta hai’ that are based on a couple of friends taking a holiday trip. If you liked those movies than you’ll definitely like this series too. It is a story about four friends and their crazy holiday trip.

The only girl in the group, Mehak is getting married. So her friends decide to take her to Mauritius to celebrate her bachelorette. But what was expected to be a fun adventure takes a different turn.

The show gives some serious friendship goal vibes. You’ll end up calling your friends, asking them to go on a holiday trip.  

Bottom line

What’s good: Funny, emotional, friendship goals, acting.
Views: 22 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Highly Rated.

CAST: Aashim Gulati, Priyank Sharma, Adah Sharma, Veer Rajwant Singh

13. The Reunion

  • Logline: A story of four friends who lost touch after school and meets each other at a reunion.
  • Year: 2019
  • Channel: The Zoom Studios
  • 10 episodes

The time we spend with our friends brings pleasure and happiness, and as we grow, we tend to cherish those moments.

‘The Reunion’ is a story of four friends who lost touch after school and meet each other at a reunion after several years. But things have changed, everyone has their problems and secrets and it might be their last chance to make things right between them.

The web series brings back our memories from school and all the moments from that innocent time. The series will make you laugh, cry, angry and happy. It’s a complete emotional roller coaster.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Emotional, friendship goals, phenomenal acting.
Views: 24 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Excellent.

CAST: Shreya Dhanwa, Sapna Pabbi, Karan Sharma, Anuj Sachdeva

14. Girl in the City

  • Logline: It’s a story about a young girl who comes to Mumbai from a small town to live her dreams.
  • Year: 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Channel: Bindass
  • 39 episodes

It’s the kind of a story which gets you hooked and you keep asking for more. Meera is a girl for whom Mumbai is her dream city.

After years of convincing her parents, she finally gets to move to Mumbai only to be haunted by her office troubles and roommate affairs.

Her boss is cranky, parents overly intruding, she’s the girl who has the worst luck possible. As she tries to pave through the problems, life teaches her new lessons. And in those moments of self-realization, we see the growth of Meera as an independent woman.

It has three big seasons compared to other web series on YouTube.

So if you are looking for a series that doesn’t get finished in an hour should go for Girl in the City.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Beautiful direction, great plot moments and phenomenal acting.
Views: 144 million+
Audience: Suitable for all age group.
User Reviews: Highly rated.

CAST: Mithila Palkar, Swati Vatsa, Rajat Barmecha.

15. Rise

  • Logline: Shrey gets fired on the same day he bought his dream bike. So he decides to go on a road trip to get a new perspective towards life in general.
  • Year: 2017
  • Channel: Cheers
  • 4 episodes

Have you ever thought of giving up everything, pack your bag and go on a road trip? Well most of us can’t do that, but we can see it through the eyes of Rise web series main lead Shrey.

Shrey gets fired on the same day he bought his dream bike Ducati (that must have hurt). To uplift his mood he decides to go on a road trip and that too with a strange filmy uncle.

Along the way, as Shrey finds a new perspective towards life in general, we learn that it is important to seek beauty in the ordinary. The show’s got just four episode and all carry deep meanings. All in all ‘Rise’ is a binge worthy web series that will definitely bring a smile on your face.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Cinematography, direction and acting.
Views: 26 million+
Audience: Suitable for all group.
User Reviews: Well appreciated

CAST: Vikrant Massey, Atul Srivastava, Shishir Sharma, Kumar Varun, Naman Banthia

16. Ladies Room

  • Logline: This is a story of two besties and the mental adventures they go through in six different loos.
  • Year: 2016
  • Channel: YFilms
  • 6 episodes

We all have created an image of ‘women’ in our minds- a shy, pure, soft-spoken, sweet work of art. This web series aims to break this stereotype by showing the real shades of women. One that is crazy, bad and completely unapologetic.

This is a story of two best friends and the adventures they go through in six different loos. Its an Indian web series where you’ll see girls talk about poop, pregnancy tests all while smoking pot.

You’ll not see such avatar of women in mainstream Hindi film and television, as there they are mostly used as a showpiece but that’s changing now.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Quirky comedy, strong female characters, acting.
Views: 45 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Highly appreciated.

CAST: Saba Azad, Shreya Dhanwanthary

17. College Romance

  • Logline: College Romance is a story of three BFF’s who fall in love and their ridiculous romantic stories take off.
  • Year: 2018
  • Channel: The Timeliners
  • 5 episodes

If you have been to college you know how great college life is. And even if you haven’t, you can always refer to Bollywood. The two things that are the core of an exciting college life are friends and love. There’s no fun in college without friends.

This web series revolves around the life of three college friends – Naira, Trippy and Karan. While Karan and Trippy are the crazy ones, Niara is sensible and holds the group together.

It’s a story about their friendship, love interests and all the other excitements that college has to offer. It’s a great series for you to relive your college memories or to take notes before you start your amazing journey.

Bottom line:

What’s good: friendship, college goals, great acting.
Views: 106 million+
Audience: Suitable for 16+ group.
User Reviews: Excellent.

CAST: Apoorva Arora, Shreya Mehta, Manjot Singh

18. Bae Controls

  • Logline: A wrong number creates a series of confusions.
  • Year: 2020
  • Channel: Dice Media
  • Episodes: 6

This latest Dice Media web series features famous TV actor Nakuul Mehta who was recently seen in Zee5 famous web series “Never Kiss Your Bestfriend”.

The series revolves around a nearly perfect couple who come across a new technology called Bae Control which can be used to control each other’s emotions using an app. 

The plot may seem weird at the first but superb acting and beautiful direction make this youtube web series a fun time to watch.

What’s good: Fun and unique concept blended with romance.
Views: 1 million+
Audience: Suitable for 14+ age group.
User Reviews: Fair

CAST: Nakuul Mehta, Archana Kavi

19. I Don’t Watch TV

  • Logline: A drunken rant after an Annual Award Party puts Nox’s TV career in threat. What follows is his struggle to correct things and to move out of this mess.
  • Year: 2016
  • Channel: Arre
  • 5 episodes

We all grew up watching Saas-Bahu dramas on our televisions and it’s still going strong. That’s the main reason why today’s youth prefer online content much more than what is fed on the TV.

This web series on YouTube shows the glamorous life of a famous daily soap actor and his hardships. A drunken rant after an Annual Award Party puts Nox’s TV career in threat. What follows is his struggle to correct things and to move out of this mess.

The web series also highlights the difficulties faced by a television actor, from not getting paid enough, working for long hours with very fewer breaks, fake friendships and extreme competition to find work.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Emotional, friendship goals, phenomenal acting.
Views: 2 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ age group.
User Reviews: Good

CAST: Nakuul Mehta, Surbhi Chandna, Kunal Jaisingh, Disha Parmar

20. Wrong Number

  • Logline: A wrong number creates a series of confusions.
  • Year: 2020
  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Cast: Ambrish Verma, Anjali Barot, Apoorva Arora, Badri Chavan

A mini web series from RVCJ good enough to be included in this list because of the hilarious plot that has been portrayed in just 3 short episodes.

Karan receives a message from a medical student girl Khushi on his new number that once belonged to Khushi’s ex-boyfriend Rajat. 

Karan is too glad to be hit by a girl and his actions result in hilarious confusion between the two.

Shot but a fun time to watch. Watch this mini-series on RVCJ youtube today.

Bottom Line:

What’s good: Fantastic comedy to watch for free on youtube.
Views: 3 million+
Audience: Suitable for 18+ age group. 
User Reviews: Excellent

CAST: Ambrish Verma, Anjali Barot, Apoorva Arora, Badri Chavan

21. Bin Bulaye Mehmaan

  • Logline: A couple’s life completely changes when a friend and his wife drop at their home without invitation.
  • Year: 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Channel: Shitty Ideas Trending
  • 19 episodes

With every new generation, people are becoming more and more inclusive. They want privacy, peace and certainly no disturbance to their lifestyle.

There used to be a time when the arrival of a guest was considered as a joyous occasion. And now, even before the guests arrive, we start thinking of their departure.

This YouTube web series about a couple’s life getting all messed when another couple arrives at their home as uninvited guests. What comes next is a lot of funny and awkward situations that will make you laugh aloud.

Bottom line:

What’s good: fun, couple’s bonding, great acting.
Views: 19 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Highly rated.

CAST: Anuj Sachdeva, Additi Gupta and Yash Sinha

22. Love, sex and viagra

  • Logline: A story about three flatmates and their struggle to find love.
  • Year: 2017
  • Channel: First Kut Productions
  • 5 episodes

After reading the name of the web series, you might be thinking, how can this be streaming on YouTube?

Well, God bless the freedom of expression. There are tonnes of content made on the life of urban men. For any story to stand out in this crowded genre, it needs to be quirky. And what could be quirkier than naming the series ‘Love, Sex Aur Viagra’.

The show’s about three boys who live in the same house. It’s filled with stupidity, flirting and locker room language. If you don’t like silly sex jokes and profanity, this web series is not for you. And in case you like such series, check out our list on ‘20 Best Adult Web Series in India‘.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Goofy, good acting.
Views: 29 million+
Audience: 18+
User Reviews: Good

CAST: Bhavish Kukreja, Deepak Chadha, Mrinal K Singh, Nishant V Anand, Shamikh Aba, Shirin Sewani, Shivam Agarwal

23. Unmarried

  • Logline: A funny tale of three single friends and their problems getting married.
  • Year: 2018
  • Channel: POPxoDaily
  • 7 episodes

Unmarried is a story of three friends who are unmarried. You might say, what’s the big deal?

Well, it is a big deal, unmarried people face the clear and present danger of being left out and ending up alone forever.

Abby, Chirag and Kay are feeling the pressure from society to get married soon because of their growing age.

But how will this happen as Abby’s fiance is cheating on him, Chirag’s getting rejected repeatedly and Kay doesn’t even want to get married?

Bottom line:

What’s good: funny, friendship, good direction.
Views: 5 million+
Audience: Suitable for 13+ age group.
User Reviews: Good

CAST: Jayashree Venketaramanan, Teena Singh, Aashita, Sanjeep Jain, Sanchay Goswami

24. Adulting

  • Logline: Adulting is a coming of age story about two young women trying to handle the responsibilities of being independent adults.
  • Year: 2018, 2019
  • Channel: Dice Media
  • 10 episodes

Adulting is a show about two girls in their early twenties trying to take on the responsibilities of adulthood.

The series follows the daily life Ray and Nikhat, as they embark on the journey to becoming two independent women in their unique way.

You also get to see the amazing bond of friendship between them and how much they care for each other.

The show’s funny and some times emotional, all in all, a total package of light-hearted drama.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Youthful, fun and great acting
Views: 65 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Highly appreciated

CAST: Sheebha Chaddha, Jagdish Rajpurohit

25. Mr Das

  • Logline: A story about life, work, hardships and finding love when you least expect it.
  • Year: 2019
  • Channel: Cheers
  • 5 episodes

Mr Das is a guy with lots of issues in his life.

He hates his job, but can’t quit because of EMIs and other loans. His girlfriend dumped him, his roommate’s a jerk and even his car gets towed away.

Mr Das is always frustrated because of problems in his personal as well as his professional life. It’s his story of seeking out what he truly wants with his life. The web series feels so realistic that you’ll connect with what Mr Das goes through in the story.

This web series aims to convey the message that life’s not always easy but one shouldn’t stop living. If you hate your job too, then you’ll like it even more.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Story feels very realistic and it’s very easy to connect to the character’s feelings.
Views: 4 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Great

CAST: Naveen Kaushik, Kumar Varun, Uday Nene, Naman Banthia, Bardinath Chavan, Anisha Victor

26. Home Sweet Office

  • Logline: Adhira and Shagun set up a wedding planning gig and their first client is Adhira’s ex-boyfriend.
  • Year: 2019
  • Channel: Dice Media
  • 5 episodes

What happens if you’re asked to plan the wedding of your ex? And you can’t say no, because it’s your first gig.

The show’s about Adhira and her cousin Shagun, who start their wedding planning business and their first client is Akhil, Adhira’s ex-boyfriend. Can Adhira keep her personal and professional life apart?

It’s a story of two ambitious sisters who are trying to make it in the big city.

If you looking for some fun laid back light-hearted web series on YouTube, ‘Home sweet office’ is for you.

Bottom line:

What’s good: family love, sister’s bond, good acting.
Views: 9 million+
Audience: Suitable for 13+ group.
User Reviews: Good

CAST: Barkha Singh, Isha Talwar, Shabnam Vadhera, Yogendra Tiku

27. Stags

  • Logline: It’s a story of about three friends who weren’t allowed to enter a club, so they decide to throw a house party.
  • Year: 2018
  • Channel: The Timeliners
  • 5 episodes

‘Stag’ is a term used in clubs for a guy who doesn’t have any woman accompanying him.

How would you feel, if you weren’t allowed to party when you so much want to? The same happened with three friends in this story. They weren’t allowed to enter a club, so they decide to throw a house party. But this incident made them realize one thing- ‘Stags’ don’t want to stay ‘Stags’ forever.

The story is funny and engaging, characters are very likeable. All in all, it’s a good web series to watch on YouTube.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Fun, good acting.
Views: 7 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Great

CAST: Ankur Pathak, Chandan Anand, Pawan Sabharwal

28. What’s your status

  • Logline: A web series about 3 different people, going through the 3 different phases of relationships – single, committed and married.
  • Year: 2018
  • Channel: Cheers
  • 5 episodes

We have seen web series on YouTube about single people and committed people. But how about a series where you get to see the plight of single, committed and married guys all in one show.

‘What’s Your Status’, follows the lives of three young guys, at different stages in their lives, facing issues relating to their heart.

Balu is single and has never had a girlfriend. TJ is committed but his girlfriend has been cheating on him for a long time. Bharat is a married man and struggling with the responsibilities of married life.
Three different people, three different stories, three times entertainment.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Broader perspective, great acting.
Views: 22 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Good

CAST: Naveen Polishetty, Abhay Mahajan, Manjot Singh, Plabitha Borthakur, Anisha Victor

29. Minus One

  • Logline: Riya and Varun used to be in love but then they broke up. Now they live together as flatmates.
  • Year: 2019
  • Channel: Just Human Things
  • 6 episodes

You’ll find like hundreds of web series on YouTube about two people meeting, falling in love and living happily ever after. This show is not like any of those, as it goes one step ahead.

The main leads, Riya and Varun were used to be in love and they broke up. But now they live together- as friends. Though it sounds weird and completely unrealistic, the chemistry between these two makes the story believable.

The small moments of caring and fights are the soul of this show. It also has some serious emotional scenes and chances are that you might end up calling your Ex.

Bottom line:

What’s good: Refreshing story, good on emotions, great acting.
Views: 10 million+
Audience: Suitable for 15+ group.
User Reviews: Highly appreciated.

CAST: Aisha Ahmed, Ayush Mehra, Faiz Khan


infograph showing top five Indian web series on YouTube

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