While any Hollywood series is indeed mind-numbingly good Indian web series are no less. We often spend most of our time watching Hollywood movies and series. Furthermore, in the process, we forget how great the Indian web series is. Well, do not fret because we are here to help you out. We have curated a list of the top 7 expensive and popular Indian web series, along with where you can stream them.
1. Inside Edge – Amazon Prime Video
Power is one of those things that can do anything in the world. Inside Edge is one of those series that portrays those above very well. It is a series that gives us a glimpse of the dark side of cricket. Furthermore, it is made on a budget of Rs 40 crore. It stars celebs like Richa Chadha, Vivek Oberoi, and Angad Bedi, among others.
2. The Empire – Disney + Hotstar
Disney + Hotstar is filled with several super amazing Indian web series. However, the one that is our best recommendation for you is The Empire. It is one of the most expensive and popular Indian web series made on a budget of about Rs 50 crores. Furthermore, this series focuses on the rise and fall of the Mughal empire. It is created by Nikkhil Advan. In addition, it stars celebrities like Dino Morea, Kunal Kapoor, Drashti Dhami, and Shabana Azmi, among others.
3. The Family Man – Amazon Prime Video
The Family Man is one of the most popular Indian web series that showcases the struggle faced by the T.A.S.C agent (Manoj Bajpayee). Filled with lots of mystery, action, drama, and suspense, it is one of the most promising Indian shows. Furthermore, according to a TOI report, both seasons of the famous Indian web show were made on a budget of Rs 50 crore each.
4. Mirzapur – Amazon Prime Video
If the talk is about popular Indian web series, how can we go without mentioning Mirzapur? Mirzapur is a thriller crime drama that follows the journey of Akhandanand Tripathi, aka Kaleen Bhaiya. He runs many illegal businesses. However, his life turns upside down when Guddu returns to the town seeking revenge for his brother’s death. So far, 2 seasons are out there. However, fans are eagerly waiting for the third one. According to The Times of India, season 2 of Mirzapur was made on a whopping budget of Rs 60 crore.
5. 24 – Netflix, Apple TV
This show follows the challenging life of Jai Singh Rathod (Anil Kapoor) who’s torn between his family and his commitment to the country. Jai Singh has only 24 hours to save his country from a terrorist attack. Sounds thrilling? We totally agree. To say that it is an entirely must-watch Indian web series would not be so wrong. According to The Economic Times, 24 is made on a budget of Rs 100 crore.
6. Made In Heaven – Amazon Prime Video
Starring Sobhita Dhulipala, Jim Sarbh, and Arjun Mathur in lead roles, Made In Heaven is one of the most trending shows on Amazon Prime Video. Furthermore, the plot of this show revolves around two wedding planners and the challenges they face when they start a wedding agency together. According to Times of India report, Made In Heaven is made on a massive budget of Rs 100 crore.
7. Sacred Games – Netflix
Sacred Games is another sensation Indian web series starring Saif Ali Khan, and Radhika Apte, whose fan following is indeed worldwide. No wonder it has a rating of 8.5 on IMDb. Furthermore, while the first season was made on a budget of Rs 40 crore, the production budget for the next ones rose to a whopping Rs 100 crore. The plot of this adventurous drama is about an officer who is pumped up to save the city by a notorious gangster.
These are the top 7 most expensive and popular Indian web series that we came up with. Have you watched any of them? Which one was your favorite? Do share your thoughts via the comments below.