If you’re struggling with what to watch this week and don’t have the time to spend on actual research, here is a list of must-watch Indian original thrillers that will help you get through the week. These are the shows for fans of the genre and those who aren’t either. With this, list you will have sorted plans for the week.
Bekaaboo 2 – ALTBalaji
ALTBalaji’s recent release Bekaaboo 2 this week has already created a thrill amongst its season 1 audience and the others binge-watching both seasons at once. The psycho-thriller has it all, mystery, suspense, romance, action. This one is created to entertain every kind of viewer there is. The series depicts a revenge saga and how the authors scramble for success by pulling each other down and destroying each other’s chances at a good life. The manipulation, the thrill will make the audience binge-watch the show, and we can only expect this from a much-awaited psycho-thriller.
The cast in the series includes Subha Rajput, Taher Shabbir, Taha Shah Badussha, Poulomi Das, Priya Banerjee, Tusharr Khanna, Smaran Sahu, amongst many others.
You – Netflix
This psychological-thriller from Netflix is a guaranteed entertainer, based on the book by Caroline Kepnes. A local bookstore vendor who is also surprisingly a serial killer falls in love with a customer and develops an obsession. In the second season, he falls in love with an heiress.
The cast in the series is Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti, Jenna Ortega, and various others.
Breathe Into The Shadows – Amazon Prime Video
Avinash Sabharwal (Bachchan) finds his 6-year-old daughter Siya kidnapped by a masked man. The kidnapper demands that Sabharwal kills a man to get his daughter back. This gripping crime drama is amongst one of the audience’s favourite thriller shows.
The cast in the series is Abhishek Bachchan, Amit Sadh & Nithya Menen in lead roles.
Aarya – Disney + Hotstar
Based on the Spanish series Penoza, Aarya gives us the story (co-written by Sandeep Srivastava and Anu Singh Choudhary) of a catapulted woman into the hot-seat of her dodgy family business. After initial reluctance, she takes charge, growing in confidence and aplomb, facing down one challenge after another.
The cast in the series includes Sushmita Sen, Chandrachur Singh, Vikas Kumar, Ankur Bhatia, Sikander Kher, Namit Das, amongst many others.
The Final Call – ZEE5
The Final Call is a ZEE5 Original web thriller series based on the 2015 novel ‘I Will Go with You’ by Priya Kumar. Directed by Vijay Lalwani, it centers around the passengers of a flight from Mumbai to Sydney whose lives are endangered after the captain decides to commit suicide on board.
The series includes Arjun Rampal, Neeraj Kabi, Javed Jaffrey, Sakshi Tanwar, Anupriya Goenka, and Vipin Sharma.
Hello Mini 2 – MX Player
Rivanah moves to the big city of Mumbai and finds herself constantly looking over her shoulder. It turns out she has a stalker who is blackmailing her. She is eventually drawn to the stranger and believes that he is helping her more than hurting her. Her daring nature finds her in more trouble than expected.
The cast in the series includes Anuja Joshi, Priya Banerjee, Prateek Basotia, and various others.
Hoping your weekend is as thrilling as these shows are from your favourite OTT platforms