pcoming Web Series: Theaters are closed due to lockdown. Old shows are airing on TV. But the journey of entertainment on online streaming platforms is not yet over. New projects have been coming in continuously from lockdown 0.1 to lockdown 0.4. Currently, this journey is not going to stop in the coming days. Let’s know about five such upcoming projects …
- Blood Pressure – MX player has been trying to improve its content for some time. There have been some web series which have attracted the attention of the audience. One such web series is coming Raktanchal. It shows the battle of supremacy between two Bahubalis in Purvanchal’s 80s. This series went live today on May 28.
- Kali season- After the success of the first season, the second season of Zee-5 web series Kali is ready to come. This time the audience will also get to see the entry of a new artist. Abhishek Banerjee, who plays Hatoda Tyagi in ‘Patal Lok’, will be seen in this series. In this season too, the story is woven around mother and child. The series will be released on May 29.
3.Choked- Anurag Kashyap is returning to Netflix once again. After ‘Ghost Stories’, he is bringing ‘Choked’. The film depicts the story of a post-demonetisation woman. Sayami Kher will be seen in the lead role. At the same time, the film will be released on 5 June.
- Kahne Ko Humsafar – Ronit Roy and Mona Singh’s web series ‘ Kahane Ko Humsafar Hai ‘ is also making a comeback. Its third season is set to arrive. The web series will once again feature a family drama. It will be released on Zee-5 on 6 June.
- The Casino- Karanvir Bohra is also ready to make his digital debut. For this, they have chosen Zee-5 web series ‘The Casino’. It will show the story of an ongoing family battle for a casino in Nepal. The series will stream on June 12.
in addition to this, Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushman Khurana starrer Gulabo-Sitabho will also be released on June 12.
OTT platforms like Netflix and Amazon have emerged as a powerful medium for many filmmakers due to the ongoing lockdown caused by the Corona virus. Although already these mediums were quite popular but due to lockdown, theater multiplexes are all closed due to which the craze of OTT has increased. Unlike movies, there is no censorship on these web series. In such a situation, the controversial political, religious and social content has been put in front of the audience in the last few years, it is shown openly in the web series. Which was impossible to show in films.
However, some people also show displeasure on social media about these shows, and have been demanding to censor them on the web series. At the same time, many directors are against the sensor and consider it to be the freedom of expression. There are many web series which created quite a ruckus.
A web series came in for a lot of controversy, which people also liked very much, ‘Sacred Games’ directed by Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwani was adapted from Vikram Chandra’s novel Sacred Games. In this series, the main villain is shown a religious leader who wants to attack Mumbai on nuclear. This web series showed tension between people of Hindu and Muslim religion. People on social media called the show anti-Hindu and some demanded that it be discontinued, however, despite this the show was a hit and its second part also came.
On the same Manoj Bajpai’s web series ‘Family Man’, the RSS magazine had alleged that after films, anti-nationalism and jihad are being promoted with the help of web series. He also claimed that with the help of this show, an attempt has been made to arouse positive feelings towards the terrorists.
The recently released Anushka Sharma production house show ‘Patalalok’ is also creating a lot of ruckus. It is being said that this show has shown many issues of caste dispute. However, a large section of social media and many celebs have also praised the storyline, acting and direction of this webseries. And people are also liking it a lot.