Digital media has been growing very rapidly during the past few years. As of now, if we think about the first and foremost source of entertainment for us, it will be the Web series. This is because most people prefer to watch web series rather than normal television serials.
Although television serials are still worth watching, Digital platforms like Netflix and Amazon prime video, give tough competition to most of the movies and serials we watch on T.V.
Platforms like Netflix, Amazon prime video, Zee Plus, Disney plus Hotstar, etc have done a revolution in Digital media.
Web series such as Scam 1992, Paatal Lok, Special ops, etc, were the best web series of 2020. Most of the web series are postponed that were about to release this year, due to the coronavirus Pandemic.
In 2021, there are a lot of web series that are going to be released. We have gathered a list of top upcoming Hindi and English web series in 2021 that are coming next year. The list of the top upcoming web series of 2021 has been mentioned below.
List of Top Upcoming Hindi Webseries in 2021
1. Mumbai diaries 26/11
The upcoming web series”Mumbai diaries 26/11″ is going to be released in March 2021. It will be officially available on amazon prime video.
The series is based on the attack of 26/11 and it will be a tribute to all the warriors who always worked persistently to save the lives of the people during the attack.
Nikhil Advani and Nikhil Gonsalves are the creators of this web series.
Tina Dutta, Mohit Raina, Konkana Sen Sharma, and the reporter in Scam 1992- Shreya Dhanwantary are the featured cast of this web series.
2. Family Man-Season 2
Season 1 of Family man was a highly rated web series and the watchers of Family Man are eagerly waiting for its next season.
The upcoming web series Family Man – Season 2 is expected to be released in February 2021 and will be available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.
The creators of this series are Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK.
This web series features starting Manoj Bajpayee, Priyamani, Samantha, Neeraj Madhav, Kishore Kumar, Sharib Hashmi, and Gul Panag. Asif Basra and Samantha Akkineni are yet to be announced.
3. Broken But Beautiful – Season 3
The first and second season of the web series was good. Harleen Sethi as Sameera and Vikrant Massey as Veer played the lead role in this series. The third season of the web series revolves around the love and heartbreak of the new couple, Agastya and Rumi.
The expected release date of the upcoming web series “Broken but Beautiful-3” is February 2021 and will be exclusively available on Alt Balaji. Sidharth Shukla and Sonia Rathee would be playing the lead role in this series.
The creators of the web series are Santosh Singh and Harsh Dedhia.
Inspired by the real-life story of Majoor Deependra Singh Senger (Kargil War Hero), this web series will have a lot of action and army missions. The role of a special forces officer will be played by Amit Sadh.
The release date of the web series is 22 January 2021 and it will be exclusively available on Zee5. Vishal Mangolorkar is the creator of this web series.
The series features Amit Sadh, Sushant Singh, Amrit puri, and Ali Goni.
5. The Test Case – Season 2
Season 1 of the web series that featured Nimrat Kaur as Captain, remained successful. Now, Harlen Sethi is all set to play the lead role for Season 2 of “The Test Case”.
The release date of the web series is yet to be announced but it’s sure that the series will exclusively be available only on Zee5.
The series features Harleen Sethi.
Some more upcoming webseries are also mentioned in this YouTube video.
List of Top Upcoming English Web Series in 2021
1. Grand Tour Season 5
The Grand Tour is a British motoring tv series, created by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard, James May, and Andy. It will be exclusively streaming online on Amazon Prime Video. The program came up within the wake of the departure of Clarkson, Hammond, May, and Wilman from the BBC series Top Gear, and originally contracted with 36 episodes over three years.
The producer of Top Gear, Andy Wilman has confirmed the release of Grand Tour Season. Since the series is a favorite of all, we have very few chances that the release of season 5 may cancel due to the lockdown. However, if things remain normal season 5 may arrive in early 2021.
2. The Stranger Things – Season 4
People are eagerly waiting for the fourth season of the series “The Stranger Things” as the third season of the web series has left some unanswered questions.
We’ll be seeing most of the people who played lead role in the season 3 of this webseries. Finn Wolfhard (Mike), Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven), Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas), Sadie Sink (Max), and Joe Keery (Steve Harrington), and Hopper (David Harbour) are still a part of this new season.
According to the sources, the fourth season is under production and will release in 2021 only on Netflix. However, the official release date of the series is not available yet.
3. The winx saga
The Winx saga is expected to be released next month on January 2021 and it will be exclusively streaming on Netflix. Elisha Applebaum plays a lead role in this series. Abigail Cowen stars as Bloom, alongside newcomer Hannah Van Der Westhuyseas as Stella and Precious Mustapha as Aisha.
The executive producer, Brian Young from The Vampire Diaries and Applebaum is also a part of the live-action webseries Winx Club.
4. Animal Kingdom Season 5
Animal Kingdom is an American terrible series of actions made by Jonathan Lisco. The strategy lies upon a 2010 Australian film ‘Animals of the world all in all’ by David Michôd.
First, the Animal Kingdom showed on June 14, 2016, on TNT. The game-plan got resuscitated for the fifth season in July 2019 by TNT. The cast details have been mentioned below;
Ellen Barkin as Janine Cody AKA Smurf, Shawn Hatosy as Andrew Cody or Pope, Ben Robson as Craig Cody, Jake Weary as Deran Cody, Finn Cole as Joshua Cody or JRigo, Sanchez as Manny, Ellen Barkin as JanineScott, Speedman as BarrySohi and Rodriguez as Mia Benitez.
5. Lucifer season 5 part 2
According to the sources, Most of the shooting of the second part of the fifth season of Lucifer has been finished. It is said that every episode until episode 16 has been filmed but due to the coronavirus, it was delayed. When the lockdown was over, the shooting of the second part was started in October 2020. The series will be available on Netflix. The cast details of Lucifer are.
Tom Ellis as Lucifer, Lauren German as Detective Chloe Decker, Kevin Alejandro as Detective Dan Espinoza, DB Woodside as Amenadiel, Lesley-Ann Brandt as Mazikeen, Scarlett Estevez as Trixie Espinoza, Rachael Harris as Dr Linda Martin and Aimee Garcia as Ella Lopez.
This year, the first source of entertainment for all the viewers was web series and OTT platforms remained on the top. Most of the web series releasing this year were also postponed. All this happened because of the coronavirus and the lockdown during the whole year. People used to stay inside the house and enjoy watching the series. After watching the first part of most of the web series, now they are eagerly waiting for their second season.