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From Hansal Mehta To Reema Kagti: 5 Directors Who Have Dominated The OTT Space

Have a look at five exemplary directors who have changed the face of OTT with these gripping series.

Hansal Mehta, Reema Kagti

The rise of Over-the-Top (OTT) platforms have revolutionized the entertainment industry, offering viewers a plethora of engaging content. Behind these successful OTT shows are visionary directors who have contributed immensely to this space.

Here, we highlight five exemplary directors who have made their mark on the OTT space with their exceptional storytelling and groundbreaking series. 

The talented filmmaker made waves in the OTT space with her gripping series, ‘Dahaad’ under the banner of Tiger Baby. Starring Sonakshi Sinha in the lead role, this intense show captivated audiences with its compelling narrative and outstanding performances. 

Sahil Sangha

Sahil is known for his success with the family sitcom ‘Mind the Malhotra’, which aired for two seasons and has expanded his repertoire in the OTT space. Sangha has now ventured into the genre of suspense and thrill with ‘Kafas’ streaming now on SonyLIV, which showcases his ability to captivate audiences with intense, dynamic and engaging storylines. Sangha's transition to different genres and exceptional viewership solidifies his position as an exceptional director in the OTT realm.

Hansal Mehta

Mehta known for his realistic and hard-hitting approach, created yet another masterpiece with the OTT series, ‘Scam’ produced by Applause Entertainment. Mehta's storytelling skills combined with impeccable performances by the cast delivered a gripping narrative that kept viewers engaged. 

Raj and DK

The dynamic duo of Raj and DK took over the hearts of fans with their popular and binge-worthy series ‘Farzi’, and ‘Family Man’. Raj and DK's directorial finesse shines through in their ability to create entertaining and engaging narratives.

Tigmanshu Dhulia

Tigmanshu is a director well-loved by Indian households, showcasing his brilliance in the OTT space with the series ‘Criminal Justice’ under the banner of Applause Entertainment. This all-time favourite thrilled audiences with its suspenseful and intense storyline.