2023 is almost halfway over, and fans have been hooked to their screens with an array of incredible shows and movies that have been released this year so far. Right from edge-of-the-seat thrillers to some endearing dramas; engaging stories with powerful characters and phenomenal performances have left a lasting impression on the audience. Here are some of the shows that have left an indelible mark in the minds of the viewers and were some of the most talked about shows of the year till now.
Breathtaking cinematography, a star-studded ensemble, stellar performances and Vikramaditya Motwane at its helm, this Prime Video web series has won viewers over and how! Featuring Aparshakti Khurana, Aditi Rao Hydari, Sidhant Gupta, Ram Kapoor and Prosenjit Chatterjee, 'Jubilee' is truly a masterpiece. The 1950s setting of the show centres on the deep character development and examination of difficult subjects like love, power, and the beauty of cinema. The layered storyline, the compelling narrative, the astounding direction and more, make this a must-watch!
The new crime drama by Reema Kagti and Zoya Akhtar, 'Dahaad' has audiences raving over the complex characters and the intriguing narrative. The fictional story of a suspenseful investigation of a sinister criminal on the loose up against a fierce lady cop. 'Dahaad' on Prime Video is a must-watch if you're looking for an exhilarating chase and a brilliant howdunnit topped with a fantastic cast featuring Sonakshi Sinha, Vijay Varma, Gulshan Devaiah and Sohum Shah.
'Rocket Boys 2'
In the second season of this amazing web series, Dr. Homi J. Bhabha, Vikram Sarabhai, and A.P.J. Abdul Kalam continued their journey to establish India as a nuclear power while overcoming various challenges. The show has been praised for its gripping historical accuracy and its perfect depiction of the lives of these famous individuals. Audiences adore 'Rocket Boys 2' for its motivational storytelling, suspenseful premise, and top-notch ensemble. For its intriguing examination of India's scientific history, viewers can stream this show on Sony LIV.
With its compelling story and standout performances by Shahid Kapoor, Vijay Sethupathi, and Kay Kay Menon, this crime thriller has broken all streaming records for Prime Video! The story revolves around the dissatisfied artist who decides to create fake money and learns to earn his way up. The show brings the classic traits of the fantastic director duo Raj and DK that includes a fusion of suspense and humour.
'Saas, Bahu Aur Flamingo'
Yet another captivating crime drama created and directed by Homi Adajania, 'Saas, Bahu Aur Flamingo' features Naseeruddin Shah, Radhika Madan, and Dimple Kapadia in vital roles. It is a must-watch for its examination of nuanced issues including family dynamics, wealth, and power. Because of the show's riveting characters and masterfully written plot, viewers haven’t stopped praising the Disney+ Hotstar show ever since it released. The acting is superb, and the plot is full of surprises, definitely something that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
And who can forget our very own Desi Girl’s kickass action drama 'Citadel'. Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Richard Madden, visited India for the global promotions of the Amazon Original series and audiences couldn’t keep calm. The Russo Brothers series truly has everyone hyped for the action-packed, larger-than-life spy drama.
So prepare yourself for a treat and immerse yourself in these fascinating worlds of intrigue and suspense if you haven’t already!