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From Byomkesh to November Story: 10 Best regional web series to watch online

From Byomkesh to November Story, these non-Hindi web series are worth spending your time on.

Akash Kurup | OTTplay
Jul 04, 2021
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Regional OTT platforms are churning out more content than ever before, especially when it comes to regional series. There are a large number of regional web series available on numerous OTT platforms. All streaming services are starting to produce their own original shows and programs and we have come to a point where it is hard to choose one.

If you are someone who wants to foray into regional web series, we have compiled a list of the best regional shows that you can start binge watching right now.

Let's take a look...

Byomkesh - Bengali - Amazon Prime Video/ Hoichoi

Byomkesh revolves around the life of a private detective named Byomkesh Bakshi (Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay). The series follows Byomkesh and Ajith as they solve several mysterious cases.

Vella Raja - Tamil - Amazon Prime Video

This web series revolves around the lives of a bunch of people who get stuck in a lodge while trying to arrest a drug kingpin by the name of Deva. Teresa is adamant that she will arrest him, but Deva tries to escape from her and the police in this drama thriller.

Paap - Bengali - MX Player/Hoichoi

This mystery family drama follows the story of a family during the Durga Puja. As the family enjoys the celebrations, an old family member returns to the house. Parboni, who is the youngest daughter of the house, is not accepted in the house, even more so after people start dying one-after-another.

Chitra Vichitram - Telugu - Zee5

In this fun web series, two friends decide to make a film on their own, but end up fighting over which actor will play the lead role. They also try to impress a girl named Ramya, which leads to further chaotic and petty fights between the both.

Safe Journeys - Marathi- Youtube

Safe Journeys is a social dialogue on why everyone should be encouraged to comfortable speak about safe sex, pregnancy, consent and sexual abuse. The series follows couples as they talk about issues related to pregnancy or having sex for the first time.

Moving Out - Marathi - MX Player

Moving Out follows a young girl who is being pressured by her family to get married. But, she wants to follow her ambitions and live a free life. In order to achieve her goals and get away from the constant pressure from the family, she decides to move out of her parents house.

I Promise R.I.A - Malayalam - Youtube

Created by Saina productions, I Promise R.I.A is about three friends in high school and the developments and problems in their relationships as friends, as they go through love and other issues.

Locked - Telugu - Aha

Locked revolves around a neurosurgeon, Dr. Anand Chakravarthy, who is locked in his own house. This psychological thriller gets more tense as two burglars try to break into his house but instead get trapped as well.

Auto Shankar - Tamil - Zee5

Auto Shankar is an infamous gangster from the 70s. This crime thriller web series revolves around the life of Auto Shankar, who eventually gets involved in the illegal trade of liquor and human trafficking.

November Story - Tamil - Disney+ Hotstar

Starring Tamannaah in the lead role, November story is a murder mystery about an author who is suspected of murder. A crime novelist, who is currently suffering from Alzheimer’s disease is found at a murder scene and he has no memory of what happened. While the authorities suspect him of the crime, his daughter (Tamannaah) tries to find the real killer.

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