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Best English web series on SonyLIV

From A Spy Among Friends to Damages, we've compiled a list of the best English web series on SonyLIV that you can stream right away to make your day more entertaining

Best English web series on SonyLIV

A Spy Among Friends, Ordeal By Innocence

Last Updated: 07.52 PM, May 16, 2024


Looking for your next binge watch and craving quality content? Look no further. This curated section features the best English web series that are streaming exclusively on SonyLIV. Whether you are a marathoner who watches several seasons over a weekend or a selective viewer who picks shows with precision, the following list has something for everyone. We have compiled some of the top-notch Hollywood shows, from thrillers to romance, dramas and iconic shows, that cater to a range of tastes. Dive in and discover your next binge-worthy obsession.

Best English web series on SonyLIV:

A Spy Among Friends

IMDb rating: 7.2/10

Released in 2022, this British espionage thriller drama stars Guy Pearce, Damian Lewis and Anna Maxwell Martin. Based on the book by Ben Macintyre, it tells the story of Nicholas Elliott, an MI6 intelligence officer, who, in 1963, is left confused when he learns that his close friend, Kim Philby, has been a double agent for the KGB (Russian security agency) since 1934. Elliot interviews him in Beirut and then Philby defects to the Soviet Union.



IMDb rating: 7/10

Released in 2022, this drama stars Tiana Okoye and Luke Kirby. It's a unique story about how a traffic police officer teams up with a detective suffering from agoraphobia to investigate peculiar murders. While doing that, they also confront their fears and work on them.

Alex Rider

IMDb rating: 7.5/10

Released in 2020, this thriller series stars Otto Farrant, Marli Siu and Charithra Chandran. It's a story about a teenager named Alex Rider, who learns that his latest uncle was a spy and was murdered mysteriously during an ongoing mission. Alex tries his best to become a spy himself to investigate his uncle’s death.

Three Pines

IMDb rating: 7.2/10

Released in 2022, this web series stars Alfred Molina, Rossif Sutherland and Tantoo Cardinal. It begins with a man getting discovered in the woods near Three Pines. He seems to be a victim of a robbery and lynching gang. When inspector Armand Gamacha finds himself wondering whether the villagers are capable of committing murders, he and his team unearth a tragic story that provides the key to the victim’s desire for vengeance, which leads him to his murder.


IMDb rating: 8.5/10

Released in 2009, this sitcom won a Primetime Creative Emmy Award and a Critics’ Choice Television Award in 2012. It's a fun and comical story of fast-talking lawyer Jeff Winger, who finds his degree has been revoked. Hence, he is forced to rejoin his school at Greendale Community College. Hoping to score pretty good points, he invents a study group and invites all the students to join it.


IMDb rating: 8.1/10

Released in 2007, this English drama won three Primetime Emmy Awards and one Golden Globe Award. Starring Glenn Close and Rose Byrne, it's a story about a brilliant, yet ruthless lawyer named Petty Hewes, who attempts to win a lawsuit against the former CEO of a famous corporation. She uses her any means to win the lawsuit and pay him the damages he did on behalf of his former workers, who claim to be ruined by the CEO.

Ordeal By Innocence

IMDb rating: 7.2/10

Released in 2018, this mystery drama is based on Agatha Christie’s novel of the same name. It stars Anthony Boyle, Bill Nighy, Morven Christie and Christian Cooke. The story follows Jack Argyll, who tries to protect his innocence when he gets accused of murdering his adoptive mother, Rachel Argyll, a wealthy philanthropist. However, Jack gets life imprisonment and dies in jail. The twist is that two years later, it is found that Jack was innocent. Now Dr. Calgary takes the charge to investigate the past.

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