One of the most amazing things that happened during this disastrous year that is 2020 is the growth of OTT space. Many commoners got familiar with digital features and acknowledged it’s importance in this 21st century which is constantly evolving technologically. Another factor that helped in the rise of streaming platforms was due to some big names from Bollywood making their debuts on it.
So we bring you a list of all the stars who gave brilliant performances through their shows on the OTT platforms!
Here we go:
1. Abhishek Bachchan – Breathe: Into the Shadows
Junior B made a terrific debut as he starred in this psychological thriller which is on Amazon Prime Video. He played the role of a doting father whose little daughter gets kidnapped. Soon follows the tale of master manipulation and blackmail when he is told to take someone’s life in order to get his daughter back. How will a father go for the sake of his own family? You can find out by watching this show which will keep you on the edge of your seats!
2. Karishma Kapoor – Mentalhood
Bollywood diva Karishma starred as the lead in this ALT Balaji original dealing with the ups and downs of being a mother. In the show, her character hails from Kanpur and is a mother of 3 kids. The show is a take on how there are no right or wrong ways to raise kids. It is a very relatable watch for all the working moms who tirelessly try to make ends meet.
3. Bobby Deol – Aashram
Bobby Deol made his debut as a self-proclaimed Godman ‘Baba Nirala’ who is based on the fictional city called Kashipur. He is a man of many mysteries and has risen to power due to the influence he has over gullible commoners. But is Baba Nirala as sincere as he portrays himself to be? Deep secrets unfold when a body is discovered in a forest land which is nearby to the ‘Aashram’.
4. Sushmita Sen – Aarya
Sushmita Sen made a smashing comeback through this crime thriller web series. Aarya premiered on Hotstar and featured how her life turns upside down when she discovers the pharmaceutical company under her husband is actually a drug ring. It became one of the most-watched shows of 2020.
5. Jaideep Ahlawat – Paatal Lok
After being industry for almost 10 years, Jaideep Ahlawat had a brilliant breakthrough because of his portrayal of Hathiram Chaudhary in Amazon Prime Video’s Paatal Lok. The story stars him as a down and out police officer who is caught in the whirlwind of lies, deception and secret when a major case gets handed to him.