2020 is wrapping up and like a well-embedded culture, brands are recalling everything that helped us get through the harsh year that 2020 has been. And Google is no exception.
After Spotify Wrapped showed us the music we loved in 2020, now Google is here with the list of most Googled web series in India in 2020.
1. Money Heist
The fourth season of Money Heist was released in April this year amidst the lockdown. Money Heist, for the unaware, has a gang of robbers who attempt to carry out the most perfect heist on the Royal Mint of Spain, and then on the Bank of Spain. In a nutshell, it’s popular.
2. Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story
One of the most-watched Hindi web series of 2020 is Scam 1992. The web series is based on the 1992 book The Scam: Who Won, who Lost, who Got Away by Sucheta Dalal and Debashish Basu. The story focuses on a stockbroker and his infamous heist.
3. Bigg Boss 14
Well, Bigg Boss is dear to Indians and as it returned during the pandemic, fans curiously hopped to watch the same.
4. Mirzapur 2
Mirzapur returned with Season 2 on Amazon Prime Video in October. The story takes up from Season 1 where Guddu bhaiya is headed out to seek revenge against the Tripathis’.
5. Paatal Lok
A down and out cop lands a case of an assassination attempt gone wrong. He digs deep into the life of four suspects and finds out the game is much bigger than him.
6. Sex Education
The story has a teenage boy who tries to be a sex therapist for kids at the school and follows their lives closely.
7. Breathe: Into the Shadows
The crime thriller had a good season 1 and returned for a season 2. The story has a father who is willing to take anyone’s life to save his daughter’s life.
The most complicated yet the most interesting web series you will watch is Dark. The science fiction series released its third and final season on Netflix in June and involves time travel. Lots of it.
9. Bandish Bandits
What we would call a musical series, Bandish Bandits has a music student who desires to become a musical wizard like his grandfather. But it’s not as simple as it looks.
10. Special Ops
Based on the 26/11 Hotel Taj terrorist attack, the plot has a high ranked officer trying to combine pieces to form a story that would make sense in an investigation file.