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Zee 5 is an online subscription-based streaming platform. The platform is a digital version of tv channel Zee Tv and it houses various popular Zee Tv tv shows from the past as well as present times. In addition to it, it produces its original web series as well and also gives the platform for various films to stream. Out of all the Zee 5 web series we have picked out for you the 15 best web series that you can consider watching.

Best of Zee 5 web series for you to watch:

1) Mentalhood:

Mentalhood makes it to our best Zee 5 web series recommendation list because it explores a never before touched topic with a tint of comedy and drama.

Zee 5 web series
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 10
Cast: Karishma Kapoor, Sanjay Suri, Dino Morea, Sandhya Mridul, Shilpa Shukla, Shruti Seth, more.

Plot:

It narrates the struggles of motherhood and parenting which can often lead to a mom going mental. This is how the show derives its name. Karishma Kapoor plays Meera Sharma, a mother of three kids. Meera is a former miss Kanpur but she gives up on her dreams of becoming a model to bring up her kids. Ps: no one can compromise as much as a mother does for their kids. Meera’s children study in GI international school. A school where mothers from all classes of society are a part of undeclared war for becoming the best mother of which Meera is an active part. This leads to several events of chaos and ruckus which will make you laugh and also relate to the agony of mothers at the same time. Do give this web series a try.

2) Qubool Hai 2.0:

The popular Zee Tv family drama Qubool Hai is back with a bang on Zee Tv’s digital platform Zee 5.

Qubool hai
Released: 2021
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 10
Cast: Surbhi Jyoti, Karan Singh Grover, Mandira Bedi, Arif Zakira, Vaquar Sheikh.

Plot:

The Zee 5 web series retains its main leads Asad (Karan Singh Grover)and Zoya(Surbhi Jyoti). However, the show has a lot more to offer this time apart from romance and family drama. Asad Ahmed Khan is not a businessman but a sharpshooter in the 2.0 version. He is all set to represent India in an International sharpshooting competition. The character of Zoya has not undergone any changes. She plays a runaway bride as she did in the first season of the show. This time Zoya runs away from her wedding with Salman, and Salman with help of his goons chases Zoya down as he wants to marry her by hook or by crook. On her runaway, Zoya bumps into Asad and that’s when their lives intersect. They also share a horrible mystery from the past. All in all, this Zee 5 web series is a good watch.

3) The Married Woman:

Two women longing for love find comfort in each other. While this might seem legal and a no problem in 2021, it is still a problem and unconventional in 1992, the time when the plot of the story is set.

Zee 5 web series
Released: 2021
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 11
Cast: Monica Dogra, Nadira Babbar, Suhas Ahuja, Imaad Shah, Ridhi Dogra, more

Plot:
Aastha is bored of her routine life with no spark in her marriage left at all. In pursuit of finding back the spark, Aastha starts falling for a guy named Immad, in the same college where Aastha is a professor. Aastha meets Imaad’s wife Piplika after a while and the two ladies developer a strong bond in no time. A bond that goes beyond friendship and extends towards empathy and homosexual relationship. But given the times in 1992 homosexuality was nothing less than a crime and joke in India. Does the relationship between Aastha and Piplika progress? Does Aastha leave behind her duties as a mother and a wife in pursuit of her happiness? Do watch this latest Zee 5 web series to know more.

4) Paurashpur:.

Paurashpur is a period drama web series. The King of the kingdom of Paurashpur is a misogynist who believes in pressing women. The women of the kingdom try to fight the king. Will they be able to do so? Do check out the web series to know more.

Paurashpur
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 7
Cast: Milind Soman, Sahil Salathia, Annu Kapoor, Shilpa Shinde, Paulomi Das, Shaheer Sheikh, more.

Plot:

King Bhadra Pratap rules Paurashpur. A king is a misogynist man who is driven by lust and sexual desires. He marries a woman much younger than his age. He is all set to marry for the sixth time but fears that like all the previous five queens, this queen will also disappear. While all this is going in, Milind Soman marks his entry into the show as Boris, a transgender who makes King Bhadra Pratap uneasy and uncomfortable. On the other hand, Bhadra Pratap’s first wife Meerawati can be seen plotting against the king and her husband to clear her path to the throne. In this battle of lust, patriarchy, and misogyny lies a must-watch web series for you. Do give it a try.

5) Expiry Date:

This Zee 5 web series is a murder mystery crime thriller drama that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end.

zee 5 web series
Released: 2021
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 10
Cast: Tony Luke, Madhu Shalini, Shraddha Kakkad, Ali Reza, Sneha Ullal, more.

Plot:

The story is about two married couples who promise to be together till death does them part. But life is another name of uncertainty. Vishwas kills his wife Disha as he finds that she has been cheating on him with a gym instructor named Sunny. After killing her Vishwa files a missing complaint about Disha while he disposes of the body. On other hand while solving the case police finds out that Sunny has also been missing since the same day as Disha. The truth is both Sunny and Disha have been murdered by their respective partners. Vishwa and Sunitha thus join hands to get away with their crimes. But it seems like there is a third party who knows their secret. Who is this third person? How will Vishwa and Sunitha conceal their crime? Will they get away with it or will they be caught?

6) Shoot-Out At Alair:

The seen series is a crime thriller web series and touches a sensitive topic of Islamic radical terrorism. Do give this web series a try.

Zee 5 web series
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 8
Cast: Prakash Raj, Meka Srikanth, Sampath Raj.

Plot:

The web series is based on the true story of the 2007 Mecca Masjid bombing in Hyderabad, which claimed 16 lives and left many injured. Shoot out at Alair traces the story of a terrorist named Akhtar Ahmed who has become a Hindu phobiac since the blast. He kills one Hindu policeman every year on the anniversary of the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast. IG Pravin Chand forms a team to track down Akhtar and bring him to justice. Will he be able to do so? Do check out this web series if you are a crime thriller fanatic.

7) Crashh:

This Zee 5 web series is about four siblings who get separated in their childhood when their parents die in a car ‘crashh’. Their lives cross path once again but will they be able to reunite again as a family?

Crashh
Released: 2021
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 10
Cast: Kunj Anand, Aditi Sharma, Zain Imaam, Rohan Mehra, Anushka Sen, more.

Plot:

Three of the four siblings are adopted by different families leaving the eldest Kabir behind. Kabir becomes a cynical police officer. Kajal is a single woman having an affair with a married man. She also suffers from mental health issues. Kia who has been renamed Alia is a rich and young Instagram influencer. While Jahan who is now Rahim serves as Alia’s driver without knowing that she is her blood sister. Labour decides to find his siblings and reunite with them. All the four siblings cross paths with each other without realising their true identity. Will they unite again as a family? Do watch this Zee 5 web series to know more. In the times of murder mysteries and crime thrillers, this is a light-hearted easy-breezy watch.

8) Jeet Ki Zid:

This Zee 5 web series portrays a soldier’s struggle beyond the battleground. Amit Sadh as Major Deependra Sengar plays a role that is inspired by the real-life character. A soldier who doesn’t let his handicap become his disability.

Jeet ki zid
Released: 2021
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 7
Cast: Amit Sadh, Sushant Singh, Amrita Puri, more.

Plot:
Amit Sadh plays a character inspired by a real-life army hero Major Deependra Sengar. Major Deep Sengar is a character who defines that you should never give up in life. He undergoes several hurdles to become an Army officer. But life has something else in the box for him. While on a mission in the Kargil war Major Deep gets shot five times and that paralyses him below his waist. Major Deependra retires from the army. But he refuses to be sitting in a wheelchair for the rest of his life. Major Deep cleared CAT to join IIM Ahmedabad. He went on to become a management professional. Come live the spirit of never giving up with Major Deependra Sengar. We assure you you won’t regret a single second of it.

9) Black Widows:

Zee 5 web series black widow is an adaptation of a Finnish show named ‘Must Lesket’. The story of the web series revolves around three best friends Jayati, Kavita and Veera. All three of them are in abusive married life.

Black Widows
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 12
Cast: Mona Singh, Shamita Shetty, Swastika Mukherjee, Raima Sen, Sharad Kelkar, more.

Plot:

Jayati gets physically abused and beaten up by her husband. Kavita’s husband forces her to sleep with his office superiors to further his career. Veera’s husband threatens to separate her from her daughter whom she loves so much. These women have reached saturation point in taking abuses and decides to end it once and for all. They plan a lakeside outing where they plan to plant a bomb in the boat that their husbands take to murder them. And that what they do and nearly gets successful doing so. As the bomb in the boat sets the boat ablaze these three best friends start imagining their new life. But when two cops enter the show to investigate the case the hell breaks loose. Will the widows manage to get away with it. This Zee 5 dark comedy web series is a must-watch. Do give it a try.

10) Naxalbari:

The Naxalism inspired web series derives its name from a village named ‘Naxalbari’ from where the Naxalism movement began in the 1960s ad spread across the country. Do give this web series a try. It has everything from a gripping storyline to amazing acting and direction.

Zee 5 web series
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 9
Cast: Shakti Anand, Sreejita De, Aamir Ali, Tina Datta, Rajeev Khandelwal, more.

Plot:

Naxalbari rightly depicts the rise of Naxalism in India and how it has affected thousands of people since then. The story revolves around a Special Task Force agent Raghav as he gets assigned to solve the case of a blast that killed a ruling party MLA. Raghav during his investigations comes to know that it was Naxalist Binu and Pahaan who was behind the attack. But it is also very evident that they do it to save their only means of livelihood, their forest from getting exploited by these politicians. What will Raghav do? Will he empathise with the Naxalites or fulfil his duty by bringing them to justice.

11) Love Scandal Doctors: 

Four medical interns try to hide a murder at any cost. In the process, the web series gets more and more interesting. Do give it a try.

Released: 2021
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 15
Cast: Tanya Sachdeva, Neha Hinge, Shrishti Rindani, Ashmita Jaggi, Pulkit Makal, Siddharth Menon, Punit J Pathak, Rahul Dev, Ishaan Khanna, Aayush Shrivastav.

Plot:

The web series tells the story of five medical interns of a prestigious KMRC hospital. The hospital witnesses a murder of a patient named Asif. The medical interns are now on the duty to hide this secret from a police officer who is investigating this case and frame it as an accident. During the course, a string of secrets from the lives of these five interns starts alerting all of a sudden which makes the plot even more intriguing. Actor and choreographer Punit J Pathak marks his web debut in this series. He is assigned to find out the murderer. But the question arises that who is the real murderer? Is it one from the interns or anyone else? Do watch this web series. We are sure you won’t be let down.

12) Dark 7 White:

In a dirty game of politics, a young leader loses his life and the murder suspects are the ones who he held close to his heart.

Zee 5 web series
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 10
Cast: Jatin Sarna, Monica Chaudhary, Nidhi Singh, Sumeet Vyas, more.

Plot:

Dark 7 White is a political murder mystery drama that revolves around a murder and the investigation that follows to catch the culprit. Yudhveer Singh is all set to become the youngest CM of the state of Rajasthan but is murdered on his way to the swearing-in ceremony. Investigation begins as officer Abhimanyu Singh takes the case into his hands. The list of murder suspects are long and include Yudhveer’s girlfriend, his friends from his college and his grandfather. All of them have a dark secret to hide and a motive to kill Yudhveer. Who of these people killed Yudhveer and why? As the investigation progresses dark secrets are laid bare in front of the audience. The web series is adapted from the novel Dark White by Shweta Bijpuria.

13) Ek Jhoothi Love Story:

Ek Jhoothi Love Story is a Pakistani drama streaming in Zee 5. The story is about two individuals Salma and Sohail. Both of them hail from a middle-class house in Karachi but have exaggerated expectations when it comes to their ideal life partners

El Jhoothi love story
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 18
Cast: Bilal Abbas Khan, Madiha Imaam.

Plot:

Stuck in their monotonous lives both Sohail and Salma find an escape way and create a fake id with wake name and characteristics on social media. Plain middle-class girl Salma turns herself into rich and gorgeous Natalia and enjoys the attention from Noufil. Noufil presents himself as an American but in reality, is none other than Sohail. What will the duo do when they find out their real identities? Will they break apart or understand the meaning of true love? This Zee 5 web series is a funny and kinky light watch if you are looking to take a break from the dark action thrillers and murder mysteries. Do give it a try.

14) Forbidden Love:

Zee 5’s Forbidden Love attempts to break the stereotypes of ‘happily ever after’ and brings to you four different short stories with topics that are still unconventional to our society.

Zee 5 web series
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 4
Cast: Ali Fazal, Pooja Kumar, Patralekha Paul, Aditya Seal, Harsh Chaaya, more.

Plot:

The first story of the series is about homosexual relationships.

Dev and Neel are in a homosexual relationship but Neil marries Keya to maintain his image in society. Keya, deprived of her husbands love tries to cure his homosexuality which she considers a disease. Mind you, Keya is a qualified doctor.

The second story is about a housewife named Anamika.

Anamika is married to a lawyer for eight years now. Her husband has no time for her and that’s when a young guy Ishaan enters her life. Anamika gets into an extramarital affair with Ishaan and now has to decide whether she wants to walk out of her marriage for her happiness or abide by her family responsibility. What will Anamika do? Do check out this web series to know more.

The third story also dwells upon the topic of an extramarital affair.

Dr Sudha is trying to convince the board at her hospital to appoint Dr Harsh Thakur who is an ace surgeon. But Dr Harsh has a dark past where he was accused of murdering his girlfriend. Dr Sudha’s husband Vaibhav finds his wife’s affection towards Dr Harsh suspicious. He asks his friend ACP Aditya to look into the matter. How the story unfolds is great to watch for the viewers.

Fourth and last part of the web series is about a couple Gaurav and Priya.

To spice up their bedroom romance, Priya suggests the game of role-playing. But, the rules of the game gets broken and the couple lands up in serious trouble. What happens next is worth a watch. Do give it a try.

15) The Casino:

In the lust for money and power, a family gets strangled. This Zee 5web series has a perfect dose of glamour and suspense. Do give it a try

The casino
Released: 2020
No of seasons: 1
No of episodes: 10
Cast: Karanvir Bohra, Sudhanshu Pandey, Aindrita Ray, Mandan Karimi, more.

Plot:

The story revolves around Vicky Marwah who is the heir of a multi-million dollar Casino. But Vicky gets trapped in a trap laid by Rihana, his dad’s mistress. This is when Camilla enters Vicky’s life and encourages him to challenge Rihana. The series is full of twists and turns and betrayal by the family for money and much more drama awaits you in this Zee 5 web series. Do give it a try.

We hope you like our recommendation about the web series. For more entertainment-related news stay tuned.

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