Web series is the next big thing. It strikes a perfect chord with millenials with relatable content, refreshingly new faces, precise and sensible plot and convenient streaming which TV still holds back. It’s quite a youth breakthrough! Few mentions listed below have already proved their mettle on the big screen and enjoys a loyal fan base. And now they are on their way to potentially reign the wave of digital glory in the long run through their upcoming web projects!
Saif Ali Khan
Touted as one of the first mainstream Bollywood actors to hop on to the digital platform with Sacred Games, Saif Ali Khan effortlessly portrayed the role of a realistic Mumbai cop in pursuit of a mafia boss. As Saif had mentioned, doing the show was a step in the new direction. The talented actor has already started shooting for the second season.
The prolific actor tumbled into the comfort of web after remarkable box office hits in his acting career! Stepping into online content with a psychological drama on Amazon Prime, Breathe, Madhavan, who was hugely appreciated for pulling off a matured, never- seen before character in the digital show.
Having showcased his versatility as an actor by portraying distinct characters in popular mainstream commercial films, Saqib swiftly graduated to the digital world and pulled off a challenging role of real life gangster Shiv Prakash Shukla in Zee5’s original Rangbaaz. Saqib’s stupendous performance sporting a new moustache avatar has been hugely appreciated by the audience, critics, industry and fans alike!
Vikrant Massey is pretty much a favored web cynosure right now! He’s always been widely admired on TV and silver screen for his authentic, genuine and peculiar performances delivered with exceptional quality. However, his current web appearances earned him a first rate reputation with small yet powerful role in Mirzapur and finally an urban lead in Broken But Beautiful. He’s captivating attention already for his next interesting web series-in-making known as Rise.