Binge watching web series has become the hot talk of the town. Relaxing on the sofa and enjoying your favorite show is like a match made in heaven. And, the good news here is web series these days are not just limited to English content. With the stupendous growth in OTT platforms, the Indian entertainment industry has also joined the race to produce the best TV shows.
Apart from Hindi series, the country also started witnessing mind-blowing content in regional languages like Telugu, Tamil, Marathi and Gujarati. The Marathi entertainment industry, especially, is doing an excellent job in providing quality content. Therefore, in this article, we will be compiling some of the best Marathi series for you. So, grab a bowl of popcorn and get ready!
Here are the popular web series in Marathi that are packed with entertainment
In search of some phenomenal Marathi web series to watch with your friends and family? You have come to the right place. Browse through the below list of best series and watch the one you liked the most.
1. High Time
If you are someone who loves dark comedy, then High Time is a must watch. With 6 wonderful episodes, this short web series is a must watch with your friends. It stars Ashutosh Gokhale, Siddharth Mahasabde, Kshitish Date and Sainath Ganuwad in lead roles. The series revolves around the lives of four friends who promise to explore life together and stay connected forever.
Creators: Ameya Beknalkar, Shubhendu Lalit
Cast: Siddharth Mahashabde, Kshitish Date, Sainath Ganuwad, Ashutosh Gokhale, Suved Kulkarni
Episodes: 6 (2020)
Available on: This mini comedy series is available on YouTube’s Karvanda Nirmitee channel.
Directed by Satish Rajwade, Samantar is one of the most top-rated Marathi series till date. Starring Swapnil Joshi in the lead role, the thriller series is all about Swapnil aka Kumar Mahajan in search of a man named Sudarshan Chakrapani who had lived the life that Mahajan is currently living. The series is based on the book written by Suhas Shirwalkar. Samantar has the ability to keep you engaged throughout all its nine episodes. Moreover, it was originally made in Marathi and later dubbed in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
Creator: Satish Rajwade
Cast: Swapnil Joshi, Tejaswini Pandit, Nitish Bhardwaj, Jayant Savarkar, Ganesh Revadekar
Episodes: 9 (2020)
IMDB Rating: 7.8/10
Available on: You can watch the series on MX Player
3. Once a year
A unique yet beautiful romantic comedy, Once a year is a highly underrated Marathi series that you must add to your list. Binge watch it with your friends or with your partner and you are sure to fall in love with it. Featuring Nipun Dharmadhikari and Mrinmayee Godbole, the series depicts how two completely different people become good friends and gradually fall in love. The most fascinating part about the series is that it will keep you entertained till the end and that’s what we love about it.
Creator: Mandar Kurundkar
Cast: Nipun Dharmadhikari, Mrinmayee Godbole
Episodes: 6 (2019)
IMDB Rating: 8.8/10
Available on: MX Player
4. Struggler Saala
One of the remarkable Marathi series liked by every other person is none other than Struggler Saala. The list is incomplete without it. Having Santosh Juvekar and Kushal Badrike playing vital roles, the series is all about the struggles faced by two actors to enter the Marathi film industry. With 2 blockbuster seasons and 2 mind-boggling stories, the show left many eminent celebrities tweet about it and praise it. So, get prepared to travel through the fabulous journey of struggling actors.
Creator: Vijay Mane
Cast: Kushal Badrike, Santosh Juvekar, Abhijit Chavan, Viju Mane, Mahesh Manjrekar
Episodes: 16 (2016-19)
IMDB Rating: 8.8/10
Available on: The series is available on YouTube’s channel called Chavat.
5. Gondya Ala Re
Yet another impressive series to add to the list will be Gondya Ala Re. The 10 episode action drama series is directed by Ankur Kaktkar and has garnered enormous views and success. Anand Ingale, Bhushan Pradhan, Kshitish Date, Sunil Barve and Shivraj Vaichal are in the key roles. The show is based on the real story of the Chapekar brothers who carried out the first revolution against the British in 1897.
Creator: Ankur Kakatkar
Cast: Sunil Barve, Shitish Date, Anand Ingle, Bhushan Pradhan, Shivraj Waichal
Episodes: 10 (2019)
IMDB Rating: 8.6/10
Available on: Gondya Ala Re is available to all the Zee5 subscribers.
Released in 2019, the Marathi series Shala is currently one of the most popular ones. It features Akash Desai, Anushree Mane, Kaushal Jadhav and Avinash Jadhav. With more than 1 million views, the web series has received immense love from people across the country. It is the story of school children and the various twists and turns in their lives. Shala is sure to keep you thrilled and active throughout its episodes.
Available on: The web series is available on YouTube.
7. Kaale Dhande
You just can’t miss out on another super hit comedy series ‘Kaale Dhande’. It stars Mahesh Manjrekar, Neha Khan, Shubhankar Tawade, Sanskruti Balgude and Onkar Raut. This new age comedy show revolves around a young photographer’s life and how his life takes numerous turns due to unfortunate circumstances. With actors like Manjrekar, the series is a sure-shot entertainer and worth watching. Moreover, It has 8 episodes and all of them are extremely promising and captivating.
Creator: Ramchandra Gaonkar
Cast: Mahesh Manjrekar, Neha Khan, Shubhankar Tawade, Sanskruti Balgude, Onkar Raut
Episodes: 8 (2019)
IMDB Rating: 8.0/10
Available on: You can watch the series on Zee5.
Where to explore the best Marathi web series?
Already watched the above listed series and want to explore more? Don’t worry! We have got you sorted! All you need to worry is about your internet connection. Make sure you have unlimited data to binge watch some super cool web series and have some uninterrupted fun. You can browse through the below video streaming platforms and find some awesome collections of Marathi content.
- MX Player- Pandu and Ani Kay Hava
- Zee5- Hutatma, Horn Ok Please, The Final Call and many more.
- YouTube- Safe Journeys and Moving Out.
- Hotstar- Criminal Justice, Out Of Love, Hostages, City Of Dreams etc.
Watching series is definitely the best way to get a break from your monotonous 9-5 job. It is indeed the best stress buster ever. Plus, if you are a Maratha, you are sure to like the above mentioned series. Even if you are not, you can still watch them with subtitles and fall for them. So, put on your pyjamas, jump into your sofa and get ready to have a gala time watching the most incredible set of Marathi series. Also, don’t forget to share the list with your friends and do let us know in the comments below about the one you enjoyed the most.