Best Thriller web series on Hotstar

Nowadays watching a web series has become a trend. On each and every social media platform whether it be Instagram, Facebook or telegram you will hear about web series. So when it comes to spending your weekend or taking a break from regular routine people prefer to stay home all day watching web series.

Everyone enjoys thriller web series. Web series is full of suspense, mystery, shocking murders, intense action, dark revelation all that which makes a series thrilling. The suspense which it creates that what is going to happen next moment will leave you breathless. No wonder why Hotstar is proved to be the best site for the thriller genre.

Now you will get the top 10 Best Thriller series on Hotstar.

Here is a list of the best web series that will excite you with a lot of suspense and mystery.


Aarya is a crime thriller web series. The story of this web series revolves around Sushmita Sen who plays the role of Aarya, who is an independent woman who wants to protect her family. Later on, she joins the mafia gang in order to take revenge of her husband’s murder.

  • IMDb – 7.9
  • Cast —Sushmita Sen, Virti Vaghani, Chandrachur Singh, Flora Saini, Maya Sarao Gargi Sawant and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 9
  • No of seasons – 1
  • Language –  Hindi


Special Ops

Special Ops is an action based thriller web series. In the series, Kay Kay Menon plays  the lead role of Himmat Singh , who is an officer of Research and Analysis team. He forms a team of five persons to find out the mastermind of all the terror attacks that took place in India.

  • IMDb – 8.6
  • Cast –Kay Kay Menon, Sana Khan, Sajjad Delafrooz, Karan Tacker, Neeraj Pandey, Saiyami Kher and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 8
  • No of seasons – 1
  • Language –  Hindi


Criminal Justice

This is a crime thriller web series starring Vikrant Massey in the lead role of Aditya who is charged for murder. In this series, a girl hired the taxi of Aditya and later on, they ended up having a nightstand under the influence of drugs. When Aditya wakes up, he finds the girl being stabbed in her back and the knife in his hand. As a result, he got accused of murder and the story revolves around how he goes through the criminal justice system to prove his innocence.

  • IMDb – 8.1
  • Cast –Vikrant Massey, Pankaj Tripathi, Anupriya Goenka, Jackie Shroff, Mita Vashisht and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 10
  • No of seasons – 1
  • Language –  Hindi



This web series is an adaptation of the Israeli series. This is a story of a renowned surgeon Mira Anand played by Tisca Chopra, who is scheduled to perform an operation on the chief minister. One night before, the operation her family was captured and in order to save her family, she was asked to kill the chief minister during the operation.

  • IMDb – 6.9
  • Cast –Tisca Chopra, Malhaar Rathod, Anangsha Biswas, Ronit Roy, Surya Sharma Dino Morea and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 22
  • No of seasons – 2
  • Language – Hindi


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American Crime Story

The story of the web series is inspired by real-life crime events. The web series revolves around various historical and high-profile criminal cases with evidence.

  • IMDb – 8.4
  • Cast –Beanie Feldstein, Billy Eichner, Cobie Smulders, Judith Light, Taran Killam and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 24
  • No of seasons – 3
  • Language –  English



It is an American thriller series. It is based on Prisoners of War which is an Israeli series. The story revolves around Claire Danes who plays the role of a CIA officer named Carrie Mathison who is suffering from Bipolar disorder. She has come to believe that a Marine which was captured by Al- Qaeda was turned by the enemy is now a risk to national security.

  • IMDb – 8.3
  • Cast –Claire Danes, Damian Lewis, Morena Baccarin, Morgan Saylor, Mandy Patinkin and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 96
  • No of seasons – 8
  • Language –  English


The Wire

The Wire is an American crime drama web series. The show is based on the police drama as experienced by the writer of the series. The story revolves around the city’s drug scene. It all starts when a drug dealer beats a murder rap.

  • IMDb – 9.3
  • Cast –Michael K. Williams, Idris Elba, Dominic West, Sonja Sohn, Felicia Pearson and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 60
  • No of seasons – 5
  • Language –  English


True Detective

 True Detective is an American crime drama series. The story revolves around the police detective who is forced to face dark secrets about themselves and the people around them while investigating homicides.

  • IMDb – 8.9
  • Cast –Matthew McConaughey, Woody Harrelson, Mahershala Ali, Rachel McAdams and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 24
  • No of seasons – 3
  • Language –  English



Grahan is a Hindi crime drama series. This is a story of an IPS officer named Amrita Singh role played by Zoya Hussain who reveals the secret of the past that connects to her present. It is inspired by a novel named Chaurasi written by Satya Vyas. The story connects to two worlds that are three decades apart.

  • IMDb – 8.5
  • Cast –Zoya Hussain, Pawan Malhotra, Namrata Varshney, Neelu Dogra, Shreedhar Dubey and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 8
  • No of seasons – 1
  • Language –  Hindi


Out of Love

Out of Love is a series based on Doctor Foster. In the series Rasika Dugal and Purab Kohli play the lead roles of Meera and Akarsh respectively. The story revolves around a happily married couple where Meera one day finds a hair on the scarf of Akarsh. Later on, she decides to find the truth behind it.

  • IMDb – 7.1
  • Cast –Rasika Dugal, Meenakshi Chaudhary, Purab Kohli, Ekavali Khanna, Harsh Chhaya and many more.
  • No of the episode  – 10
  • No of seasons – 2
  • Language –  Hindi


 So at last but not least enjoy your day with these super exciting, full of suspense, mysterious 10 the best thrilling web series on Hotstar.

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