Top 6 thriller series on ZEE5 that had viewers rooted to their seats


Love thrillers? Here are 6 ZEE5 Originals that viewers beloved in 2020 and are positive to make it to your must-watch listing, with twisted plots, characters that are dipped in shades of gray, backed by very good dialogues and a good plot. Get prepared for binge watching these series!

Abhay Season 2 

Season 2 of this Zee5 Original, starring Kunal Kemmu within the lead function as a sharpshooting cop, is grittier and never afraid to take viewers over the sting with characters that reek of pure evil. The no-holds-barred thriller, directed by Ken Ghosh, encompasses a very good ensemble solid of Ram Kapoor, Chunky Panday and Bidita Bag in by no means seen earlier than villainous roles. As Abhay is led round in circles by a prison mastermind to free youngsters who’ve been kidnapped, the plot stays unpredictable even because the motion doesn’t cease for a second. The often comedian and genial Chunky Pandey will get into sinister mode within the episode titled Brain Soup, because the neighbourhood uncle who unravels right into a murderous zone. Bag, in the meantime, in her function of a sex-worker, retains viewers on the sting of their seats. There’s sufficient to preserve one hooked and possibly even come again for one more watch. 


The ladies in Churails have a typical battle in opposition to patriarchy.

A nuanced thriller, with sturdy storytelling and very good manufacturing values, Churails is a ZEE5 unique and Zindagi Original Pakistani drama internet series. The must-watch series revolves round 4 ladies who arrange a spying company to assist ladies collect ammunition in opposition to their philandering husbands. Of course, issues don’t at all times go easily and that is the place the difficulty begins. Drawn from a distinct social class, they’ve a typical battle in opposition to breaking down the partitions of patriarchy. While one is taken into account a “churail” or witch by society as she killed her husband to defend her daughter, one other is considered as a insurgent for dreaming to turn out to be a boxer.

The excessive factors are the razor sharp dialogues and dry humour as they take on rampant misogyny. Starring Sarwat Gilani, Mehar Bano, Nimra Bucha and Yasra Rizvi in lead roles, it has been written and directed by Asim Abbasi, produced by Asim Abbasi together with Mo Azmi and Shailja Kejriwal.

Black Widows 

Among the most effective yearender series of 2020, Black Widows has a twisted plot that retains you on the sting whereas cheering for the three ladies protagonists, who conspired to blow up their abusive husbands throughout a weekend getaway, with a bomb positioned on their boat. The series, which is the eighth official worldwide adaptation of the Finnish present by the identical identify, guarantees an emotional rollercoaster, with a number of comedian punches thrown in even because it sticks to its theme of exposing inherent patriarchy. As the ladies attempt to get their alibis straight and get away with homicide actually, with cops shut on their heels, there’s sufficient on this farcical, nonsensical comedian crime drama for it to keep on high of your listing of favourites.

Directed by Birsa Dasgupta, it stars Mona Singh, Swastika Mukherjee and Shamita Shetty because the “Black Widows”, with Sharad Kelkar, Mohan Kapur and Vipul Roy as their poisonous companions, moreover Raima Sen, Aamir Ali and Parambrata Chatterjee in key roles.

Bichhoo Ka Khel

On the heels of his success in Mirzapur, Divyenndu aka Munna Bhaiya is again in Bichhoo Ka Khel, a ZEE5 Original, although in a extra toned down model. As Akhil, whose father has been killed in police custody, it’s his mission to actual revenge from these behind the act. Set in Varanasi, the serene ghats supply the proper foil for the violence that is about to be unleashed. Cuss phrases and bullets are par for the course, at the same time as our protagonist tries to woo his girl love, the daughter of a robust lawyer, whereas sharing display time together with his father, who has a factor for the women. The plot strikes alongside shortly as two killings happen, adopted by intrigue and several other twists, with Akhil not figuring out whom to belief.

Starring Divyenndu Sharma, Anshul Chauhan, Zeeshan Qadri, Satyajit Sharma, Mukul Chadha, Gagan Anand and Rajesh Sharma, Bichhoo Ka Khel has been directed by Ashish Shukla.


Taish means “rage” and there’s loads of it within the series.

A ZEE5 Original Indian Hindi-language thriller drama movie in addition to series. The series, which explores the theme of anger administration, revolves round a individuals whose festering anger has made them ticking time-bombs that can explode at any minute. Taish means “rage” and there’s loads of it packed within the series, which begins with an encounter in a London eatery that leaves one man paralysed. We be taught concerning the connection between the attacker and the sufferer by way of flashbacks, at the same time as we’re launched to two households, one which is rich and the opposite buried deep in prison hyperlinks. There is sufficient to preserve one hooked, with vendetta, gang wars over their respective turfs, all spilling over within the backdrop of a marriage preparation. Taish woos the viewer with a number of model in addition to substance, with the message of not licking outdated wounds and pondering earlier than reacting.

Directed by Bejoy Nambiar, it stars Pulkit Samrat, Kriti Kharbanda, Jim Sarbh, Sanjeeda Shaikh and Harshvardhan Rane. It has been produced by Nishant Pitti, Shivanshu Pandey, Deepak Mukut and Bejoy Nambiar.

State of Siege: 26/11

A ZEE5 Original, State of Siege 26/11 is predicated on Sandeep Unnithan’s e book Black Tornado: The Three Sieges of Mumbai 26/11 and paperwork the occasions that occurred in 2008 when a bunch of 10 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists attacked distinguished locations within the metropolis. It celebrates the safety forces who saved a number of lives throughout the mission regardless of the various challenges. The series, comprising eight episodes, begins by introducing us to the budgetary challenges of the NSG for securing weapons.

As the momentum builds, we witness the background of the assaults, the Mumbai Police stepping in and at last, the crucial function performed by the NSG throughout the whole operation, which carried on for 60 hours. Created by Abhimanyu Singh, it stars Arjan Bajwa, Arjun Bijlani and Mukul Dev in fundamental roles. 


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