Zee5 Web Series List 2022 : Best Web Series on Zee5

Sameer Content Writer

Nowadays, the online medium has emerged as the primary source of entertainment for audiences. Different OTT platforms take complete care of entertainment by presenting content across all genres, including comedy, drama, suspense, thriller, horror, etc. 

In this regard, Zee5 is a leading OTT platform with over 4500 movies, original web series, live TV channels, music videos & more. With such a huge content slate, it is common to be confused about the best shows on the platform. 

To make the selection easier, I have compiled Zee5 Web Series list that includes many original titles you can binge-watch with friends and family. And if you are worried about how to watch these shows without Zee5 subscription then don't forget to check the special offers I have mentioned at the end of this post. 

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Zee5 Web Series List 2022

Zee5 Web Series
Release Date
IMDb Rating

Never Kiss Your Best Friend Season 2

29th April 2022

7.7

Fingertip Season 2

17 June 2022

7.6

The Broken News

10 June 2022

7.5

Rangbaaz

22 Dec 2018

8.1

Abhay

7 February 2019

8.1

Poison

19 April 2019

7.5

Mentalhood

11 March 2020

5.8

The Final Call

22 February 2019

7.1

State of Siege: 26/11

20 March 2020

8

RejctX 2

14 May 2020

7.9

Taish 

29 October 2020

7.4

Black Widows

18 December 2020

7.1

The Test Case

30 April 2017 

8.4

Code M

15 January 2020

7.6

Jamai 2.0 Season 2

26 February 2021

7.2

Qubool Hai 2.0

12 March 2021

7.7

Jeet Ki Zid

22 January 2021

8.3

Broken But Beautiful

27 November 2019

8.6

Rangbaaz: Darr Ki Rajneeti 

29 July 2022

7.9

Duranga

19th August 2022

8.0

Mukhbir - The Story of a Spy

 11th November 2022

NA

Tripling Season 3

21 October 2022

8.5/10

Saas Bahu Achaar Pvt. Ltd.

8 July 2022

8.4

1. Never Kiss Your Best Friend Season 2

The web series has enough drama, emotions, and romance to keep the viewers engaged. Overall it is a light-hearted show presented on a large canvas. A lot of changes have been made in season 2 to make the story more interesting. The plot is mainly about the dilemma over right and wrong. With vibrant characters and enough emotions, NKYBF 2 is unquestionably binge-worthy.

  • Cast: Nakuul Mehta, Anya Singh, Karan Wahi, Jaaved Jaaferi 

  • Release Date: 29th April 2022

  • Genre: Romance

2. Fingertip Season 2

Fingertip Season 2 touches on the dangers of the internet and social media. The show revolves around six individuals and how their lives are affected by technology. All the stories have a direct connection. 

This is the second season of the web series. However, the two seasons are not related. 

  • Cast: Prasanna, Regina Cassandra, Aparna Balamurali, Vinoth Kishan, & Sharath Ravi

  • Release Date: 17th June 2022

  • Genre: Thriller, Drama

3. The Broken News

The Broken News is a remake of the British Series Press. It revolves around the rivarly between two news channels. The web series reveals the struggles of a group of journalists.

Starring Jaideep Ahlawat, Sonali Bendre, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Aakash Khurana and Kiran Kumar, the 8-episode series keeps you engaged with the behind-the-scenes proceedings of a newsroom. 

  • Cast: Jaideep Ahlawat, Sonali Bendre, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Aakash Khurana, and Kiran Kumar, among others 

  • Release date: 10 June 2022

  • Genre: Drama 

4. Rangbaaz

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Rangbaaz is a web series set in the 1990s. The Zee5 original web series was released on December 22, 2018. It was renewed for a second season, "Rangbaaz Phirse", on December 20, 2019. The show is based on the life of a notorious gangster.

The story tracks his story from a student to becoming the most wanted criminal. Rangbaaz is directed by Dhulia Bhav and Sachin Pathak. The web series features Saqib Saleem and Tigmanshu Dhulia in pivotal roles.

  • Release Date - 22 Dec 2018

  • Genre - Thriller, Action

  • Cast - Saqib Saleem, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Ranvir Shorey, and Ravi Kishan

  • Directed by - Dhulia Bhav, Sachin Pathak

  • Written by - Siddhartha Mishra

5. Abhay 

Abhay 

Abhay is a crime thriller web series directed by Ken Ghosh. The web series marked the digital debut of Kunal Khemu, who portrays the role of an investing officer Abhay Pratap Singh. The first season was released on 7 February 2019.

Recently, the show returned for the season with Kunal Khemu returning as the protagonist and Ram Kapoor and Chunky Pandey playing the antagonist in the series. Reportedly, the popular thriller series will be back for a third season. 

  • Release Date - 7 February 2019

  • Genre - Crime, Thriller

  • Directed by - Ken Ghosh

  • Starring - Kunal Khemu, Sandeepa Dhar, Elnaaz Norouzi, Asha Negi, Ram Kapoor, Nidhi Singh.Chunky Pandey, Raghav Juyal, Asheema Vadaan, and Bidita Bag

6. Poison

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Produced by Arbaaz Khan, Poison is an action thriller starring Freddy Daruwala, Taruj Virwani, and Riya Sen in lead roles. The story is set in Goa. Poison web series is streaming on Zee5. The show received appreciation for its script, which gels well with the plot. 

Recently, the second season of the action thriller was also released on the streaming platform with Aftab Shivdasani, Raai Lakshmi, Pooja Chopra, Zain Imam, Rahul Dev, and Taher Shabbir. The second season has a completely different storyline, but the central premise, 'revenge,' remains the same. 

  • Genre - Action, Crime, Thriller

  • Cast -  Arbaaz Khan, Riya Sen, Freddy Daruwala and Tanuj Virwani

  • Written by - Shiraz Ahmed

  • Directed by - Jatin Wagle

  • No. of episodes    - 11

  • Release Date - 19 April 2019

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7. Mentalhood

mentalhood

Mentalhood revolves around the different mothers and their ways of upbringing their children. The drama web series makes the digital debut of Karishma Kapoor. Karisma portrays the role of Meira, a multi-tasking mom trying to find the right balance in motherhood. 

It features Sanjay Suri, Sandhya Mridul, Shilpa Shukla and Shruti Seth in pivotal roles. Mentalhood is produced by Rupali Guha under her banner Film Farm India. The web series is streaming on Zee5 and Alt Balaji.

  • Genre - Drama

  • Written by - Ritu Bhatia, Suyash Khabya

  • Directed by - Karishma Kohli

  • Starring - Karishma Kapoor,  Sanjay Suri, Sandhya Mridul, Shilpa Shukla and Shruti Seth

  • No. of episodes - 10

  • Release Date - 11 March 2020

8. The Final Call

the final call

The web series is based on the 2015 novel I Will Go with You. The Final Call revolves around a flight from Mumbai to Sydney when the captain on board decides to commit suicide. Arjun Rampal marks his digital debut with this thriller series.

It features Neeraj Kabi, Sakshi Tanwar, Harshad Arora‚ Anupriya Goenka, Javed Jaffrey, Paula McGlynn, and Anshuman Malhotra. The Final Call Web Series premiered on Zee5 on 22 February 2019.

  • Genre - Drama, Thriller

  • Based on - I Will Go with You by Priya Kumar

  • Written by - Vijay Lalwani

  • Directed by - Vijay Lalwani

  • Starring - Arjun Rampal, Neeraj Kabi, Harshad Arora, Anupriya Goenka, Javed Jaffrey, Sakshi Tanwar, Paula McGlynn, Anshuman Malhotra

  • No. of episodes - 8

9. State of Siege: 26/11

State of Siege: 26/11

The web series is about the Mumbai terror attacks. State of Siege: 26/11 is directed by Matthew Leutwyler. The eight-episodes web series revolves around the life-changing and horrific events at the attack site.

State of Siege is more about the National Security Guard commandos strategizing for the final encounter. Mukul Dev and Arjan Bajwa superbly portray their characters. The action scenes are well executed. 

  • Genre    Action, Crime, Thriller

  • Cast - Arjan Bajwa, Arjun Bijlani, Vivek Dahiya, Tara Alisha Berry

  • Directed by - Matthew Leutwyler

  • Written by - Joshua Caldwell, Sandeep Unnithan

  • No. of episodes - 8

  • Release Date    20 March 2020

10. RejctX 2

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RejctX 2 is a mystery thriller web series. It revolves around millennial issues, such as bullying, fat-shaming, violence, and addiction. RejctX 2 premiered on 14 May 2020. Esha Gupta and Sumeet Vyas appear in the lead role in RejctX 2. It marks the digital debut of Esha Gupta.

The first season of the series was very successful as well. The second season is about seven Indian students in the Jefferson World School. RejctX 2 is filled with dark secrets, intrigue, and whodunnit.

  • Genre - Drama, Thriller

  • Main Cast - Esha Gupta, Sumeet Vyas

  • Director - Goldie Behl

  • Producer - Goldie Behl

  • Story - Goldie Behl, Navoneel Chakrabarty

  • Release Date - 14 May 2020

11. Taish

taish

Taish is a thriller drama film directed by Bejoy Nambiar. It was released as a feature film as well as six-episode series on Zee5. Taish star cast includes Pulkit Samrat, Kriti Kharbanda, Jim Sarbh, Sanjeeda Shaikh and Harshvardhan Rane. Taish is the first release in two formats. 

In the recent past, we have seen movies chopped on the editing table to release as a web series. You can choose to watch a 2.5-hour-long feature film or a six-episode web series. Taish premiered on 29 October 2020. 

  • Genre - Revenge Thriller

  • Directed by - Bejoy Nambiar

  • Starring - Pulkit Samrat, Kriti Kharbanda, Jim Sarbh, Harshvardhan Rane, and Sanjeeda Sheikh

  • Release date - 29 October 2020

 

12. Black Widows

black widows

Black Widows is the official adaptation of the Finnish show Mustat lesket. The star cast includes Swastika Mukherjee, Mona Singh, Shamita Shetty, Parambrata, Raima Sen and Sharad Kelkar. Black Widows is the story of three women who plan the murder of their husbands.

It is their answer to end domestic violence as they decide to rise against the years of oppression. The dark comedy series is directed by Birsa Dasgupta. Black widows web series premiered on 18th December 2020. 

  • Genre - Dark Comedy Thriller

  • Cast - Swastika Mukherjee, Mona Singh, Shamita Shetty, Parambrata, Raima Sen and Sharad Kelkar

  • Directed by - Birsa Dasgupta

  • Release Date - 18th December 2020

13. The test Case

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The Test Case web series is directed by Vinay Waikul and Nagesh Kukunoor. It is the story of the first woman in a combat role within the Indian Army. The story is inspired by the 1997 American film G.I. Jane. The Test case start cast includes Nimrat Kaur, Akshay Oberoi, Atul Kulkarni, Rahul Dev and Anup Soni. Juhu Chawla can also be seen in a special appearance.

The web series was initially released on 30th April 2017. It includes a total of 10 episodes. The second series is already in the works. 

  • Genre - Drama

  • Directed by - Vinay Waikul, Nagesh Kukunoor

  • Starring - Nimrat Kaur, Akshay Oberoi, Atul Kulkarni, Rahul Dev, and Anup Soni

  • Release - Date - 30 April 2017 – 26 January 2018

  • No. of episodes - 10

14. Code M

Code M is the digital debut of Jennifer Winget. The actress is popular for her small-screen roles in popular shows such as Beyhadh. The suspense thriller is the story of an Indian Army officer who is also a lawyer investigating a case.

Jennifer Winget plays the centre character of the show.  Code M web Series Season 1 is streaming on Zee5 and Alt Balaji.

  • Release Date: 15 January 2020

  • Director – Akshay Choubey

  • Genre: Suspense Thriller

  • Star cast – Jennifer Winget, Rajat Kapoor, Tanuj Virwani, and Seema Biswas

  • Producer – Ekta Kapoor

15. Jamai 2.0 Season 2

The web series is a spin-off of the popular television show Jamai Raja. Ravi Dubey and Nia Sharma again portray their characters, Sidharth and Roshni, respectively. While Achint Kaur, Sudhanshu Pandey, Vin Rana, and Priya Banerjee will also be seen in pivotal roles.

Directed by Aarambhh M Singh Jamai 2.0, Season 2 premiered on February 26, 2021.

  • Cast - Ravi Dubey, Nia Sharma, and Achint Kaur.

  • Director - Aarambhh M Singh

  • Genre - Romantic thriller

  • Release Date - 26th February 2021


16. Qubool Hai 2.0

Qubool Hai 2.0 is a sequel to the hit TV show of the same name. The second season was released as a web series with Karan Singh Grover and Surbhi Jyoti resuming their roles. The love story has been painted in a different colour. Grover plays the role of an Indian Spy, and Jyoti is a Pakistani Girl.  Qubool Hai 2.0 has a total of 10 episodes. 

  • Release Date: March 12, 2021

  • Directed by: Ankush Mohla and Glen Barretto

  • Cast: Karan Singh Grover, Surbhi Jyoti, Arif Zakaria, and Mandira Bedi

  • Genre: Romantic

17. Jeet Ki Zid

Jeet Ki Zid is a Zee5 Original series. It portrays the true story of Special forces officer Major Deep Singh. He was left paralyzed during the Kargil War. Amit Sadh plays Major Deep Singh's character, while Amrita Puri plays his wife. The web series promises a mix of action, drama, and emotions. 

The web series is directed by Vishal Mangalorkar. In pivotal roles, it features Sushant Singh, Gagan Randhawa, Ali Goni, and Mrinal Kulkarni. 

Cast: Amit Sadh, Sushant Singh, Amrita Puri, Mrinal Kurkarni, Aly Goni, Gagan Randhawa

  • Release Date: 22 January 2021

  • Platform: Zee5

  • Genre: Drama, Action

  • Director: Vishal Mangalorkar

18. Broken But Beautiful 2

Broken But Beautiful 2 is all about handling messy relationships and messier situations. The lead role is played by the Big Boss 13 Winner Sidharth Shukla as Agastya Rao. The actor is popular for his role in Balika Vadhu, and he gained a massive fan following after his participation in the reality show Big Boss 13. 

  • Producer: Ekta Kapoor

  • Director: Santosh Singh 

  • Cast: Sidharth Shukla, Sonia Rathee, Shehnaaz Gill ( Guest Appearance)

19. Rangbaaz: Darr Ki Rajneeti 

The web series on Zee5 traces the rise and fall of a gangster turned politician - Harron Shah Ali Baig (Saheb). The web series is set in Bihar. Rangbaaz: Darr Ki Rajneeti is the 3rd season of the series. The show is highly rated because of its compelling story and powerful performance. 

  • Cast: Aakanksha Singh, Vineet Kumar Singh, Vijay Maurya

  • Release Date: 29th July 2022

  • Directed By: Sachin Pathak

20. Duranga

The suspense thriller Starring Gulshan Devaiah and Drashti Dhami revolves around the life of a fugitive and a cop. The web series is the official adaptation of the Korean show - Flower of Evil. 

Duranga is a faithful suspense thriller. The first season includes 8 episodes which were released on 19th August 2022. The web series is also expected to get a sequel. 

  • Cast: Gulshan Devaiah and Drashti Dhami

  • Release Date: 19th August 2022

  • Genre: Suspense thriller

21. Mukhbir - The Story of a Spy

The espionage thriller is directed by Shivam Nair and Jayprad Desai. Mukhbir's star cast includes Zain Khan Durrani, Prakash Raj, Adil Hussain, Barkha Bisht, Harsh Chhaya, Satyadeep Mishra and Zoya Afroz.

The intriguing plot and engaging storyline will keep you hooked on the screens. 

  • Cast: Zain Khan Durrani, Prakash Raj, Adil Hussain, Barkha Bisht, Harsh Chhaya, Satyadeep Mishra and Zoya Afroz

  • Genre: Suspense thriller

  • Release Date: 11th November 2022

22. Tripling Season 3

Tripling Season 3 follows the two earlier seasons of the web series. The three siblings are back, this time with their parents to take you on a fun trip. 

The web series is a must-watch back of its fresh story that strikes a chord. 

The focus is on the parents who define the relationship between a couple in a new way. It is backed by strong performances by the entire cast. Tripling Season 3 comprises of 5 episodes with a runtime of 30 minutes each. 

  • Cast: Sumeet Vyas, Maanvi Gagroo, Amol Parashar, Kunaal Roy Kapur, Kumud Mishra, Shernaz Patel & ensemble

  • Director: Neeraj Udhwani

  • No. of Episodes: 5

23. Saas Bahu Achaar Pvt. Ltd.

The web series revolves around a middle-aged woman with entrepreneurial dreams. She starts the business of selling homemade achaar to be financially independent. Apart from being financially independent, her mission is to reclaim the custody of her children from her ex-husband. 

Watch the six-episode series to know whether she is successful in overcoming the challenges life has thrown at her. She has to rebuild her life after being abandoned by her husband. 

  • Cast: Amruta Subhash, Anup Soni, Yamini Das, Anjana Sukhani, Manu Bisht, Nikhil Chawla, & Shreyansh Kaurav

  • Directed by: Apoorv Singh Karki

  • No. of Episodes: 6 

So these are the best web series on Zee5. To watch the premium content, you can choose a subscription plan. Some shows are also free for free on apps such as JioCinema and Airtel XStream. The streaming platform also allows users to watch the first episode for free. 

How to Download Zee5 Web Series?

Zee5 allows users to download their favourite content and watch it later in offline mode. You can download movies, web series, and videos on the Zee5 app. The downloaded content is available on the Zee5 app. Users can go to the download section from the menu to watch content in offline mode.  

Zee5 Premium Subscription

Zee5 premium is available in different subscription plans. The 3-month premium plan costs Rs. 399. At the same time, the yearly plan is available for Rs. 699. 

The streaming platform's premium subscription is also free with select recharge plans of telecom operators. Recently, Vi introduced new plans with free access to Zee5. Airtel is also offering free access to Zee5 with select recharge plans. 

Zee5 Subscription Charges in India

Duration

Cost

3 months

Rs. 399

12 months

Rs. 699

Zee5 Subscription For Free

Zee5 subscription is available for free as well. For instance: You can recharge with select Vi prepaid plans to get free access to the OTT platform. In addition to that, the Zee5 subscription is available for free with Paytm First membership. 

Many more movies and web series will be released on Zee5 in the near future. Zee5 is undoubtedly one of the leading streaming platforms in India. It provides endless hours of entertainment. You can also watch the best web series on Zee5 for free with the subscription offers mentioned in this post. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I watch on zee5?

You can watch original movies, web series, TV shows, Live TV, and music videos on Zee5. The streaming platform has content across different genres to take care of your entertainment. With the Zee5 app, you can download your favourite content and watch it later offline. 

What is trending on zee5?

Here are the best web series on Zee5. The popular shows include Rangbaaz, Taish, Poison, Black Widows, Abhay 2, and The Final Call.

Where can I watch Zee5 web series?

Select shows of Zee5 are also available on the Jio Cinema app. If you are a Jio user, you can download the app and log in with your number to watch popular web series such as The Test case for free.

What is the cost of Zee5 Premium?

Zee5 premium subscription is available in different plans. The monthly subscription costs Rs. 99, while the 3-month membership plan is priced at Rs. 399. You can also subscribe to the 12-month plan of Zee5 premium at Rs. 699. 

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