- Kota Factory beats Sacred Games to Top IMDb List of Top 10 Indian TV & Web Series in 2019 followed by The Family Man starring Manoj Bajpayee.
In a list compiled by IMDb, “Kota Factory,” an educational satire about IIT aspirants in Kota, was named the 2019 top Indian web show.
IMDb unveiled on Thursday its first year-end list of top 10 Indian TV and web series as determined by IMDb customer scores.
The “Sacred Games” of Netflix, featuring Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, is second in the list, followed by “The Family Man” of Amazon, “Delhi Murder,” “Humorously Yours,” “TVF Tripling,” “Made in Heaven,” “Flames,” “Inside Edge” and “Bard of Blood.”
Customers that rate films and TV shows on a 10-point scale will decide IMDb ratings. Customers can click on any movie or TV show title page on IMDb to rate a title.
“India’s entertainment fans embrace streaming content more than ever, and IMDb is thrilled to announce for the first time a year-end list highlighting India’s top customer-rated television and web shows,” said IMDb founder Col Needham and chief executive.
IMDb users have named TVF’s coming-of-age series ‘ Kota Factory ‘ as their favorite show of 2019. ‘ Sacred Games ‘ (# 2) and ‘ Inside Edge ‘ (9) have also resonated with viewers — both shows are in their second season and have each been nominated for International Emmy Awards. We’re also excited to see Amazon Prime Video’s ‘ Made in Heaven ‘ (# 7) and the espionage thriller ‘ Bard of Blood ‘ (# 10) on our year-eve.
Here is the list the Top 10 Indian Web Series of 2019
- Kota Factory
- Sacred Games
- The Family Man
- Delhi Crime
- Humorously Yours
- TVF Tripling
- Made in Heaven
- Inside Edge
- Bard of Blood
With the arrival of different OTT platforms such as Hotstar, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video Independent creators are getting a chance to showcase their immense talent. Big OTT platforms such as Hotstar, Amazon Prime and Netflix are producing their original content in order to keep pace with the competition. Started by The Q-tiyapa Guy Arunabh Kumar in 2013, TVF brought a revolution in online video creation space since its arrival. Prior to Kota Factory, TVF has delivered many hits such as Pitchers, Permanent Roommates, and Tripling.
Hotstar has emerged as the topmost preferred over-the-top (OTT) platform in the country, with more than 41 percent of the respondents picking it compared to 26 percent voting for Amazon Prime Video and 9 percent for Netflix
As per the survey, 55 percent of the survey respondents prefer to watch the content on OTT platforms and over 85 percent of them said that they have watched at least one of the major OTT Platforms in the last six months.