As the famous Burmese proverb says, “In the time of test, the family is best.” And today, in these testing times, a family can be an important key to maintain one’s sanity. They stand by each other through thick and thin, playing the role of the perfect mentor while supporting each other in whichever way possible. Hand-picked are five such web series from the house of ALTBalaji, that you can binge-watch with your family and celebrate the bond of love!
Home – The web-series revolves around the middle-class Sethi family and teaches us the lesson that it’s all about finding happiness in the smallest of things. While things seem to be going perfectly well, their tiny world comes crashing down when they’re served an eviction notice by certain authorities. This simple story of the Sethi family is a pleasant and heartfelt one to binge-watch with your entire family. The show features Veteran Annu Kapoor, Supriya Pilgaonkar in the lead roles along with Parikshit Sahani will surely make your bond with your family like never before.
Baarish – With the rain playing a pivotal role in this romance-drama, Baarish showcases the hardships of maintaining relationships and how the imperfect love story of Anuj (Sharman Joshi) and Gauravi (Asha Negi) is defined by their responsibilities towards their respective families. The narrative between a Gujarati diamond merchant and a simple Marathi Mulgi entails the challenging journey of love and respect.
The Great Indian Dysfunctional Family – The story revolves around the modern-day Ranaut family and explores the estranged relationship between the two brothers Samar and Vikram, their families, heartbreaks and breakdowns. Led by two power-packed performances by Barun Sobti and Kay Kay Menon, here’s a show about a family that redefines relationships and the dynamic between members of the family.
Broken but Beautiful – This two-season web-series is the story about Veer and Sameera, played by Vikrant Massey and Harleen Sethi respectively, who find each other in the most unexpected of circumstances and soon became each other’s support system. While realizing that they are falling for each other, situations lead to them parting ways. With a lot having remained unsaid between the two, each of them sets upon a journey of healing. The second season saw audiences witness Veer and Sameera moving on in their life but carrying tons of emotional baggage from their past.
Kehne Ko Humsafar Hai – Starring TV heavyweights in the form of Ronit Roy, Mona Singh and Gurdip Kohli Punjj in the leads, Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain is a sweet tale of love, hope, and destiny. The story revolves around Rohit (Ronit Roy) and Poonam (Gurdip Kohli), who despite being happily married for 20 years with two daughters Bani (Pooja Banerjee) and Nikki (Palak Jain) have something missing from their marriage. Making things further complicated between the two is Ananya Sharma (Mona Singh) with whom Rohit gets deeply involved and eventually decides to leave his wife and family. With both the seasons having earned a special place in the viewer’s heart, Kehne Ko Humsafar Hai is a show that you certainly cannot afford to miss.