Harshad Mehta, a prominent but controversial figure from the 90s, has one of the best web series in India to his name. When a web series based on the life of Harshada Mehta was made, the audience lapped upon it. The web series depicts the rise and falls of his life, which bubbled immense excitement in the viewers’ heart. Also, the performance of the cast is awe-inspiring and appeasing, deserving a round of applause.
The Harshad Mehta story is an exact biographical web string based on Hansal Mehta’s scam 1992, a stockbroker. According to the recent report of News18, this series officially is now one of the best web series in India. Also, the report shows that approximately 16,000 people have voted this story as a 10-star show making its average IMDb rating to 9.6, which is more than the non-Bollywood series like breaking bad, Chernobyl, the game of thrones who have their IMDb rating of 9.5, 9.4 and 9.3 respectively.
This web series has been adapted from Sucheta Dalal and Debashish Basu’s book, The Scam: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got Away. This show has been set in the then known as Bombay in the 1980s and ’90s. It has ten episodes tracing the early life of Harshad Mehta and his contributions in the stock market and heightening it, but his role in the 1992 securities scam led to a dreadful downfall. Featuring Satish Kaushik, Pratik Gandhi, Shreya Dhanwanthary, Nikhil Dwivedi, and Ananth Narayan Mahadevan, among others are the marvelous cast of this excellent best web series in India.
Everyone’s performance is well praised, but the performance of Pratik Gandhi stood out among all others and is now in receipt of being delirious reviews for his depiction of Harshad Mehta. Pratik Gandhi is a prominent name in the Gujarati movie industry and theatre and has also marked his mark in Bollywood movies like Mitron and Loveyatri. This best web series in India is certainly worth watching, so do watch it now.