Top 20 web series on Netflix [ Recently Updated ]

Top 20 web series on Netflix: The new trend is to watch online series instead of everyday television, and thanks to its wide range of material, Netflix is forging its own unique character in this market. These days, teenagers are required to watch Netflix and unwind whether they have a restless night or a weekend (though there are always exceptions).

Modern dish connections are completely obsolete because Netflix now produces its own original web series and also makes the most recent movies available on the channel. But because of the diversity it provides, it can be challenging for viewers to decide what to watch and what is worthwhile. Here is a list of some of the best programmes you can binge-watch on Netflix right away to make this difficult situation easier. According to the ratings and views, all of these series are the finest; we are not stating that one is superior to the others. Here in this article you will get top 20 web series on Netflix and do check them below.

Top 20 web series on Netflix [ Recently Updated ]

S.NoSeries NameLanguageYear
1Money Heist (5 Seasons)Spanish2017
2Squid GameKorean2021
3Breaking Bad (5 Seasons)English, Spanish2008
4Narcos (3 Seasons)English, Spanish2015
5Lupin French2021
6Stranger Things (4 seasons)English 2016
7Dark (3 Seasons)German2017
8Peaky Blinders (6 Seasons)English2013
9You (4 Seasons)English2018
10Sacred Games (2 Seasons)Hindi2018
11Fauda (4 Seasons)Hebrew, Arabic2015
12Cobra Kai (5 Seasons)English2015
13Delhi Crime (2 Seasons)Hindi2019
14The Walking Dead (11 Seasons)English2010
15Elite (6 Seasons)Spanish2018
17Jamtara (2 Seasons)Hindi 2020
18Sex Education (3 Seasons)English2019
19Mindhunter (2 Seasons)English2017
20Lucifer (6 Seasons)English2016

1 – Money Heist

Starring: Álvaro Morte, Itziar Ituño, Úrsula Corberó and others

Directed by: Álex Pina

IMDb: 8.2

Story: The largest theft in history is planned by a criminal mastermind known only as “The Professor,” who intends to print billions of euros at the Spanish Royal Mint. He enlists eight people with specific skills and no stake in the outcome to help him carry out the ambitious plan. When they negotiate with the authorities to find a means to apprehend The Professor, the group of thieves uses hostages as leverage. The criminals get ready for a shootout with the cops as more time passes.

2 – Squid Game

Starring: Lee Jung-jae, Park Hae-soo, Wi Ha-joon and others

Directed by: Hwang Dong-hyuk

IMDb: 8

Story: A call to play children’s games for an enticing prize attracts hundreds of cash-strapped competitors, but the risks are fatal.

3 – Breaking Bad

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul and others

Directed by: Vince Gilligan

IMDb: 9.5

Story: Chemistry instructor Walter White learns that he has cancer and chooses to start a meth lab to pay off his medical obligations. His priorities begin to change when he partners with Jesse.

4 – Narcos 

Starring: Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook, Pedro Pascal and others

Directed by: Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro

IMDb: 8.8

Story: In this unvarnished, gritty original series from Netflix, the company charts the growth of the cocaine trade in Colombia and the compelling true tales of drug lords from the late 1980s. The steps taken by law enforcement in the fight against narcotics, including their targeting of infamous and influential individuals like drug lord Pablo Escobar, are also described. The various parties involved in the fight to control cocaine, one of the most valuable commodities on the planet, including the legal, political, law enforcement, military, and civilian sectors, come into conflict.

5 – Lupin

Starring: Omar Sy, Ludivine Sagnier, Clotilde Hesme

Directed by: Louis Leterrier, Marcela Said, Ludovic Bernard, Hugo Gélin

IMDb: 7.5

Story: A retelling of the classic French fable about Arsène Lupin, who was known around the world as a gentleman thief and an expert in disguise.

6 – Stranger Things

Starring: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard and others

Directed by: The Duffer Brothers

IMDb: 8.7

Story: A group of teenage friends living in Indiana in the 1980s are the witnesses of paranormal activity and covert government operations. The children find themselves in the midst of an amazing series of riddles as they look for solutions.

7 – Dark

Starring: Jonas Gerzabek, Louis Hofmann, Andreas Pietschmann and others

Directed by: Baran bo Odar

IMDb: 8.7

Story: A little German town’s evil past is revealed when two children go missing, along with the parallel lifestyles and strained relationships that exist among four families as they look for the children. In the mystery-drama series, a complex riddle with unexpected turns is introduced. It involves a web of intriguing characters, all of whom, whether they realise it or not, are connected to the town’s terrible past. The spooky aspects of the novel are connected to the same town in 1986.

8 – Peaky Blinders

Starring: Cillian Murphy, Sam Neill, Helen McCrory, and others

Created by: Steven Knight

IMDb: 8.8

Story: The violent Tommy Shelby is the boss of the Birmingham-based Peaky Blinders gang. Soon after, inspector Chester Campbell makes the decision to capture him and put a stop to the illicit activity.

9 – You

Starring: Penn Badgley, Elizabeth Lail, Zach Cherry and others

Directed by: Greg Berlanti, Sera Gamble

IMDb: 7.7

Story: Would you do everything for love? This question is put to the test for a clever male bookshop manager who meets a budding female author. A cute yet awkward crush turns into something even more deadly as the manager becomes fixated on the writer. He uses every resource at his disposal, including people, to get closer to her through social media and the internet. He even goes so far as to remove anyone who stand in his way of approaching her.

10 – Sacred Games 

Starring: Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte, and others

Directed by: Anurag Kashyap, VikramadityaMotwane, Neeraj Ghaywan

IMDb: 8.5

Story: Policeman Sartaj Singh begins a perilous cat-and-mouse hunt around Bombay after receiving an anonymous information regarding the whereabouts of criminal lord Ganesh Gaitonde. The signs of a corrupt underworld emerge among the confusion. Singh launches his own inquiry after being pulled from the Gaitonde case in an effort to save Bombay from looming disaster. Several of the crimes that Gaitonde has done over the years are revealed through flashbacks.

11 – Fauda 

Starring: Lior Raz, Hisham Sulliman, Shadi Mar’i, and others

Directed by: Lior Raz Avi, Issacharoff

IMDb: 8.3

Story: Doron is assisting in the development of a vineyard after leaving the Israel Defense Force. But when he finds out that an adversary that Doron believed his squad had slain is still alive and intends to attend his brother’s wedding, he is dragged back into active service. Doron re-joins the IDF squad with the goal of attending the wedding invisibly, but when the team’s cover is compromised, the plan fails. This starts a series of confusing occurrences that prompts IDF to launch a manhunt to find and eliminate the squad’s target.

12 – Cobra Kai

Starring: Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, Courtney Henggeler, and others

Directed by: Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg

IMDb: 8.5

Story: A down-and-out Johnny Lawrence seeks redemption by reopening the iconic Cobra Kai dojo 34 years after the events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, reigniting his rivalry with a now-successful Daniel LaRusso.

13 – Delhi Crime 

Starring: Shefali Shah, Rajesh Tailang, Rasika Dugal, and others

Directed by:Richie Mehta , Tanuj Chopra

IMDb: 8.5

Story: This crime thriller, which is based on an instance of gang rape in Delhi, follows the Delhi Police investigation into the capture of the criminals.

14 – The Walking Dead

Starring: Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies and others

Created by: Frank Darabont

IMDb: 8.1

Story: A zombie apocalypse has left a number of survivors fighting for their lives. They are forced to negotiate competing factions and difficult decisions as they look for safety and avoid being attacked by the undead.

15 – Elite

Starring: María Pedraza, Itzan Escamilla, Miguel Bernardeau, and others

Created by: Carlos Montero, Darío Madrona

IMDb: 8.5

Story: The conflict between three working-class teenagers and the wealthy kids at an elite private school in Spain results in murder.

16 – Wednesday

Starring: Jenna Ortega, Gwendoline Christie and others

Created by: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar

IMDb: 8.2

Story: Wednesday Addams tries to control her developing psychic gift while attending Nevermore Academy, stop a killing spree, and unravel the mystery that ensnared her parents 25 years before.

17 – Jamtara

Starring:Amit Sial, Aksha Pardasany, Anshumaan Pushkar, and others

Directed by:Soumendra Padhi

IMDb: 7.3

Story: Sunny and Rocky, cousins, operate a highly successful phishing scam out of the isolated village of Jamtara in Jharkhand with the help of their school dropout pals. As the swindle is exposed in a news report, things go wrong.

18 – Sex Education

Starring: Asa Butterfield, Gillian Anderson, Ncuti Gatwa, and others

Created by: Laurie Nunn

IMDb: 8.3

Story: Otis, a socially awkward high school student, may lack experience with romantic relationships, but his personal sex education course—living with his sex therapist mother Jean—provides him with helpful advice on the subject. Otis has reluctantly become an authority on the topic as a result of being surrounded by manuals, films, and tediously frank chats about sex. Otis partners up with whip-smart bad girl Maeve to establish an underground sex therapy clinic to address their classmates’ issues once they discover about his family life. Otis wants to exploit this knowledge to elevate his position at school. But through his examination of adolescent sexuality, Otis comes to the conclusion that he might benefit from his own therapy.

19 – Mindhunter

Starring: Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany,Anna Torv, and others

Directed by: Joe Penhall

IMDb: 8.6

Story: It is frequently necessary for law enforcement to enter a criminal’s head in order to understand how he thinks in order to apprehend him. Agents Holden Ford and Bill Tench of the FBI are in charge of that. They examine the broken psyches of serial killers in an effort to comprehend and apprehend them. The agents lead the way in the creation of contemporary serial-killer profiling along the road.

20 – Lucifer

Starring: Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, and others

Created by: Tom Kapinos

IMDb: 8.1

Story: This television series centres on Lucifer, the first fallen angel, who has grown disgruntled with his life in hell and is based on characters developed by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg. When Lucifer leaves his throne and moves to Los Angeles, he indulges in his favourite pastimes—women, wine, and music—until a murder occurs in front of his posh nightclub. The murder ignites something unknown in Lucifer’s soul that is hauntingly similar to compassion and sympathy for the first time in billions of years. An additional shock awaits Lucifer when he meets Chloe, an alluring murder investigator who, in contrast to the darkest aspects of humanity to which he is used, seems to be naturally decent. Now, Lucifer begins to consider whether his soul still has hope.

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Bhargav Reddy

I am a passionate content writer and critic with extensive experience in the entertainment industry. I write reviews, opinion pieces, feature stories, and interviews for With a Bachelor's degree in Media Studies from IIT Bombay, I have the knowledge to analyze media texts critically and provide insightful commentary on film, television series, web series' etc.

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