With the presence of OTT platforms, the amount of movies and shows that are being released every month is just something you can’t cover even when you try your hardest. Only a few movies and shows come into the limelight, while a few excellent web series and films fly under our radar. It will be a monumental task to cover all the underrated gems you can see on OTT platforms. Hence, we have focused only on SonyLIV, a platform with quality content.
SonyLIV gained recognition with the dramatic thrillers series like 1992 Scam: The Harshad Mehta Story and Chutzpah. Both of the shows are loved and adored by viewers. However, other than producing thrillers, SonyLIV has a range of movies and shows. One can satisfy their quench of guilty pleasure through hot and bold web series present on the platform or through family dramas or biographical dramas, and much more. The list of genres is countless.
Here are some hidden gems to watch on SonyLIV:
1- Salt City
Salt City starring Piyush Mishra, Divyenndu, Gauahar Khan, Esha Chopra, Jitin Gulati, and Manish Anand, is a drama that will remind you of the HBO series Succession. It explores the lives of members of the Bajpai family. The show is presented as a character study. It has an interesting narrative that will keep you guessing.
Maharani stars Huma Qureshi in the lead role. The show is loosely inspired by the political career of Rabri Devi, former Chief Minister of Bihar. Huma Qureshi is presented as an uneducated political leader who rises to the top. Will she be able to fulfil her role as the CM of the state? Find out by clicking here.
3- Rocket Boys
Rocket Boys is one of the best shows on SonyLIV. You have to watch it at least once if you are interested in biographical dramas that trace the scientific community of India. It showcases the lives of two Indian research scientists who revolutionised the Indian Space Research Organisation.
4- Kathmandu Connection
Love watching thrillers inspired by real events? If you do, then Kathmandu Connection is a must-watch for you. The series goes behind the scenes of an investigation conducted about the 1993 bomb blast in Bombay. The series has received positive and favourable reviews from critics.