Top 10 Disney+ Hotstar Web Series in 2023 for binge-watchers

  • Emily Olague by Emily Olague
  • Last updated: September 11, 2023
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Here’s the list of the best Hindi Disney Plus Hotstar web series to watch this weekend!

While the world is crumbling with yet another Covid-19 variant, it wouldn’t be a surprise to have a dreadful lockdown again… (Uggh, not again).

Hunkering down to avoid the new variant of coronavirus? Disney+ Hotstar has got plenty of romcoms, fantasy yarns, and some disaster melodrama to its library. The streaming service constantly releases new shows and Hotstar special series, making it difficult to decide where to start. So, CanadaVPNs takes this responsibility on our shoulders and shortlisted all the best Hotstar web series to watch – new and old – for binge-watchers this weekend.

Just to remind you, Disney Plus Hotstar is an Indian-based online streaming service and offers limited content on Hotstar Canada. So the only way to access the complete library of Disney Plus Hotstar in Canada and that too at a very reasonable price is by connecting to a reliable VPN service provider in Canada first.


Once you’re done accessing Disney+ Hotstar titles here in Canada using a VPN, read on to see what you should be watching next:

Best Hindi Hotstar Web Series 2023

We have compiled this list of the best Hotstar web series in Hindi for Canadian users to watch on Disney Plus Hotstar once they bypass virtual barriers using the Indian VPN server.


1. Criminal Justice Behind Closed Doors

Based on a 2008 BCC series, Criminal Justice is a thriller and exciting series available under the category of Hotstar Hindi serials list. It’s a Hotstar original web series and an Indian remake of HBO’s The Night of. It consists of 10 episodes and one season, starring prominent Bollywood personalities like Pankaj Tripathi, Jacki Shroff, and Vikrant Massay.

Cast: Pankaj Tripathi, Vikrant Massey, Rucha Inamdar, Anupriya Genka, among others.

Genre: Legal drama

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Criminal Justice on Hotstar here

2. Special Ops

Directed by Neeraj Pandey, Special Ops is one of the best Hindi web series with an exciting take on the thriller genre. With Kay Kay Menon starring as the protagonist, this Hindi serial will hook you to your TV until the final episode. Special Ops revolves around a story of a RAW agent who identifies similar patterns in terrorist attacks, assuming that all the attacks are linked with a single. It consists of 8 episodes.

Cast: Kay Kay Menon, Sana Khan, Neeraj Pandey, Sajjad Delafrooz, Karan Tacker, among others.

Genre: Thriller

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Special Ops here


3. Hostages

Hostages is another popular crime thriller web series on Hotstar, consisting of 2 seasons. The series is based on a doctor whose family is taken hostage by four unidentified men. And the only choice he has to save his family is by participating in the assassination of a prominent political figure. The serial has a lot of twists and turns, which will definitely keep you on edge throughout. Tisca Chopra stars as one of the leading characters in the series.

Cast: Ronit Roy, Tisca Chopra, Parvin Dabas, Aashim Gulati, Mohan Kapur, Dalip Tahil, and others.

Genre: Crime thriller

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Hostages here


4. Aarya

Based on a story of a happy family in Rajasthan whose life took an unexpected turn when the family patriarch (Chanrachur Singh) gets murdered. The family’s leading lady takes matters into her own hands and strives to survive in the drug war that her family has been forced into. But, with no trustworthy person in sight, it would be interesting to see whether she and her kids make it out alive.

The nine-part thriller series is regarded as one of the best originals of the Hotstar web series. Yes, you might find it a bit dragged, but do stream it just for the sake of Sushmita Sen’s blockbuster acting comeback.

BTW, the second season of Aarya is already announced for a release on December 10th. Perfect time to binge the two seasons in just one go…

Cast: Sushmita Sen, Virti Vaghani, Chandrachur, Gargi Sawant, Sikandar Kher, Flora Saini, and others.

Genre: Drama

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Aarya here

5. City of Dreams

Created by Nagesh Kukunoor, City of Dreams is a Hindi political drama on Hotstar and is definitely one of the best shows to add to your watch list. It revolves around the fictional political dynasty in Mumbai. After the assassination of the most influential leader of this family, a power struggle begins between his daughter and son, blurring the line between what’s ethical and unethical.

The series cast prominent TV actors like Sachin Pelgaonkar, Atul Kulkarni, and Eijaz Khan. This serial will remind you of a certain real-life political dynasty currently running in Mumbai; we will not tell you, you will get to know by yourself once you watch the series.

Cast: Priya Bapat, Flora Saini, Amrita Bagchi, Eijaz Khan, Sidharth Chandekar, Pavleen Gujral and among others.

Genre: Mystery

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of City of Dreams here

6. Pariwar

Pariwar is a good watch to have waves of laughter with your own Pariwar (family). This Hotstar comedy series revolves around a group of estranged family members who reunite in their hometown in hopes of inheriting a profitable piece of land. Turns out the inheritance is just a deception created by the family patriarch to reunite them and solve their petty differences.

Cast: Gajraj Rao, Nidhi Singh, Anurita Jha, Abhishek Banerjee, Vijay Raaz, Kumar Varun, Ranvir Shorey, Yashpal Sharma and among others.

Genre: Comedy

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Pariwar here

7. Out of Love

Out of Love is India’s take on BBC One’s Doctor Foster. A two-season Hotstar web series stars Purab Kohli and Rasika as husband and wife named Meera and Akarsh. The wife starts having suspicions about her husband’s alleged affair. When she finds out that Akash is indeed having an affair with someone, she goes bonkers and makes several bad decisions.

The only choices she has now are: to forgive, forget, or continue fighting with her soulmate. This Hotstar web series is really engaging, packed with some wonderful performances. It has two seasons, and the third season is currently in production.

Cast: Rasika Dugal, Meenakshi Chaudhry, Purab Kohli, Sanghmitra Hitaishi, Ekavali Khanna, Harsh Chhaya, and others

Genre: Thriller

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Out of Love here

8. Grahan

This latest Hindi serial on Disney Plus Hotstar hops between two stories. One takes place in 1984, revolving around a forbidden love story against the backdrop of anti-Sikh riots. The other takes place in 2016, where IPS officer Amrita Singh is assigned to investigate the tragedy.

During the investigation, she finds that her past is somewhat linked to the case and that solving it would mean locking up her own father behind bars. The plot is pretty interesting, packed with plenty of emotion and some tear-jerking scenes. Overall, it’s a decent watch for a weekend.

Cast: Zoya Hussain, Wamiqa Gabbi, Anshumaan Pushkar, Pavan Malhotra, Namrata Varshney, Abhinav Pateriya, Teekam Joshi and among others.

Genre: Drama

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Grahan here


9. Sarabhai Vs. Sarabhai

This one doesn’t need an introduction. Sarabhai vs. Sarabhai is the funniest and the wittiest sitcom ever made to date in India. It has 2 seasons with around 80 episodes altogether. So, if you are in for a light watch with family, this Hotstar web series should definitely be on your list. The series stars Rupali Ganguly and Rajesh Kumar and among other prominent Indian actors.

Cast: Rupali Ganguly, Ratna Pathak, Sumeet Raghavan, Rajesh Kumar, Satish Shah, Deven Bhojani, and among others

Genre: Sitcom

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of Sarabhai vs. Sarabhai here

10. The Office

The Office is an Indian TV serial, an adaptation of a popular British sitcom of the same name. However, it follows the American adaptation more closely. Unlike conventional bosses, Jagdeep Chadda tries to befriend his employees, but things don’t turn out his way.

This quirky and fun work-space drama tries to bring some quality comedy to your screen. However, you might find this series a bit odd if you’re a fan of the original “The Office” series.

Cast: Mukul Chadda, Samridhi Dewan, Sayandeep Sengupta, Gopal Dutt, Abhinav Sharma, Nehpal Gautam, Malik Dua and among others.

Genre: Sitcom

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar


Check out the trailer of The Office here


That’s it… Hope you like our Disney plus Hotstar web series list. Once you’re done watching them all, do let us know which one you like the most. Happy streaming!