Continuing our quest to share our thoughts about some of the nice Web-series we got a chance to watch in the recent past, today I will introduce you to a nice Hindi Thriller – Hostages, on behalf of our team.
It is worth to note that there is a TV Series in English with the same name (having similarities in the poster too), and that too is in our review-kitty since long now.
|Genre||:||Drama, Crime, Action, Mystery|
|Directed by||:||Sudhir Mishra|
|Written by||:||Nisarg Mehta, Shiva Bajpai, Mayukh Ghosh|
|Producers||:||Sameer Nair, Deepak Dhar, Deepak Segal|
|Executive Producers||:||Rohit Philip, Sameer Rajendran|
|# of Seasons||:||1|
|# of Episodes||:||10 (So far aired/announced)|
|Production companies||:||Applause Entertainment, Banijay Asia|
Ronit Roy (SP Prithvi Singh IPS), Tisca Chopra (Dr. Mira Anand), Parvin Dabas (Sanjay Anand), Aashim Gulati (Aman), Mohan Kapur (Subramanian), Anangsha Biswas (Hyma), Sharad Joshi (Shovan Anand), Malhaar Rathod (Shaina Anand), Anuranjan Awasthi (Aditya Sinha),|
Sachin Khurana (DYSP Dutt), Manish Uppal (Naveen Khatana), Parag Gupta (Bunty), Kashish Arora (Girl Hostage), Danish Kalra (Dr. Shastri), Harish Khatri (Dr. Hingoorani), Dalip Gulati (Doctor 1), Shahnawaz Pradhan (Shukla), Yusuf Hussain (Dr. Ali), Dalip Tahil (CM Khushwant Lal Handa), Richa Goswami (Avantika – CM’s Secretary), Saajan Malhotra (Rakesh – CM’s Security Guard 1), Dayaram Yadav (CM’s Security Guard 2), Sumit Yadav (Arms Dealer), Bhavesh Babani (Sameer Kapoor), Palak Sidhwani (Min – Shovan’s Crush), Meenal Kapoor (Sneha – Head Nurse), Amit Sial (Peter George – Morgue Incharge), Ritu (Mishra Lata – Maid), Manu Malik (Mahesh – Neighbour), Akanksha Khatri, and others…
Produced by Star India, Hostages is available on Disney+Hotstar platform. You need to be a subscribed member of the channel in order to watch it. If you want to take a sneak-peek into the set up of series, first episode of the series is available to watch for free!. We are including a quick link to the same below.
The first season is comprised of 10 episodes, we can expect more seasons coming through.
|Title||Director||Written By||Release Date|
|Threat||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Sabotage||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Complications||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Gatecrasher||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Falling Apart||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Pieces of the Puzzle||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Betrayal||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Escape||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|Endgame||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
|A Matter of Choice||Sudhir Mishra||Nisarg Mehta||31 May 2019|
The story starts with the last day of SP Prithvi Singh when he needed to deal with a terrorist who has someone in his custody. Moving forward the TV series becomes a political thriller with some unexpected twists and turns.
Be aware that you will find the use of expletives and brutality in the show.
Watching this show seems to be a good option if you love exploring suspense-thrillers. With affordable high-speed internet it is well within reach.
Over To You:
If you have already watched some of the episodes (or all of them), you are welcome to share your experiences via comments below. And yes, share information about this TV serial with your friends and family members who you think will find it interesting to explore.