In the early 2000s, a countable number of TV actors were known for vying for a career in the movies. However, since the past few years since the boom of OTT platforms, several actors have taken to web series, owing to the growing popularity. Many promising Bollywood actors who weren’t seen on the silver screen for many years have made strong comebacks with web series this year.
Here is a list of actors who gathered a lot of attention with their acting skills and stellar performances:
1) Abhishek Bachchan
Junior Bachchan made his web series debut with the second season of the gripping and edgy crime thriller, ‘Breathe: Into the Shadows’. He was last seen in the 2018 multi-starrer, ‘Manmarziyaan’. The talented actor left everyone blown away with his performance.
2) Karisma Kapoor
Karisma Kapoor was one of the most celebrated actresses during the 90s with several hits. In March, she made her comeback with ‘Mentalhood’, a series on ALTBalaji and ZEE5. Once again the audiences were floored with her relatable performance as a mother of three.
3) Lara Dutta
Miss Universe (2000) and actress, Lara Dutta, made her digital debut with the show, ‘Hundred’, on Disney+Hotstar. She played the role of a cop and the audiences were excited to see her back in action!
4) Jimmy Shergill
Jimmy played meaty roles in Mohabbatein and Tanu Weds Manu amongst others. The handsome actor was recently seen on Sony Liv’s show ‘Your Honor’, wherein he played the role of a judge.
5) Sushmita Sen
The stunning actress made her comeback after half a decade with the crime drama web series, ‘Aarya’, in 2020. The impeccable writing and unmatched performance by Sen were applauded by the audiences.
6) Arshad Warsi
The actor is known for his impeccable comic timing. Warsi made his digital debut with the psychological crime thriller on Voot, ‘Asur: Welcome to the Dark Side’.
7) Aftab Shivdasani
Aftab gathered a lot of fans owing to his chocolate boy looks and his roles in movies like Masti, among others. He made his comeback on Zee5 with the series, ‘Poison 2’.