After a great response to Criminal Justice and City of dreams, “Hostages “, an Indian Adaptation of an Israeli series was released on Hotstar on 31st of May’19. Produced by Applause Entertainment and Banijay Asia Productions, the tale revolves around Dr. Mira Anand (Tisca Chopra) and her family, the series is directed by Sudhir Mishra.
Dr. Anand, a renowned and reputed surgeon who’s assigned a duty to perform a surgery on the Chief Minister of the State – Khushwant Lal Handa (Dalip Tahil). Her husband – Sanjay (Parveen Dabas), who is a school principal and has been landed into debt with a lot of people, Shovan (Sharad Joshi), their son, a hacker who has leaked his school exam papers in the hopes to impress a girl. Also, 18-year-old daughter, Shaina (Malhar Rathod) is pregnant with her ex-boyfriend’s baby.
The series also features Ronit Bose Roy playing a recently retired cop, Prithvi Singh, even the show starts off with the introduction of SP Prithvi Singh, who tactfully arrests a suspected terrorist.
Hostages is a thriller web show, once you start off with the first episode, you won’t stop till the tenth one, also it has an emotional touch to it as every member of Anand family is battling with their own obstacles.
Hostages is a core drama which consists of enough twists and suspense to keep the audience engaged. Being a thriller, it is a great example of screenwriting.
Talking about the plot, Anand Family has been “Hostaged” by the retired SP Prithvi Singh and his crew of kidnappers — Hyma (Anangsha Biswas), Prince (Surya), and Aman (Aashim Gulati). A love affair is observed between Prince and Hyma, also Aman’s interest in Dr. Anand’s daughter – Shaina, gathered a lot of attention in the show.
They want Dr. Mira Anand to kill the Chief Minister during the surgery, but why would a retired SP demand such from a Doctor? Will Dr. Anand kill an innocent to save her family?
” There’s always a wild side to an innocent face “
Just find out here – https://www.hotstar.com/tv/hostages/s-2162
Language : Hindi
Avg Watch time/Episode : 27 mins
Total Episodes : 10
Where to Watch : Hotstar
Authors Corner – Tanishq Pradhan Writes at The Indian Web Series
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Edited By :- Dharmil Mehta, Founder The Indian Web Series
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