The world of entertainment has expanded its reach from regular TV shows to OTT platforms. Currently, Disney+Hotstar and Amazon Prime Video have 46 million and 22 million subscribers respectively. And the number is still growing every day. With a plethora of content on these platforms, the users today might just have too much movies& TV shows to watch online!

Filtering through such a huge number of shows, movies, etc., can be quite time-consuming and frustrating. But don’t worry! We have curated a small list of all must-watch shows available on Disney+Hotstar. If you have subscribed or earned a FREE Disney+Hotstar mobile membership with Airtel postpaid plans, this is the right place for you to find the show that you want to binge watch!

So, look no further! Just pick one of these amazing shows to watch today on Disney+Hotstar.

Must watch shows on Disney+Hotstar

The list is a mix of Hotstar specials and other international released shows available on the platform.

The Sopranos

Inspired by the DeCavalcante family’s story, The Sopranos is a series for all crime drama fans out there. Originally released in 1997, the story portrays the life of an Italian American mafia named Tony Soprano. According to critics, it is considered one of the best drama series you will ever watch in your life!

Impeccable acting, a story line that engages, and just beautiful direction, The Sopranos has to be in your watchlist.


Euphoria is a story of this age and time we live in. It revolves around a group of teenagers who constantly struggle with both internal and external demons. Born and grown up in the age of social media, the teens cope up with mental health issues like depression, anxiety, and poor self-image. Throw broken hearts and drugs in the mix, and you have the story of Euphoria.

If you want to experience something real, Euphoria is the show for you. Starring Zendaya (Spider Man famed actress) as one of the leads, this is a must watch show on the platform.

Ms. Marvel

Another gem from the Marvel Universe, Ms. Marvel is an American miniseries based on the Marvel comics. The series was released this year and has already gathered quite a fan following. Given that this is Marvel’s first Pakistan-origin female lead series, the show is turning heads all around the world.

A Captain Marvel fan, Kamala is a normal teenager who feels she doesn’t fit in anywhere. But her small world suddenly transforms when she finally gets superpowers similar to her heroes! What happens next? Does Kamala keep her superpowers a secret or reveals it to the world? Can she handle these powers? These are a few questions the miniseries goes on to answer in five different episodes.

Koffee with Karan

Now who doesn’t like their favourite stars sitting on the couch with the ever-so dramatic Karan Johar and answer a few personal and problematic questions?! We know we do! The Koffee with Karan is back this year with its 7th season. Popular stars like Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar, Janhvi Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan, and many more will be sewn in different episodes of the show.

If you have a penchant for drama, this is the show for you!


Don’t keep calm because Sushmita Sen has made the most amazing comeback with this Hotstar Original show ‘Aarya.’ If crime-thriller drama is your pick, switch on your phone, and start this show right now. One of the most gripping and well-written Indian web series, Aarya has great performances, tight storyline, and realistic action you can get onboard with.

The story deals with an independent woman whose husband is killed by a mafia gang over some illegal drug related business issues. Aarya takes it upon herself to protect the rest of her family by joining a mafia gang to seek revenge.


Inspired by the 1962 Sino-Indian war, the show 1962 – The War in the Hills is a war drama both written and directed by Mahesh Manjrekar. The series is about 125 Indian soldiers who are given the task to defend against 3000 People’s Liberation Army in Galwan Valley and Rezand La.

The story is not just a war drama. It also talks about soldiers’ personal battles, sacrifices, and longing for home. If you are a fan of Abhay Deol’s subtle and realistic acting skills, you need to see him play the lead as Major Suraj Singh in the series.

This series is also one of the Hotstar Specials released in February 2021.

Wrapping up

You can watch these popular Disney+Hotstar shows and more right on your phone for free with Airtel postpaid. The 499, 999, 1199, and 1599 Airtel postpaid plans offer free subscription for Disney+Hotstar Mobile.

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