Indian Gay-themed Web Series: After the repeal of Section 377, such web series have started appearing on OTT platforms in India where attempts are being made to mainstream LGBT characters. These web series now openly bringing gay love stories to the audience. And the special thing is that people are also very liking them. We have compiled a list of web series which have gay storyline or Gay characters. Have a look:-
Three students from a poor neighborhood join an exclusive high school for Delhi elite where dark secrets and rumors ultimately lead to murder. This is an Indian version of Spanish Series Elite. Gay Storyline of this series wins hearts.
Lips don’t lie Episode 2
A broken heart, Shekhar, takes the wildest of revenge, in the form of an ancient way. No cure. But once a seeker is always a seeker. Shekhar moves on till he meets his match, ROMIL. An exact replica of Shekhar in habits and characteristics. Romil explores a new dimension of feelings in Shekhar making him believe the real meaning of love.
Crimes and Confession: Not in the Mood For Love
Crimes & Confessions is an anthology series packed with truckloads of thrill and a dash of erotica. It narrates five stories about love, lust, greed, longing, jealousy, gender politics that are set amidst backdrops of different eras. Every episode will leave you on the edge of your seat as you unravel the darkest and deepest confessions in the series. Second Episode of this series follows gay storyline. So, are you ready to find out the many shades of the Crimes and Confessions web series?
Inside Edge: Season 3
The season 3 of Inside Edge will be introducing a gay character, played by Akshay Oberoi, to the franchise based on cricket. … Karan Anshuman, the creator of Inside Edge and one of the writers, said, “His character is the captain of team India. He is a very good batsman. But he has a secret and that is he is gay.
Arranged Marriage: Forbidden Love
Arranged Marriage explores the intricate reality of a homosexual relationship when a homosexual person is forced into a heterosexual marriage. Tired of his parents’ restrictions, Neel marries his partner Dev’s sister, Keya. What happens when the truth behind Neel’s dual life comes out?
Gandi Baat Season one : Threesome
Gandii Baat unravels such complexed relationships, closet issues, shocking truths, bizarre myths and unexplored space of men and women through a series of thrilling and fascinating stories from the rural part of India. Each story is distinct from other but weaved with the thread of eccentricities which will leave you with unexpected twists and turns. In these stories you will see how people from rural India are deeply affected by their dark fantasies. And it’s not just men, but even rural women going to any extent for the sake of scene – including heinous crimes as well! This is a show which will make your heart throb a lot faster.
Poison zee 5
Poison is a ZEE5 Original series starring Arbaaz Khan, Tanuj Virwani, Freddy Daruwala and Riya Sen. After his release from jail, Ranveer moves to Goa to seek revenge on his enemies. Meanwhile, DSP Vikram sets his eyes on Antonio Verghese, a don who operates from Goa. Find out what happens when the lives of these three men get entwined. There is Gay storyline of Pawan and Ranveer.
His Storyy is a rollercoaster tale of a power couple, Kunal-Sakshi who lead a perfect married life since 15 years and are the epitome of perfection that makes their friends red with envy! But then a startling revelation comes to light, creating trouble in paradise. What is that revelation? Will Kunal and Sakshi be able to get through or will their marital bliss come crashing down?
Made in Heaven
A closeted gay man drowning in debt and personal conflicts, Karan’s identity is beyond the stereotypical gay men Indian filmmakers have often thrown at us. Despite being aware of the taboo he has to live with every single day, he doesn’t perceive his sexuality as a burden.
Romil and Jugal
Punjabi playboy Romil and shy Tam-Brahm Jugal are the new Romeo and Juliet. But what happens when their fighting families and orthodox society find out? A funky twist on the greatest love story of all time, this young and never-seen-before rom-com version is filled with masti, masala, emotion, laughter, songs, and drama that is guaranteed to leave you hooked for more!
Class of 2017
What happens when the lives of a few teenagers get intertwined with drugs, peer pressure, and social anxiety? Do they crumble, or do they rise stronger? Watch the coming-of-age drama of these youngsters as they try to overcome teenage problems while learning about life.
Pava Kadhaigal: Thangam
Facing longtime bullying and ostracized, a trans villager risks everything to support the dream of a beloved childhood friend.
All about section 377
Aimed at breaking the stereotypical image of LGBT community The Creative Gypsy has produced this series An 8-part series takes you to the real world of LGBT.
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