9 Indian OTT Shows With Strong Female Leads

Saas, Bahu Aur Flamingo

The crime drama is headed by Dimple Kapadia, who is the matriach running a massive drug cartel. She is ably supported by her daughters-in-law and daughter.

Delhi Crime

Based on true incidents, the hit
series is led by DCP of South Delhi
Vartika Chaturvedi (played by
Shefali Shah perfectly). 


Starring Sushmita Sen in the lead role, she plays the wife of a drug dealer who has to take over after her husband's assassination. 


Huma Qureshi plays an innocent housewife who becomes the chief minister of Bihar unexpectedly. The show is about how she navigates the world of politics.


Raveena Tandon plays a police
officer, who must investigate a
series of murders while balancing
her personal life along with
professional hazards.

Hush Hush

The series is centred on a group of women, as they navigate their lives through a web of lies, deceit, and the patriarchal society at large.

Bombay Begums

The series explores the lives of five modern-day women in Mumbai, as they struggle and celebrate the highs and lows of life.


She tells the tale of a police constable who has to go undercover as a prostitute to bust an underworld gang. The series explores the ideas of power and sexuality.


Mai, starring Sakshi Tanwar in the lead role, is about a grieving mother who seeks to avenge her daughter's tragic death.

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