Incompatible with Bridgerton, watch your favorite books come to life on screen with these web series
A fan of visuals but a bookworm at heart? Fortunately, you don’t have to choose! Enjoy the best of both worlds on the streaming platform with this special selection of series inspired by the books. Experience the world of fiction through a different lens as Netflix transforms the screen, bringing your favorite characters to life.
Based on the young adult book “ When Dimple Met Rishi ” by Indo-American author Sandhya Menon, Mismatched is a series about a young woman who dreams of being a technology witch and a young man in the looking for his happiness forever.
Inspired by Julia Quinn’s bestselling novels, Bridgerton follows the eight close siblings of the Bridgerton family as they seek love and happiness in London’s high society. Bridgerton is a romantic, outrageous, and quick-witted series that celebrates the timelessness of lasting friendships, families that find their way, and the search for an all-conquering love.
An adaptation of Bilal Siddiqi’s novel, Bard of Blood is a series about how years after a disastrous job in Balochistan, a former Indian spy must face his past when he returns to lead an unauthorized hostage rescue mission. .
Based on the critically acclaimed novel by Vikram Chandra, Sacred Games is a series that explores how a connection to their past leads an honest cop to a fugitive gang leader, whose cryptic warning spurs the officer on a quest to save Cataclysm Mumbai.
The queen’s gambit
Based on the novel by Walter Tevis, The Queen’s Gambit is a coming-of-age story that explores the true cost of genius. In a 1950s orphanage, a young girl reveals an amazing talent for chess and begins an unlikely journey to stardom while battling addiction.
Shadow and bone
Based on the best-selling grishaverse novels by Leigh Bardugo, Shadow and Bone finds us in a war-torn world where dark forces conspire against orphan cartographer Alina Starkov as she unleashes an extraordinary power that could be the key to liberation from his country.
From satire to psychological thriller, four short stories by famous author and writer Satyajit Ray are adapted for the screen of this series. The series will launch on Netflix soon.