Indian Shows That Deserve A Reboot


By Atharv Sharma
Published Sept 9, 2021

Hindustan Times


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What if the shows you loved to watch in the 90s made a comeback with a brand new look?

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Here are some Indian shows of the past that deserve a revival

Dekh Bhai Dekh

Originally broadcasted on DD Metro, this hilarious sitcom featuring a talented ensemble cast will make for an excellent reboot

Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin

Brought to life in 2003, this show broke the norms of Indian daily soaps by introducing a lovable geeky protagonist and compelling storylines that deserve a reboot

Movers And Shakers

One of the first late-night talk shows that took India by storm and made Shekhar Suman a household name is a worthy contender for a comeback

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Office Office

Hilarity ensues as Mussadilal struggles to get his work done in corrupt and inefficient government offices. This show remains a cult hit that fans would love to see again


Relying on suspense and deep plots that thicken as the episode progresses, Aahat’s bone-chilling horror stories can be brought back for modern audiences


Mandira Bedi starred in India’s first daily soap airing on DD National in 1994. The show had a cult following and can make for an exciting watch if revived

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Star Bestsellers

India's first anthology TV series featuring early work of Anurag Kashyap, Rajkumar Hirani and many more

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Hum Paanch

A comedy phenomenon of its time, Hum Paanch gathered a loyal fanbase due to its writing and the comic timing of its exceptional cast

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