The lockdown may put a damper on your Friendship Day celebrations this year on Sunday, August 2, but you can still enjoy and reminisce the good old days virtually. Instead of catching up with each other in your neighbourhood cafe, you can spend your entire weekend binge-watching some of the best shows about friendship and love with your BFF. Celebrate your eternal bond with friends recalling emotions and moments of laughter and fights with these shows on Netflix, ZEE5, Alt Balaji, Amazon Prime Video and other platforms.
Four More Shots Please! Season 1 & 2 - Amazon Prime Video
If you have missed out on watching this Amazon original, now is the right time to indulge into a show about unapologetically flawed women on their journey of self-love. Starring Sayani Gupta, Bani J, Kirti Kulhari, and Maanvi Gagroo in the lead roles, the two seasons follow the women as they go through thick and thin in life and how they still manage to keep each other empowered. The best friends in their early thirties have a coming of age experience after they begin to celebrate themselves and go beyond what society expects of them.
Taj Mahal 1989 - Netflix
Taj Mahal 1989 released earlier this year, is a comedy-drama series based in Lucknow, 1989 during the pre-internet age. The show captures the expression of love and friendships in the year when it was more sustainable. It follows love and what it means to people of different age like Lucknow University professor couple, a budding romance between friends, fond friendships, and a schoolgirl in love with an older boy.
Adulting Season 1 & 2 - Dice Media (YouTube)
Adulting follows two best friends, Ray (Yashaswini Dayama) and Nikhat (Aisha Ahmed) who happen to be roommates as well. The first season follows the young women as they struggle to take on new responsibilities that come with becoming independent adults. While it is a tough experience for them, the hustle and bustle of living in Mumbai makes for a fun show. The second season dives more into their friendship and relations while dealing with ups and downs in their lives. The mini-series is fun to watch and will leave you cracking up thanks to its relatable content.
Medically Yours - ALTBalaji
Medically Yours revolves around three friends and a couple who are dealing with their MBBS studies. The gang of friends struggle to find a balance between their personal life, college life and studies. Featuring Shantanu Maheshwari and Nityaami Shirke as the leading cast, the show is filled with quirky characters and it'll remind you of your college days with your bestie.
Pushpavalli Season 1 & 2- Amazon Prime Video
Earlier this year, Pushpavalli returned for a season two with its quirky characters once again. The story follows Pushpavalli as she follows a guy to Banglore after falling in love with him. While the show focuses on Pushpavalli's scorned love story as she turns into a stalker, the show was most appreciated for her friendship goals with her old college mate Pankaj. The show is a roller coaster of mischievousness, love, friendship, and revenge. As new love blooms in season two, Pushpavalli will make you laugh and fill your heart with anxiety.
Never Kiss Your Best Friend Season 1 & 2- ZEE5
The romantic drama follows two best friends, Tanie (Anya Singh) and Sumer (Nakuul Mehta) who meet after 5 years. Through both seasons, the story unfolds as the duo redefines the rules of friendship. The series is based on Sumrit Shahi's book of the same name and it will definitely make you relive the bittersweet memories with your childhood best friends.