Premiered on March 17, 2020, the Special Ops web series has rapidly gained attention on the Internet. The espionage thriller series is created and directed by well-known Neeraj Pandey who directed the blockbuster movie M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story. No need to mention how excited the audience feels when learning that this talented director would make this movie project.

Now, let give you some brief overview of Special Ops - the 2020 thriller series that has “enough drama to keep us hooked” as said by Quint.

The Cast Of Special Ops Web Series

The series Special Ops has an impressive cast including the 1966-born actor Kay Kay Menon as the lead role. In this movie project, Kay Kay Menon plays the role of Himmat Singh while Karan Tacker portraits Farooq Ali. Furthermore, the supporting roles are performed by Vinay Pathak, Vipul Gupta, Sajjad Delafrooz, and more. It worth mentioning that Neeraj Pandey himself handpicked the whole cast of this series.

Special Ops Web Series
Special Ops is one of the latest and most notable web series this year.

The list includes:

Kay Kay Menon (Himmat Singh)

Karan Tacker (Farooq Ali)

Vipul Gupta (Bala)

Muzammil Ibrahim (Avinash)

Saiyami Kher (Juhi)

Meher Vij (Ruhani)

Divya Dutta (Sadia Qureshi)

Vinay Pathak (Abbas)

And more.

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Special Ops Web Series Trailer

There are eight episodes in the first season of Special Ops and each episode lasts 44 to 55 minutes. For those who are looking for the Special Ops web series watch online, it is available on Hotstar in 08 languages including Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Bengali, and of course, English.

Neeraj Pandey teamed up with Deepak Kingrani and Benazir Ali Fida to write the story of Special Ops. The series gets inspired by many espionage missions Indian agents have conducted in 20 recent years.

Speaking of the trailer of this web series, Special Ops managed to rock the netizens from the very first moments. Gunshot sounds, tense meetings, hand-to-hand combats, and a series of chase scenes - all scenes that make the audience unable to take their eyes off the screens and eager to know what will happen on the series.

Special Ops Web Series Story

The web series tells a story about an officer from Research and Analysis Wing, Himmat Singh. He is depicted as a skillful agent who has many years of experience in coping with terrorists. He realizes that there are a lot of similarities in some recent terrorist attacks that may be controlled by the only one. However, others in the parliament don’t have the same idea as Himmat and they believe that there is no mastermind.

Farooq Ali
Karan Tacker's performance as Farooq Ali is amongst the top highlights of this series.

In a bid to catch the mastermind, Himmat Singh forms a 5-member team including Farooq, Juhi, Bala, Avinash, and Ruhani. These agents live in different places in the world and they are all skillful, professional, and no one knows their true identities. This time, they will team up with each other to do this difficult mission.

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Reviews About Special Ops Web Series 2020

Right after it was released on Hotstar in March, the web series gained huge attention from the netizens and media. Indian Express said that Special Ops shows “impressive performances and a compelling tale”, while Quint asserted that the web series has “enough drama to keep us hooked!”

Kay Kay Menon portraits Himmat Singh who spent 19 years on catching the mastermind.

The netizens have given a lot of mixed opinions about this espionage thriller series. The majority revealed that the great performance of Kay Kay Menon makes them unable to take their eyes off the screen. His character always maintains his calm in all kinds of hard situations. Furthermore, the remaining cast also does their fine jobs, making the series become more attractive.

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Speaking of the scenes, while the audience got deeply impressed by the Parliament attack, the close combat scenes aren’t made enough well to satisfy them. However, it can be undeniable that Special Ops is still the web series to deserve a watch this year.

Although Neeraj Pandey’s Special Ops web series has just been available on Hotstar for a few months, it has rapidly received a lot of interest on the Internet. If you are a big fan of espionage movies, Special Ops must be one of the top options for you this year. Watch it right now to follow the team of undercover agents to find out who the mastermind is!

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