Today, we are going to review latest Hindi web series Candy. This is another mystery thriller series with full of suspense.
Rudrakund is a small town somewhere in Himalayan mountains and this beautiful town has lots of hidden secrets. There is a tale famous about Jungle’s daemon Masaan who kills people and hangs body on a tree.
This town has a school and this story starts with the brutal murder of a school student Mehul Awasthi (Mihir Ahuja) whose body is shown hanging by a tree.
Jayant Parekh (Ronit Roy) joined this school 3 months back as a teacher who moved to thic city from Delhi. Jayant saves Mehul and his friend Kalki Rawat (Riddhi Kumar) from getting bullied by 3 senior students. He also became their mentor. Sometime back Jayant’s daughter killed herself by suicide due to drugs effect. This has mentally impacted Jayant and his wife Sonalika Parekh (Anju Alva Naik). Jayant gets shocked after hearing Mehul’s news and he starts finding the reason of this murder. Kalki Rawat informs Jayant that she and Mehul went to expose a rave party organised by Vayu Ranaut (Nakul Roshan Sahdev). Here someone feeds them candy and in candy’s tipsiness they went to Jungle where Masaan kills Mehul and hurts her but she manages to run away.
DSP Ratna Sankhawar (Richa Chadha) is the police officer of Rudrakund who starts investigating this murder mystery. But she has ongoing affair with Vayu Ranaut. Vayu want to open his own club but his father is not helping him financially so he has estranged relationship with his father. Vayu goes against his father’s wishes to do something big in Rudrakund. Vayu is the son of Rudrakund’s corrupt MLA Money Ranaut.
Money Ranaut (Manu Rishi Chadha) has some dark history and gets people’s affection by performing some rituals which saves Rudrakund from Masaan many years ago.
As Jayant goes more deeper in his investigation he gets to know that there are more girls from school are impacted. Masaan had molested many girls and put his permanent mark on their neck. He informs school’s headmaster (Gopal Datt) and father Markus (Vijayant Kohli) about this. But to maintain school’s reputation no body cares about his words.
Meanwhile someone kills Vayu Ranaut and this brings lots of twist in the story.
Now you have to see if there exists real daemon Masaan in jungle who kills people and also what is the reason behind Mehul and other killings?
Ashish R. Shukla has directed Candy web series. Other performance includes Ayesha Kaduskar as Mehul’s girlfriend Sahiba Joshi. Shivangi Singh performing as Vayu’s estranged girlfriend Lina Nagalia.
Candy web series season 1 has total 8 episodes and is appearing on Voot Select OTT VOD platform. If you like mystery thriller kind od stories then this is a must watch for you as this will keep you hooked till the end. After Asur and Truth aur Tamanna? this is the 3rd suspense series on Voot Select which we enjoyed thoroughly.
Genre: Young Adult, Mystery, Thriller, Suspense, Drama