Happy Family: Conditions Apply: 7 feel good, light-hearted shows like ‘Happy Family: Conditions Apply’ to Watch on OTT Platforms

Happy Family: Conditions Apply, which is streaming on Amazon Prime Video, has managed to strike the right chord with the audiences. It comes from Ace production house, Hats off Productions, which is led by Aatish Kapadia and Jamnadas Majethia. This production house has been known for its hilarious and innovative comedies in India. The duo have created some of the most iconic comedy shows, which have become cultural touchstones loved by audiences globally. Their shows are known for their witty writing, quirky characters, and rib-tickling humour that has captured the hearts of audiences nationwide. Whether you are looking for a classic sitcom like Sarabhai vs Sarabhai or an absurd comedy like Khichdi, Hats off Productions has something for everyone.

So it comes as no surprise that Happy Family Conditions Apply is reaping praises. The show stars Ratna Pathak Shah, Raj Babbar and others in pivotal roles, and the show is being praised for its witty writing, intelligent oneliners and great comic timing of Ratna Pathak Shah. She is truly in her element. If you have just done watching this show and looking for other light-hearted feel good shows on OTT, then we have an entire list to keep you busy.

Here are some of the most popular comedy shows, which you can watch on OTT platforms in India

1) Sarabhai vs Sarabhai

Presented as a classic Indian sitcom, the show revolves around the lives of an upper-class Gujarati family living in Mumbai and follows the Sarabhais, a dysfunctional family that has a knack for getting into trouble. The matriarch of the family, Maya Sarabhai, is an elitist who believes that her family is superior to others. Her husband, Indravadan Sarabhai, is a witty man who always finds himself in humorous situations. The show is known for its clever writing, quirky characters, and hilarious situations.

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar

IMDb Rating: 9/10

Cast: Ratna Pathak Shah, Satish Shah, Sumeet Raghavan, Rupali Ganguly and others

2) Khichdi

This cult classic sitcom follows the lives of the Parekh family, who are always getting into trouble. The show is known for its absurd humour, catchy catchphrases, and lovable characters. The show is based on the lives of Hansa Parekh, her husband Praful, and their children Jayshree, Himanshu, and Chakki. Makers were also released as a spin-off of the popular sitcom Khichdi, which continued to follow the lives of the Parekh family after they moved to a new house.

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar

IMDb Rating: 8/10

Cast: Supriya Pathak, Rajeev Mehta, Anang Desai, Vandana Pathak and others

3) Baa Bahoo Aur Baby

One of the popular heartwarming family sitcoms released is Baa Bahoo Aur Baby, which revolves around the lives of a Gujarati family living in Mumbai. The show follows the lives of Baa, her two daughters-in-law, and their children. The show is known for its relatable characters, emotional moments, and humour that appeals to all ages.

Where to watch: Disney+ Hotstar

IMDb Rating: 8.3/10

Cast: Sarita Joshi, Kamlesh Oza, Deven Bhojani and others

4) Mrs. Tendulkar

A sitcom that follows the life of a Marathi teacher, Mrs. Tendulkar, was known for its relatable characters, impressive writing, and hilarious situations. The show revolves around the life of Mrs. Tendulkar, who is a middle-aged Marathi teacher who struggles to balance her personal and professional life.

Where to watch: SonyLIV

IMDb Rating: 8.1/10

Cast: Deven Bhojani, Kishori Godbole, Vibha Chibber and others

5) Badi Dooooor Se Aaye Hai

Badi Door Se Aaye Hai, from 2014, is about an alien family who lands on Earth and explores their adventures on Earth and the problems they face while trying to adjust to life on a new planet.

Where to watch: SonyLIV

Cast: Sumeet Raghavan, Rupali Bhosale, Tanaaz Irani, and others

6) Khidki

This 2016 drama featured short stories inspired by the works of noted Hindi writer, Harishankar Parsai. Each episode of the show tells a different story and explores various social issues in a humorous way.

Where to watch: SonyLIV

Cast: Sarita Joshi, Lubna Salim, and others

7) Flop Show

This popular sitcom, which was released in 1989, was created by Jaspal Bhatti and produced by Hats Off Productions. The show is a satirical take on the problems faced by the common man in India. The show explores various social issues in a humorous way.

Where to watch: YouTube

Cast: Jaspal Bhatti, Vivek Shauq, Savita Bhatti, and others



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