Water Bottle is a ZEE5 Originals crime series about serial killer Jyotileshwar, played by Rajatava Dutta. Anusha Vishwanathan and Anirban Chakraborti have ably complemented Dutta as detectives. The series received rave reviews and became a commercial success. Underscored by a dark mystique theme, Water Bottle’s direction has been termed new-age and its story as consummate.
The release date of Water Bottle was 11th June, 2019 on OTT.
This Hindi web series pivots around serial killer Jyotileshwar’s character, who appears sinister and completely menacing. Unable to recover from childhood trauma, he relishes making others, especially children, feel his pain. Six children go missing in due course. A pair of police detectives launch a wide-scale investigation, but struggle to catch Jyotileshwar. A game of catch-me-if-you-can ensues until the story climaxes with the fate of the missing kids hanging in the balance
The first season of this thriller web series is 183 minutes long and covers four episodes, each spanning about 46 minutes. All episodes of Water Bottle are available on ZEE5. The summaries of the episodes thus, are:
Detectives Mriganko and Shubho fail to properly investigate a series of child murders. Meanwhile, the main suspects, Jatileshwar and Nabadwip, are presumed to be innocent.
Jatileshwar continues his nefarious actions with an innocent facade. A frustrated Mriganko reopens the case.
Mringanko and Subho miss capturing Nabadwip by a whisker. The two detectives break into Jatileshwar's empty residence and discover a clue that may help solve the case.
Mriganko and Subho set up another trap to snare Jatileshwar. However, he devises a brilliant plan and escapes yet again. Will Subho and Mriganko succeed in apprehending Jatileshwar?
Cast - Character
Rajatava Dutta - Jyotileshwar
Anusha Vishwanathan - Basabdatta
Suhotro Mukhopadhyay - Subho
Chiranjeet Chakraborty - Mriganko
Anirban Chakraborty - Alok Maity
Kushal Chakraborty - Commissioner
Tathagata Banerjee - Jyotileshwar’s father
Jayashree Mukherjee - Jyotileshwar’s mother
Director - Tathagata Mukherjee
Creative producer - Souvikk Dasgupta
Cinematography - Pratip Mukherjee
Associate editor - Srimanta Dolui
Music producer - Pijush Chakrabarty
Sound designer - Shreejit Gupta
Water Bottle is a psychological web series too as it seeks to probe the life of a serial killer.
The Water Bottle web series is originally in Bengali with English subtitles.
Ans: It represents the protagonist’s tormented childhood days when he attended school carrying a water bottle.
|Web-series Released Date|
11 Jun 2019