Bollywood in India is like a second religion. People follow every aspect of Bollywood celebrities with utmost dedication. No wonder that these Bollywood stars receive so much love and admiration throughout the country and even outside of it. One of the many ways in which fans show their love is through constantly being in touch with their favorite celebs through social media. Some celebrities though come out as winners in this aspect as well, and people are always interested in what these personalities are doing. Solet us look at the top 10 most searched Bollywood celebrities of 2017 and see who won the most hearts
This beautiful actress comes ten on our list. A simple girl from a small town in Haryana, MallikaSherawat has emerged as one of the most recognized and loved Bollywood celebrities. She was born on 24 October 1976 and currently resides in Los Angeles. She is seen at the Cannes Film Festival every year and has been a part of many Hindi, English and Chinese films. She is immensely appreciated in her roles for movies like “Murder”, “Ugly or Pagli”, “Pyaarke Side Effects” and “Khwahish”. Her first Chinese film Myth, starring
Jackie Chan was hugely appreciated. She has also done many item numbers in Bollywood in movies like “
Guru” and “
Thank You”, thus increasing her popularity.
9. Kajal Agarwal
Kajal Agarwal is one of the most popular Tamil and Telugu actress. She was born on 19 June 1985 and has achieved immense popularity at a very young age. She gained recognition by starring in the super hit film Chandamama in2007. Her first Bollywood movie was in the year 2004 and was titledKyun! Ho Gaya Na and then later starred in hit movies like Singham and Special 26. She is one of the highest paid actresses in Tollywood and also starred in many critically acclaimed movies like Magadheera, Naayak, Baadshah and Mr. Perfect. Another reason for her immense popularity is her brand endorsements. She endorses brands like Panasonic, Lux, and Samsung thus giving her a place in every home.
Vidya Balan is one of the most critically acclaimed actresses in Bollywood. She has always been appreciated for her unconventional roles and also for her work towards women empowerment. She began her career with the hit TV show Hum Paanch at the age of 16. She then went on to star in various Malayalam and Tamil movies. She started her Bollywood career with the movie Parineeta which won her critical and commercial acclaim. She then went on to do some average and flop movies thus making people doubt her presence in the industry. She bounced back with the hit
The Dirty Picture which earned her the National Award for best actress. Her movies like Kahaani and Te3n have garnered her huge success.
He is the Khiladi of Bollywood. He is the most loved and one of the most successful Bollywood actors of all time. He has starred in over 100 films and is the only Bollywood actor to have box office collections of over 20 million. He is known for his versatility which includes a variety of action, comedy and romantic movies. His last four movies, Airlift, Rustom, Housefull 3 and
Jolly LLB 2 have all crossed the 100 crore mark. He has also ventured into televisions through shows like Khatron KeKhiladi and Dare 2 Dance. He has received the prestigious Padma Shri award for his contribution to Indian cinema. Akshay Kumar’s USP is that his movies are full of entertainment and yet carry a social message thus making them a sure shot hit amongst the people.
Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood comes 6th on the list. The “
Actor” amongst “Stars,”Aamir Khan has always managed to do films which are not only grossly entertaining but also contain some meaning through their content. His contribution to cinema has earned him the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan, the most highly placed award in the country. He has starred in movies which have made history like 3 Idiots, PK and most recently Dangal. People fill in to watch his movies and none of them are ever declared a flop. Along with this, movies like
Rang De Basanti and Lagaanhave also been nominated for various awards abroad including the Oscars. Aamir is also a humanitarian and uses his status as a celebrity to educate people about different social causes through his show Satyamev Jayate. Aamir Khan is the most sort after actor in Bollywood to date.
Kareena Kapoor Khan
Kareena Kapoor Khan is one of the most admired and stylish actresses in Bollywood. She is recognised for her roles in movies like Refugee, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, and Asoka. She is the recipient of the Filmfare awards six times and also has co-authored three books. Her role as Geet from
Jab We Met has become iconic and people still recognize her that bubbly girl who stole everyone’s hearts. She is also the part of 2 of the most successful Bollywood movies ever – 3 Idiots and BajrangiBhaijaan; both in which her performance is highly appreciated. She married to actor SaifAli Khan and has a son with him. Kareena Kapoor has always been a magnet for controversies and has always managed to get attention for what she says in her interviews and her unmatchable fashion sense.
4. Salmaan Khan
The Bhai of Bollywood and possibly the actor with the most fan following in this country,
Salman Khan is a celebration. His movies, whether good or bad are always a hit just because he is a part of them. He started his career with the iconic Maine PyaarKiya which established him as the quintessential chocolate boy. His recent movies; Bodyguard, EkTha Tiger, BajrangiBhaijaan and Sultan has named him as the biggest Bollywood star ever. His stint in the TV show, Big Boss, has added the cherry on top of his popularity. His brand BeingHuman is recognised for contributing towards a lot of social causes and is a sensation on its own. People follow Salman Khan like God in this country!
3. Aishwarya Rai
Many consider her to be the most beautiful woman in the world and she stands 3rd on our list. This Miss World has emerged as the most influential Bollywood celebrity and also the face of Bollywood in Hollywood. She has been a veteran at the Cannes Film Festival and was recently a part of the jury in 2003, thus becoming the only Indian to achieve this position. Her movies like
Jodhaa Akbar, Guzaarish, Devdas and Hum DilChukeSanam won her immense commercial success as well as critical acclaim. She is also the Goodwill Ambassador for the Joint United Nations Program on AIDS. She married actor
Abhishek Bachchan and has a daughter with him. She portrays the role of an actress, a wife, and a mother beautifully and people love her for everything that she does.
She is the fashion icon of the country. Possibly one of the most popular celebrities of B-town, Katrina Kaif is known for her beauty, and commercially hit films. Despite being an outsider, she has created a name for herself in the cinema industry and has made people take her acting seriously. Katrina has starred in blockbuster movies like Dhoom 3 and EkThi Tiger. Along with these, she has also been a part of young centric movies like
New York, Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, AjabPrem Ki GazabKahani and Zindagi Na MilegiDobaara making her a favorite amongst the youth, especially the men. Along with hit movies, she also has some international brand endorsements like Loreal and Lux, which take her name and fame across the borders of the country.
Beating every A-list actor and actress on the list is Sunny Leone who continues to be the most searched Bollywood celebrity on Google. A former porn star, Sunny emerged as a winner and slammed all the hate she received when she entered the industry. Formerly only recognized as an adult movie industry star she has managed to establish herself as an actor and a brilliant dancer through movies like Jism 2, EkPaheli Leela and recently,Raees. She came into the limelight when she participated in Big Boss, and after that, there was no stopping this beautiful actress. She also hosts the youth favorite show “Splistsvilla” where she is loved immensely. Her upfront attitude and bubbly nature have secured her the number 1 spot on this list.