The year 2020 has not been a very auspicious year for the Indian Film industry. The industry lost a lot many loved actors this year shocking everyone in the country.
Apart from this, the pandemic has caused the multiplex to shut down for the majority of the year, moving the releases to online streaming platforms.
Recently, Yahoo released the names of the most-searched male and female celebrities of 2020. As per the list, these are the top 10 most searched Indian celebrities
10. Sunny Leone
Sunny Leone is a model and an actress in the Indian film industry and has always enjoyed her fair share of popularity when it comes to Yahoo Searches.
9. Rishi Kapoor
After the sad demise of Rishi Kapoor, a veteran actor of the Indian film industry earlier this year, people kept on searching for his name only. The actor has been loved dearly throughout his life and after passing away.
8. Irrfan Khan
Irrfan Khan‘s demise came as a shock to the whole nation after the actor passed away from a neuroendocrine tumor. His news of passing away filled moved people to the internet in search of news related to him and about his full life.
7. Salman Khan
Salmaan Khan has always ruled the Indian film industry and his popularity on Yahoo searches has always remained constant.
6. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar has had a very busy year with featuring on Into the Wild with Bear Grylls and having a record-breaking viewership for Laxmii.
5. Deepika Padukone
The actress has always enjoyed positive limelight but posts the demise of Sushant Singh Rajput & the NCB probe, the actress’s name came up and people moved to the internet to search for her making her one of the post looked for celebrity.
4. Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut has become highly socially active and has been sharing her views on critical matters. This has made her popular and always in the limelight.
3. Amitabh Bachchan
Big B has always been one of the most loved veteran actors in the Indian Film industry. With this, Amitabh Bachchan is the third most searched Indian celebrity of 2020.
2. Sushant Singh Rajput
The sad and untimely death of Sushant Singh Rajput gave a probe to a very intense investigation on drug abuse in the industry. The world is still mourning the passing away of the celebrity making him the second most looked for celebrity.
Rhea Chakraborty has had a very tough year. Being investigated for the death of Sushant Singh Rajput and then on the drug procurement, the actress even went to jail for a couple of months. The year 2020 has bought a lot of controversy surrounding the actress making her the most-searched-for celebrity.