Streaming platforms are known for their lack of transparency, which allows them to cite numbers that are difficult to verify. Ormax Media, a media consulting company, has begun tracking viewer activity data on the most popular versions of major platforms.
Here is a list of the most watched shows and movies from the Indian streaming space during the week of April 12, 2021 to April 18, 2021. All figures are approximate, based only on India. This list does not include a streaming broadcast from South.
1) The Big Bull – Disney + Hostar
Views (millions): 4.1
Harshad Mehta’s dramatized fictional biographical film, created as a web show last year in Fraud 1992, it is now made into a film starring Abhishek Bachchan, following the real events of financial market fraud in the 1990s.
2) Hello Charlie – Amazon Prime
Views (millions): 1.7
Starring Aadar Jain and Jackie Shroff, this film follows Charlie, a young pizza delivery boy tasked with transporting a gorilla from Mumbai to Diu.
3) Postgraduate students – YouTube
Views (millions): 1.6
From the TVF factory, we have a story that traces UPSC applicants as they spend years studying for exams and later as they pursue desired bureaucratic positions as they navigate interpersonal relationships.