"IMDb's Top 10 Most Viewed Indian Stars of the Decade: Celebrating a Decade of Stardom"

IMDb unveils the Top 10 most popular Indian stars of the decade based on page views and search data. This list showcases the global impact and enduring appeal of Indian cinema's leading lights over the past ten years.

By Megha Badiger
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Over the past decade, Bollywood and the wider Indian film industry have seen tremendous growth and international recognition. IMDb's Top 10 Most Viewed Indian Stars of the Decade showcases the actors who have consistently captivated global audiences, earning their places through talent, hard work, and an undeniable screen presence. This unique list is a testament to their enduring popularity and impact on the industry.


1. Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan, often referred to as the "King of Bollywood," tops the list, reflecting his incredible influence and fan following. His recent successes with "Pathaan" and "Jawan" have further solidified his position as a global superstar. Known for his charisma and versatile acting, Shah Rukh has been a dominant figure in Indian cinema for over three decades【6†source】【7†source】.

2. Alia Bhatt


Alia Bhatt has swiftly risen to become one of Bollywood's most acclaimed actresses. With powerful performances in films like "Raazi," "Gully Boy," and her Hollywood debut in "Heart of Stone," Alia has shown remarkable range and depth. Her consistency in delivering hit films has kept her at the forefront of the industry【6†source】.

3. Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone, known for her roles in critically acclaimed films such as "Padmaavat" and "Chhapaak," continues to be a major draw for audiences worldwide. Her performances in "Pathaan" and her extended cameo in "Jawan" have been particularly well-received, showcasing her versatility and star power【7†source】.


4. Nayanthara

Nayanthara, one of South India's biggest stars, made a successful crossover to Hindi cinema with her debut in "Jawan." Known for her powerful screen presence and choice of diverse roles, Nayanthara has become a beloved figure across different film industries in India【6†source】.

5. Tamannaah Bhatia


Tamannaah Bhatia has consistently delivered engaging performances across various platforms, including her notable role in "Lust Stories 2." Her ability to excel in both mainstream and web series formats has endeared her to a broad audience base【6†source】.

6. Kareena Kapoor Khan

Kareena Kapoor Khan's enduring appeal is evident in her continuous presence in high-profile projects. Her recent work in the streaming hit "Jaane Jaan" highlights her ability to adapt and thrive in the evolving entertainment landscape【6†source】.


7. Sobhita Dhulipala

Sobhita Dhulipala has impressed audiences with her roles in "Made in Heaven 2" and other notable projects. Her performances have consistently garnered praise, reflecting her growing influence in the industry【6†source】.

8. Akshay Kumar


Akshay Kumar, known for his prolific career and versatility, continues to be a favorite among fans. His impactful cameo in "OMG 2" and roles in various successful films have kept him in the spotlight over the years【6†source】.

9. Vijay Sethupathi

Vijay Sethupathi's diverse filmography and compelling performances have made him a prominent figure in Indian cinema. His role in "Farzi" and other notable projects showcase his acting prowess and versatility【6†source】.


10. Wamiqa Gabbi

Wamiqa Gabbi rounds out the list with her impressive work in films like "Jubilee" and "Khufiya." Her ability to navigate different genres and languages has made her a notable presence in the industry【6†source】.

These stars have not only dominated IMDb's rankings but have also significantly impacted the global entertainment industry with their diverse and engaging performances. This list celebrates their contributions and highlights their enduring popularity over the past decade. For more details, you can visit IMDb's official website.

The past decade has been transformative for Indian cinema, with these stars leading the way in terms of popularity and impact. Their performances have resonated with audiences worldwide, ensuring their places in the annals of cinematic history. As we look forward to the next decade, these stars will undoubtedly continue to shape and redefine the landscape of Indian entertainment.

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