With several big-priced films on the digital platform as well as ease of theatrical release, the year was marked by top performers through impactful content. 2021 was a treat for the public:
Sidharth Malhotra: Bringing to screen the bravery, sacrifice and determination of brave martyr Vikram Batra, Sidharth Malhotra delivered his career best performance in Shershaah, becoming one of the most beloved films of the year.
Kiara Advani: Defining simplicity, innocence and romance with her serious and impressive performance, Kiara Advani turned into instant rage among the audience. Considered one of the most beloved characters, Kiara’s Dimple Cheema resonated with audiences due to her compelling act in the emotionally heavy climax, making her the nation’s favorite.
Kriti Sanon: Making her place as an actress in content-based films, Kriti Sanon won hearts playing a surrogate in Mimi. His emotional performance struck a chord and audiences received praise from all quarters.
Kartik Aaryan: Breaking the mold of his stereotypical loverboy characters, Kartik Aaryan caught the audience’s attention with his intense and gritty performance as Arjun Pathak in Dhamaka. Impressing audiences and critics alike, Kartik Aaryan began a new era in his career with Dhamaka.
Aayush Sharma: Shockingly impressing audiences with her drastic, physical as well as character-driven transformation, Aayush Sharma appeared as an eye opener in “Antim: The Final Truth.” From the guy next door, loverboy to the dreaded and menacing gangster, the gray, layered character of Aayush Sharma wowed everyone.