Popular Bollywood Actors Raveena Tandon and Abhishek Bachchan emerged as winners of the Mood of the Nation (MOTN) survey. There was a close fight between the actresses for the top spot, while the winner among the cast is way ahead of the rest. Now, according to Mood of The Nation survey by India Today, Abhishek Bachchan has emerged as the No.1 (male) OTT star in the country, with Raveena Tandon securing the top spot among the ladies.
With a 12.5% vote share, Abhishek Bachchan won the top spot as the #1 OTT star (male). He was seen in the web series Breathe-Into The Shadow and the actor’s last three movie releases – Bob Biswas, The Big Bull, Ludo – were straight-to-OTT releases.
Manoj Bajpayee secured second place with 9.8% of the vote. The actor dominated the OTT space with his stellar performance in The Family Man season 1 and 2. At number three is Bobby Deol with 7.1% of the vote. He received acclaim for his performance in the web series Aashram. At numbers four and five are Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui with 4.7% and 3.7% of the vote respectively. The two actors won the OTT space with their powerful performance in Sacred Games Seasons 1 and 2. Saif was also part of the highly publicized Tandav series. Nawazuddin has also been seen in several straight-to-OTT movies.
Among the ladies, Raveena Tandon took first place with a 16% vote share. She gave a prolific performance in the recently released web series Aranyak where she played the role of a cop. Sushmita Sen, who made a fiery comeback with the Emmy-nominated web series Aarya, is second with a 12.2% vote share. Number three is Radhika Apte with 2.7% who has been joked for having a ubiquitous presence on OTT platforms. The last two places are occupied by Pooja Bhatt and Huma Qureshi with a voting share of 2.5% and 1.8%. While Pooja was hailed for her performance at Bombay Begums, Huma shone at Maharani.