The 5 Most Viewed Streaming Shows And Movies Of The Week, Film Companion

Streaming platforms are notorious for their lack of transparency, allowing them to quote numbers that are tough to verify. Ormax Media, a media consulting firm, has began tracking viewership figures of the top releases across major platforms.

Here’s a list of the most-viewed shows and movies from the Indian streaming space during the week of April 12th, 2021 – April 18th, 2021. The numbers are all estimates based only within India. This list does not include any streaming released from the South.

1) The Big Bull – Disney+Hostar

Views (million): 4.1

Harshad Mehta’s dramatized fictionalized biopic, produced as a web-show last year in Scam 1992, is now made into a movie starring Abhishek Bachchan, following the real events of the financial market frauds that took place in the 1990s.

2) Hello Charlie – Amazon Prime

Views (million): 1.7

Starring Aadar Jain and Jackie Shroff, this film follows Charlie a young pizza delivery boy, who has been assigned the task to transport a gorilla from Mumbai to Diu.

3) Aspirants – YouTube

Views (million): 1.6

From the TVF factory we have a story that follows UPSC aspirants as they spend years studying for the exams and later, as they chase coveted bureaucratic positions, while navigating interpersonal relationships.

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