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, tracks viewership figures of top releases across major platforms.
Here is a list of the most-viewed shows and movies from the Indian streaming space during the week of November 29th, 2021 – December 5th, 2021. The numbers are estimates based only within India. This list does not include any streaming releases from the South.
1. Chhorii – Amazon Prime Video
Views (million): 5.1
Nushrratt Bharuccha plays an 8-month pregnant woman who, in looking for a retreat, gets stuck in the middle of a sugarcane field where deep, dark secrets are aching to be revealed. Chhorii is a remake of the Marathi film Lapachhapi (2017), also directed by Vishal Furia.
2. Dil Bekaraar – Disney+ Hotstar
Views (million): 4.4
Set in the Doordarshan era of the 80s, Dil Bekaraar, directed by Habib Faisal is an adaptation of Anuja Chauhan’s best selling novel Those Pricey Thakur Girls.