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 Hindi shows and movies from the Indian streaming space during the week of January 25th, 2021 – January 31st, 2020. The numbers are all estimates based only within India.
Views (Million): 2.0
Directed by Rohan Sippy and Arjun Mukherjee, this second season of Criminal Justice franchise has Pankaj Tripathi reprising the role of the money minded lawyer defending Kirti Kulhari who has confessed to murdering her husband. This show has been on this list since its release on December 24th.
4) Tandav- Amazon Prime
Views (Million): 1.9
Ali Abbas Zafar’s (Bharat, Sultan, Tiger Zinda Hai) foray into the murky world of politics, this show stars Saif Ali Khan as the Machiavellian politician. The show also stars Dimple Kapadia, Sunil Grover, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, and Dino Morea among others.
Views (Million): 1.8
Based on the life of Major Deependra Singh Sengar, played by Amit Sadh, this show follows his journey through the Kargil War and physical disability.