The number of followers one has on Instagram has now become a benchmark to gauge a celebrity’s popularity. Instagram accounts are now used to promote movies and brands along with sending in social messages when hot-button topics are trending. In India, it should not be a surprise that almost all the top accounts with the most followers are Bollywood celebrities.
Here is a list of top 10 Bollywood celebrities who have the maximum number of followers.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Priyanka Chopra Jonas has jumped to the next league with roles in Hollywood movies, her web series, Quantico, and the marriage to international pop star, Nick Jonas. All this has contributed to her mass following across the globe and she has over 46 million followers.
Deepika Padukone too has had her stint in Hollywood and hence has a global mass appeal as well. Apart from that, she is arguably the biggest female actor in the country and married to Ranveer Singh, who is the biggest male actor from the young generation. All this leads to garnering thousands of followers on a daily basis.
One of the most talented actors in the current crop of stars, Ali Bhatt has achieved a lot in her short career, and thanks to that, she has a massive following on Instagram as well. She frequently collaborates with multiple brands for promotions through her account.
Shraddha Kapoor, with almost 37 million followers, has done incredibly well on social media platforms. Her acting and dancing skills have allowed her to create a loyal fan base and the huge number of followers is proof of that.
The Sri Lankan beauty has been part of the Bollywood for over a decade now and has adopted India as her new home. With her electric presence, she has formed a strong bond with her fans and thus is extremely popular on Instagram.
Akshay Kumar, with over 33 million followers, is the most followed male Bollywood celebrity in the country. With 4 movies in a year on an average, he is one actor that connects with people throughout the year.
Anushka Sharma made her debut in 2008 and since then has been a favorite amongst the Indian audience. Her diverse choice of films and production house has made her even more popular over the years.
Neha Kakkar started her career as a simple singer whose videos went viral. Now she has grown into the most popular singer in the country. With close to 30 million followers on Instagram, she is surely loved by people.
Ranveer Singh, the other half of the ‘DeepVeer’ couple, is one of the most versatile Bollywood actors in the current generation. With hits after hits, he is now the livewire of the industry and one actor with whom almost every director and producer wants to work. It is a surprise that he does not have even 30 million followers.
Disha Patani has been part of two Bollywood movies and one Indo-Chinese movie with the international superstar Jackie Chan. Also, she is one of the leading models in the country with Calvin Klein being her major collaborator. All this has led to a massive fan following on Instagram.
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