The Google Year in Search 2023 list has been released, revealing the most searched people, films, and more across the globe. This year, Indian stars and films have made a significant mark on the global stage, with Kiara Advani being the most searched individual in India and ‘Jawan’ claiming the top spot for the most searched movie in the country.
Kiara Advani: Global Recognition
Advani’s popularity soared throughout 2023, landing her the top spot on the list of most-searched individuals in India. Her performances in hit films like ‘Govinda Naam Mera’ and ‘JugJugg Jeeyo,’ coupled with her strong social media presence, contributed to her immense popularity. Notably, she also secured the ninth spot on the list of most-searched actors globally, showcasing her growing fanbase beyond India.
Jawan: Captivating Audiences Worldwide
Shah Rukh Khan‘s much-anticipated action thriller ‘Jawan’ dominated the Indian film scene in 2023, becoming the most searched movie in the country. The film’s captivating trailer and Khan’s immense star power generated significant buzz, leading to its high ranking on the Google Year in Search list. Additionally, ‘Jawan’ secured the third spot on the global list of most-searched films, demonstrating its international appeal.
Other Notable Indian Films on the List
Two other Indian films made it to the top 10 list of most-searched movies globally:
- Gadar 2:This highly anticipated sequel to the 2001 blockbuster film landed the second spot in India and secured a respectable position on the global list.
- Pathaan:Shah Rukh Khan’s other action film, ‘Pathaan,’ also made its mark by grabbing the fifth spot on the list of most-searched movies in India.
Shahid Kapoor and Vijay Sethupathi’s ‘Farzi’ Tops OTT Search
The web series ‘Farzi,’ starring Shahid Kapoor and Vijay Sethupathi, emerged as the most searched show on Google in India. The show’s intriguing plot, stellar performances, and Amazon Prime Video’s growing popularity contributed to its success.
Additional Highlights from India
- Elvish Yadav:The winner of Bigg Boss OTT 2, Elvish Yadav, made his way onto the list of most-searched individuals in India.
- Sidharth Malhotra:Kiara Advani’s husband, actor Sidharth Malhotra, also secured a spot on the list, ranking sixth among most-searched individuals in India.
- Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer:This highly anticipated film generated significant interest in India, ranking third on the list of most-searched movies.
Global Trends in Google Year in Search 2023
Beyond India, the Google Year in Search 2023 list revealed several global trends, including:
- Barbenhemier Phenomenon:This online trend related to a fictional French town dominated searches worldwide.
- Arijit Singh’s Kesariya:This song from the film ‘Brahmastra’ secured the second spot on the global list of most-searched songs.