Sallu Is 2019's Top Bollywood Newsmaker; Thrashes Akki, PeeCee, SRK & Alia
As per Wizikey's survey, megastar Salman Khan has beaten other top Bollywood actors such as Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra (PC), Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) and Alia Bhatt and turned out to be the leading Bollywood newsmaker of 2019.
2019 remained a profitable time for the Hindi film industry as it saw many hits and impressive movies like Gully Boy, Badla and Mission Mangal.
The news regarding Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor's love relationship, Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's marriage and Priyanka Chopra Jonas' shift towards Hollywood created a lot of buzz in 2019.
Wizikey, a PR and communication platform, has gathered exciting trends crosswise the Bollywood making use of its AI and ML-based Technology and made a report on the Top Newsmakers of 2019.
According to Wizikey's analysis, Sallu remained on top with 25% coverage, whilst Akki remained on the second spot with 24% coverage. PeeCee, Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) remained on third, fourth and fifth positions with 17, 16 and 15% of coverage, respectively.
Ansul Sushil, Founder, and CEO of Wizikey, stated, 'Always interesting to see which stars shone the brightest among the constellation called Bollywood. These top newsmakers of Bollywood made much more news around their life events than just the movies they're in. The AI and ML capabilities of Wizikey is helping us see the insights which help us understand the media landscape better.'
Salman Khan remained in limelight due to Bharat and Dabangg 3. Like every year, Bigg Boss 13 also added to his visibility throughout the season. There were also reports about the second version of Kick.