1. Rhea Chakraborty
Rhea was the most searched female-celebrity in 2020. She has been in the news ever since the demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
2. Sushant Singh Rajput
The actor died by suicide in June, this year. His death became a talking point for a lot of things in Bollywood, including the drug probe by CBI.
3. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan was the second most searched male celebrity after Sushant Singh Rajput.
4. Kangana Ranaut
From nepotism in film industry following Sushant Singh Rajput’s death to politics, Kangana has been quite vocal about her opinions, this year. She was the 2nd most searched female celebrity.
5. Deepika Padukone
Deepika was the 3rd most searched female celebrity on the Yahoo list. Just before the release of her film Chhapaak, Deepika Padukone joined the student protests at JNU against campus violence. Her name also came up in the drug probe related to Sushant Singh Rajput’s death and she was questioned by the NCB.
6. Akshay Kumar
From being on Into the Wild with Bear Grylls to courting controversy for his film Laxmmi Bomb, Akshay Kumar was in the news throughout the year. He was the 3rd most searched male celebrity on Yahoo’s list.
7. Salman Khan
4th on the list of most searched male celebrities, Salman Khan hosted the 14th season of Bigg Boss.