Amitabh Bachchan Ranks 4 On Forbes’ 100 Digital Stars List
Forbes has just released its much-awaited list of 100 Digital Stars highlighting actors, actresses, singers, bands, and TV stars and hosts from Asia-Pacific region. These stars have amazed the digital world by their social media presence and also worked for the betterment of the society at large.
Here’re the top 10 celebrities from the list
Blackpink, Band, South Korea
The band topped the Billboard Artist 100 chart in October but its members are much ahead in ranking. Lisa (23), Jennie (24), Rose (23) and Jisoo (25) are the most followed Instagram celebrities in Korea.
Jackson Yee (20), Actor and Singer, China
A member of the band TFBoys, Yee won the Best New Performer award at the 39th annual Hong Kong Film Awards event for his debut movie Better Days (2019). Also, he commands over 86 million following on Weibo.
Davika Hoorne, Actress, Thailand
Also known as Mai Davika, she was selected for the Best Actress nomination at Thailand’s Nataraja Awards for her role in the TV series My Ambulance. Also, with 12 million followers, Davika is second most popular Instagram celebrity in Thailand.
Amitabh Bachchan (78), Actor, India
Amitabh Bachchan has over 105 million social media followers and the veteran actor used his star power to raise $7 million for Covid-19 relief fund through his appeal. He has acted in over 200 movies, has 11 biographies and held elected offices.
Chi Pu (27), Actress, Model, Producer and TV Host, Vietnam
Her real name is Nguyen Thuy Chi and she’s got the status of being the most popular female celebrities of Vietnam. He music video “Anh oi o lai” is watched by over 92 million viewers on YouTube. Also, she donated $50,000 to boost local Covid-19 relief efforts.
BTS, Band, South Korea
With over 33 million Instagram followers, this seven-member band stands at the top of the most successful musical groups of the world. But in Forbes’ Celebrity 100 list, it stands on 47th number. In 2020, the brand ruled the Billboard 200 album chart for four times and that is within 2 years.
Mario Maurer (32), Actor, Thailand
Awarded the Best Actor at Thailand’s TV Gold Awards for his role in the Thai TV series The Pharmacist Of Chaloang, Mario is a German-Thai star with over 11 million followers on Facebook.
Zhou Dongyu (28), Actress, China
A versatile actress, Zhou was awarded Best Actress this year at both the Hong Kong Film Awards and China’s Hundred Flower Awards for her work in the movie Better Days (2019). Also, she’s has a large 31 million following on Weibo.
May Day, Band, Taiwan
This five-member band won Taiwan’s Golden Melody Awards for four times. Its recent virtual concert on YouTube received 42 million views. Also, its lead vocalist Ashin is Taiwan’s most liked Facebook celebrity.
Rebel Wilson (40), Actress, Australia
In 2020, Wilson kept busy with her health but she also kept her 9 million Instagram followers about her weight loss goals. She made a post captioned “Just call me: Fit Amy” in October and this post attracted 545,000 likes.