Akshay Kumar’s OMG! most viewed Hindi film on TV
Akshay Kumar starrer OMG!Oh My God! has been criticised by several
right winged groups and the BJP is all set to raise the issue of how films
like this attacks Hindu beliefs, in the Winter Session of Parliament. But it
seems, the audiences love it. Not only was this small budget film a box
office success but it was also the most viewed Hindi film on television last week.
According to a TV search and electronic guide provider company, What’s-On-India’s (WOI) report Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal starrer comedy film, OMG! Oh My God, pipped two of Aamir Khan’s blockbuster
films 3 Idiots and Ghajini to top the Hindi Movies category. While 3
Idiots took the second position, Ghajini was third. Akshay again featured
on the list with Rowdy Rathore in fourth spot. Salman Khan’s Ek Tha
Tiger (Sony) took the fifth spot.
There wasn’t much change in the Hindi TV show category with Bigg Boss
still clinching the top spot. However, CID which started almost a decade
back, took the fourth position while Amitabh Bachchan’s popular show
Kaun Banega Crorepati dropped off the list. Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon,
once again settled for the second spot and Bade Acche Lagte Hain
climbed to the third position. Balika Vadhu dropped two spots to fifth.
In the English Movies category, The Hangover Part II toppled critically
acclaimed movies like Inception, X-Men: First Class and Slumdog
Millionaire to grab the top spot. While Leonardo Dicaprio starrer
Inception took the second position, X-Men: First Class and Slumdog
Millionaire took the third and fourth positions respectively. Real Steel
took the fifth spot.
Two and a Half Men is still the most popular English TV show and is
followed by Grey’s Anatomy which took the second position according
to Whats-on-India report. The Big Bang Theory featured on third spot
and How I Met Your Mother on fourth spot.