Whether you are a film buff, movie critic or a fashion fan, everyone is awaiting the Oscars with bated breath. Each year, as the Academy Awards inches closer, there is a major spike in search traffic related to the event.
Viewers and users search for their favourite celebrities, most stylish look etc.
Google has analysed the top category nominees and trends, based on the top searches on the search engine.
Following is the worldwide Google search trends on Oscars as released by the search engine in a statement:
Best movie: Directed by Martin Scorsese, ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ released a few weeks ahead of the New Year has gained much interest from viewers across the world and has topped the search charts in this category.
Best actor: Winner of the Golden Globe Award for best actor and Academy Award nominee American actor-producer Leonardo DiCaprio is the most popular nominee in the race for best actor.
Best actress: Academy Award Winner Sandra Bullock is leading the race in the best actress category, although Meryl Streep could well be a dark horse for this year’s Academy Award.