conducted by the popular English Channel CNN IBN has revealed that
Superstar Dr. Vishnuvardhan is the most popular star in the Kannada
film industry. Dr. Vishnuvardhan got 52 percent of the votes, while
Golden Star Ganesh got 48 percent votes.
The poll was conducted very recently.
Similar polls were conducted to determine the most popular star
in the Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam film industries. In a close
contest, Mammootty who got 51 percent of popular votes managed to
win the popular star tag ahead of Mohanlal who got 49 percent of
votes. In case of Tamil and Telugu films, it was Rajinikanth and
Chiranjeevi, who ruled supreme marching ahead of their competitors
like Kamal Hassan and Nagarjuna.