The IWMBuzz Digital Awards Season 5 unfolded with unparalleled grandeur, bringing together the crème de la crème of the entertainment industry. This highly anticipated event showcased a mesmerizing blend of glitz, glamor, and talent, as the biggest and most celebrated influencers and artists took the stage, captivating the audience with awe-inspiring performances. It was held on the 18th of June in Mumbai, with stars such as Aahana Kumra, Suniel Shetty, RajKummar Rao, Aditi Rao Hydari, and Aparshakti Khurana in attendance.

As the curtains lifted on this remarkable night, it became clear that the IWMBuzz Digital Awards had once again set a new standard for excellence in the realm of web entertainment. IWMBuzz recognizes content creators who have achieved excellence in the digital space, and awards the best in the business. Let’s see which of our favorite creators have won these prestigious awards and celebrated their victory last night.

Prajakta Koli: Outstanding Performer Of The Year, Mismatched Season 2

Influencers such as Prajakta Koli win at the IWMBuzz Digital Awards

Honored as the “Outstanding Performer Of The Year” for her remarkable role in Netflix’s Mismatched Season 2 at IWMBuzz Digital Awards 2023, Prajakta is a true talent to watch on screen. With her acting prowess showcased in the acclaimed series & the movie Jugjugg Jeeyo, Prajakta has made a captivating entry into the world of Bollywood. Her remarkable achievements include being a Daytime Emmy Award winner, further cementing her status as an exceptional actor on the rise.

Bhuvan Bam: Most Popular Actor In A Drama Series, Taaza Khabar

Bhuvan Bam, the winner of “Most Popular Actor In A Drama Series” for his exceptional portrayal in Taaza Khabar, is a multi-talented artist hailing from Delhi. Known for his comedy channel BB Ki Vines on YouTube, Bhuvan’s remarkable acting skills have propelled him to fame. Besides creating relatable videos, he has also ventured into music, short films, and even produced his own web series.

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Shayan Roy: Rising Viral Sensation Of The Year (Male)

Known for his hilarious videos and brilliant anecdotes about growing up in a Bengali household, Shayan has garnered a massive Instagram following of over 130,000 devoted fans. His infectious charisma and comedic prowess have earned him the coveted title of “Rising Viral Sensation” at the prestigious IWMBuzz Digital Awards Season 5.

Aastha Shah: Rising Viral Sensation Of The Year (Female)

A trailblazing creator, Aastha has harnessed the power of social media to combat the stigma surrounding vitiligo, a skin condition. Through her vibrant and wholesome content, she has effortlessly won the hearts of audiences. Her inspiring journey and remarkable authenticity have earned her the title of “Rising Viral Sensation”.

Viraj Ghelani: Most Popular Social Media Star (Male)

Get ready to be mesmerized by the boundless talent of Viraj Ghelani – the recipient of the prestigious “Most Popular Social Media Star” award at the IWMBuzz Digital Awards. Known for his comedic brilliance and memorable appearances in popular YouTube channels like Dice Media, Gobble, and FilterCopy, Viraj also delights fans with his hilarious and relatable videos on his Instagram & YouTube channel, That’s So Viraj.

Anam Darbar: Most Popular Social Media Star (Female)

Anam is a force to be reckoned with. Hailing from a family deeply rooted in the entertainment industry, including her brother Awez Darbar, she has captivated audiences as an Indian content creator and a talented dancer. With her engaging dance videos, comedic sketches, and diverse content, she was the winner of the esteemed “Most Popular Social Media Star” award.

Neel Salekar: Viral King Of The Year

Popularly known as Just Neel Things, Neel reigns as the “Viral King of the Year”. As a filmmaker and popular content creator, his hilarious Reels and vlogs have amassed a massive following on Instagram. With notable appearances in Gully Gang’s music video and the Marathi show ‘Hing Pustak Talwar,’ Neel showcases his versatile talents & solidifies his status as a viral sensation.

RJ Karishma: Viral Queen Of The Year

Influencers such as RJ Karishma win at the IWMBuzz Digital Awards

Karishma Gangwal, popularly known as RJ Karishma, shines as the “Viral Queen of the Year” at the prestigious IWMBuzz Awards. With her hilarious satirical videos depicting Indian family life, she has amassed a massive following of over 6 million fans. From humble beginnings, her meteoric rise and average 7 million views per post showcase her comedic prowess.

Funcho: Comedy Creator Of The Year

Meet Funcho, the dynamic duo comprising Dhruv Shah and Shyam Sharma, crowned as the “Comedy Creator of the Year”. Their brand of relatable comedy content transcends generations, capturing the hearts of audiences. With videos that will make you exclaim “EXACTLY” multiple times, Funcho’s humor stems from keen observations and sketches inspired by everyday situations. 

Sushant Divgikr: Impactful Creator Of The Year

Recognized as the “Impactful Creator of the Year” at the prestigious IWMBuzz Awards, Sushant Divgikr is an iconic figure within the Indian queer community. Their transformative journey from He to They, self-exploration, and commitment to advocacy have been remarkable. With over 15 years in showbiz, Sushant, known in their drag persona as Rani KoHEnur, has left an indelible mark on the industry. 

Malhar Kalambe: Sustainability Creator Of The Year

Honored as the “Sustainability Creator of the Year” at the IWMBuzz Awards, Malhar leads the impactful initiative Beach Please. With a community of 250,000+ volunteers, they have cleaned beaches for 232 weeks, removing over 67 lakh kg of trash. Leveraging social media, Kalambe raises awareness about plastic pollution, conservation, and inspires support from schools, colleges, and corporations.

Congratulations To All Winners!

With its fifth edition, the IWMBuzz Digital Awards solidified its position as India’s premier platform for recognizing outstanding achievements in the digital sphere. The evening pulsated with excitement and joy, as deserving influencers, actors, and content creators were honored for their exceptional contributions. As the curtains drew to a close on this remarkable event, the IWMBuzz Digital Awards left an indelible mark, symbolizing the power and influence of the digital landscape in shaping the future of the entertainment industry.