Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan and the current reigning Queen of the Hindi film industry, Deepika Padukone have been voted the most trusted celebrities in India, according to a report that was released earlier this week.

The report is titled ‘TIARA Research Report on Celebrities as Human Brands’ and was released by Indian Cricket team coach Ravi Shastri and Indian Institute of Human Brands (IIHB) chief mentor Sandeep Goyal.

With a score of 88, Bachchan pulled ahead as India’s most trusted celebrity while Akshay Kumar followed close behind with a score of 86.8. While Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli were voted the most trusted celebrity couple, Padukone was at the top of the list of women celebrities in the industry with a score of 82.8.

MS Dhoni and Mithali Raj topped the lists of most trusted celebs in sports while comedian Kapil Sharma was listed as the most trusted celebrity on television with a score of 63.2.

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone were voted as the most relatable couple while Ayushmann Khurrana was voted as the celeb most of India identifies with. As far as television is concerned, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Bharti Singh were named the top female celebs that India identified with on TV.

The 48-page report was prepared following responses from 60000 people spread across 23 cities in India, including Ahmedabad, Patna, Bangalore, Agra, Delhi-NCR, Ludhiana, Vishakhapatnam, and others.