Forbes has finally released the list of top ten celebrities of India. Salman khan has secured a position of number one riches celebrity of India third time in a row. While shahrukh couldn’t even make up to the list of top ten. Check out the others.
Bollywood superstar AKA ” Bhai of Bollywood” Salman Khan has become the richest celebrity in India. A list published by Forbes India, Shakruk khan has failed to make it to top 10 list. Akshay Kumar comes in at number three and Deepika Padukone at number 5.
List of top 10 wealthier celebrity of India
The 2018 Forbes India Celebrity 100 List rankings are based on estimates of entertainment-related earnings of celebrities. The period under consideration is October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018.
#1 Salman Khan, 52 , Actor
Indian superstar “Salman Khan” is on the top of the list with the gross earning of Rs 253.25 crore. His commercial success movie “Tiger Zinda Hai” and “Race 3” has made a great hit and was among the few movies crossing 500Crore club.
#2 Virat Kohli, 30, Cricketer
Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, is on the second position on the Forbes’ list of top 10 richest celebrity with a gross earning of Rs 228.09 crore. He has recored an increase of 116.53% from last year.
#3 Akshay Kumar, 52, Actor
With a gross income of 185 Crore Actor Akshay Kumar has secured his position at three in the top 10 list. An actor known for making subjective movies and a Martial Art expert. He has featured three movies in 2017, “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha”, “Naam Shabana”, and a sequel of “Jolly LLB”, “Jolly LLB 2”. The success of “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” made him popular worldwide. Microsoft’s Bill Gates even twitted about the movie.
#4 Deepika Padukone, 32, Actor
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Newly married Actor Deepika Padukone broke into the top five on the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list. Also she has become the first woman to hit Top five list of riches celebrities of India. With a earning of 112.9 crore she has hit to the richest celebrity number 4.
#5 Mahendra Singh Dhoni, 37, Cricketer
Cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni rounded up the top five with Rs 101.77 crore, Formal caption and a famous small town guys is well popular for his “Helicopter shot”
The Celebrity 100 is a definitive barometer of earnings of celebrities. Besides the earnings charts and cover stories on high-fliers like Sachin Tendulkar, Akshay Kumar and Deepika Padukone, we have also covered in the Celebrity 100 Special issue a whole new generation of celebrities — the unlikeliest of YouTube stars from the hinterland, a rapper from the Mumbai ghettos and an activist actor from Kerala taking on misogyny head-on in the testosterone driven Malayalam film industry.”