Forbes has released the list of the highest paid Bollywood actors. Hence we have brought you the top 10 names in the list. The list is quite surprising as it contains 2 women and 8 men. So, without wasting any time let us check who made the list.
10. Ranbir Kapoor – 54 crore
Ranbir Kapoor delivered only 1 movie, which was “Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.” However, Ranbir Kapoor received a whopping amount of Rs 54 crore and entered the list of top 10.
9. Amitabh Bachchan – 57 crore
Amitabh Bachchan earned a huge amount from his movie “Pink”. Apart from it, Big –B did brand endorsements and earned a total of Rs 57 crore in the year. To conclude, he captured the ninth spot in the list.
7. Priyanka Chopra – 64 crore
The global entertainer Priyanka Chopra managed to capture the seventh spot. She earned 64 crore to grab the spot in the list of highest paid Bollywood actors.
7. Ranveer Singh – 64 crore
Although, his movie “Befikre” was a failure both critically and commercially but still Ranveer bagged 64 crore and tied with Priyanka Chopra for the seventh spot.
6. Deepika Padukone – 70 crore
Deepika earned 70 crore and became the highest paid Bollywood actress in the list. Moreover, her earning placed her on the sixth position in the list of highest paid Bollywood actors.
5. Hrithik Roshan – 73.6 crore
Undoubtedly, it was not a good year for Hrithik Roshan. However, Hrithik still managed to grab the fifth spot.
4. Aamir Khan – 80 crore
Aamir Khan is one of the top actors in the Bollywood. However, despite delivering the biggest Bollywood hit of all time, Aamir Khan could not make it to the top 3 in the terms of earning.
3. Akshay Kumar – 224 crore
No doubt, 2016 was one of the best years for Akshay Kumar, he earned 224 crore to capture the tenth spot in the list of highest paid actors and third spot in the list of highest paid Bollywood actors.
2. Salman Khan – 236 crore
Salman’s movie “Tubelight” failed on Box Office. But as the host of Big Boss, he earned a huge amount. To conclude, Salman Khan managed to bag 236 crore in 2016. This put him on the second place in our list. Moreover, he captured the ninth position in worldwide list.
1. Shah Rukh Khan – 243 crore
SRK topped the list with a whopping amount of 243 crore. Furthermore, he grabbed the eighth position in the worldwide list.
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