Every year Forbes magazine comes with the upcoming list of top paid celebrities, since 2012. The ranks were considered by reflecting the Celebrities position of income and fame. The year's list is from 1st October 2015 to 30th September 2016. Here are 10 top listed Celebrities this year.
Salman Khan known as 'bad boy' tops the Forbes India magazine's 2016. This year became the best years for Salman Khan success. According to Forbes he made the highest revenue of the year which amounted to Rs270.33 Crore's and ranked 2nd this year. Movie '
' became a big success which hit the box office. Along with Sultan, Salman's another Movie 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' which released and had a great bash in the box office. These both Movies crowned Salman Khan as a king that lead him to be in 1st place.
Shah Rukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan rank down to second on the Forbes list of Indian celebrities, overthrown by his bosom friend Salman Khan as a topper in the list. Shahrukh Khan earned 221.75 Crore and also comes at No 3 in turn of fame. This news was vexatious to king khan's fans, but SRK's last two projects '
' and '
' were not too succesful still he managed to come on the top list. In the film '
' SRK supported
very well, though the actress played a protagonist role in the film it was difficult for people to get eyes off him. Shahrukh Khan rank on the list proves that his popularity and fame can never let him down, even if his movie doesn't go well.
Kohli, the face of Indian cricket team raised himself in the top third after Bollywood superstars Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. This shows that Kohli has a big amount of fan followers who made reach the 3rd on the list. According to Forbes India Celebrity list 2016, Virat Kholi earned astounding Rs 134.44, his popularity races ahead in social media, as he ranks 1 No in fame. Kohli remains all time favorite in the advertising world.
Akshay Kumar who gave back to back three super hit movies in 2016 Housefull 3, Rustom and Airlift, come 4th No on the list. He earned himself Rs 203.03 crore and ranked 11 in terms of fame.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Dhoni captures the fifth position in Forbes list despite being retired from Test Cricket. Dhoni ranked at No 4 and earned Rs 122.48 Crore. A biographic movie were released of Dhoni life story which were acted by Sushant Rajput which obtain the business of more than 100Crore at Box office.
Bollywood Mastani climbed the ladder from rank 9 to rank 8. She scored box office in the Bollywod movies such as Piku and
. She is one of highest paid actresses with Rs 69.75 Crores. Deepika is not only Indian highest paid actress but also among top 10 highest paid actresses in the world.
Sachin known as 'God of cricket' is an evergreen personality in the Indian cricket team, his popularity is infinite. As a Bharat Ratna and a Member of Parliament he does a lot of good work out of the cricket world. He earns Rs 58 Crores and ranks 6 in term of Fame.
Priyanka Chopra has become a first Indian actress who entered Forbes list as highest paid television actress in the world after her American series Quanto. PC is one of the famous actresses of India. She made her last film in Bajirao Mastani and
. Her annual income is Rs 76 Crores and ranks 9th regarding fame.
9. Amitabh Bachchan
is one of the biggest names in Bollywood. He has starred in 150 movies in his 50 years of career in film industry. Amitabh Bachchan finds himself proud as he still working in the industry at the age of 72 plus. He won national award for best actor in the film Piku. He got stars for his films last years such as Wazir,Te3n and Pink. Big B’s annual income is Rs 32.62 Crore and ranked 5th in fame.
Hrithik Roshan, this year had been too hard for him. His film
did not turn up to mark in the Box office but still, finds himself No ten on Forbes India. Hrithik Roshan’s annual income around 90.25 Crores and ranked 12th regarding fame.