Top 10 South Indian Richest Actresses Of 2016

 Top 10 South Indian Richest Actresses Of 2016 Tamil Article

The film world is altogether a fascinating one. The stars entertain us with their superb acting, dancing, singing (to name a few) skills etc. and as a result take home a whopping package. Well, now let’s see the top 10 south Indian Richest Actresses of 2016.

' Priyamani'


Priyamani was felicitated with the National Award in her young age itself. She received this accolade for the Tamil movie Paruthiveeran in which she shared screenspace with Karthi Sivakumar. She has acted in all the south Indian languages and tried her luck in Hindi too. Thirakkatha (Malayalam), Vishnuvardhanaa, and Charulatha (both Kannada) are some of her notable ventures. It is learnt that she receives70-75 lakhs per film.

Shruti Haasan

Shruti Haasan is truly a versatile artist just like her legendary father Kamal Haasan. She is a competent actress, singer, and dancer. She started her career with the Hindi flick Luck but luck didn’t favor her. However, not the one to give up, she shifted her attention to Telugu film industry. Anaganaga O Dheerudu and Race Gurram are some of her memorable films in Tollywood and she gained popularity there. 7 am Arivu with Suriya introduced her as a heroine to Tamil audience and she acted with other top stars like Dhanush, Vijay and Ajith Kumar . Now she is filming a new film Sabaash Naidu with her father. Well, what more does she need? As per latest reports Shruti gets an amount of 70 t0 75 lakhs per film.

Hansika Motwani

Hansika Motwani is the bubbly young actress of Tamil and Telugu film industry. At one point she was one of the most prolific actresses of Tamil and she even came close to the spot of Nayantara. Oru Kal Oru Kannadi (Tamil), Aranmanai (Tamil), Maan Karate (Tamil), Desamuduri (Telugu), and Denakaina Ready (Telugu) are some of her memorable endeavors. And we hear that this pretty lady is offered a whopping 1 crore.

Trisha Krishnan


Trisha Krishnan has found a safe place in Kollywood and Tollywood, thanks to her prolific figures, confident approach, and her drop-dead looks. She debuted with the Tamil film Mounam Pesiyathe as heroine and after doing some films in Kollywood, tried her luck in Tollywood, where she was embraced with open arms by the audiences. Varsham, Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule, Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana etc. were her memorable Telugu ventures. Then she tried her luck again in Tamil and gave hits like Gilli, Thirupachi, Something Something, Saamy Vinnaithandi Varuvaaya etc.If reports are to be believed she earns Rs. 1 crore per film.

Kajal Aggarwal

Kajal Aggarwal has garnered the attention of Tollywood as well as Kollywood audiences with her expressive eyes and lively acting. While Businessman, Magadheera, Darling, Mr. Perfect, Govindudu Andarivadele were her noteworthy Telugu flicks, Thuppaki, Naan Mahaan Alla, and Jilla were her creditable Tamil flicks. It is learnt that this chirpy actress get Rs. 1.2 crores per film.

Shriya Saran

Shriya Saran is known for her well-maintained body and her expressive style of acting. She has found success in both Tamil and Telugu with hit films like Sivaji (Tamil), Manam (Telugu) etc. She has also tried her luck in Malayalam, Hindi and Kannada. She is said to get around Rs. 1.5 crores for a film.

' Ileana D Cruz'

Ileana mainly appears in Telugu films and also tried her luck in Bollywood. Julai (Telugu), Nanban (Tamil), Barfi (Hindi) are some of her notable ventures. This attractive actress is known to get Rs. 1.5 crores per film.

Tamannaah Bhatia

Tamannaah Bhatia has drop dead looks which also works in favor of her. She showcased her acting skills in movies like Paiyaa (Tamil), Kanden Kadhalai (Tamil), 100% Love (Telugu), Thadaka (Telugu), etc. She comes in the top 5 in the list and gets around 1.75 crores per film.

Anushka Shetty

Anushka is known for her dedication and she can pull off women-oriented roles easily. She starred in a number of high budget films in Telugu and thus found a strong position there. Singam, Deiva Thirumagal, and Singam II gained her the much-needed recognition in Kollywood while Super Arundati, Vedam, and Rudhrama Devi helped her to show her competence in Tollywood. This tall actress is said to get Rs. 2 to 3 crores per film.


Nayantara is so famous in south Indian film industry that she is called the Lady Superstar by some. Her hardwork and dedication worked in favor of her and she became the most sought after heroine in Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu. her memorable ventures include Maaya (Tamil), Bodyguard (Malayalam), Naanum Rowdy Dhaan (Tamil), Sri Rama Rajyam (Telugu), Raja Rani (Tamil) etc. She has done one Kannada film Super (which is a bilingual in Kannada and Telugu). She tops this list with 2.5 to 3 crores earnings per film.