Forbes India Celebrity 100 list 2018

Forbes has finally made available the much awaited Forbes India Celebrity 100 list.

The list sets out the income of all well known celebrities.

Salman Khan has been crowned the richest Indian celebrity for the third time in a row. The superstar bagged the numero uno spot on Forbes India Celebrity 100 list with an income of Rs. 253.25 crore.

Deepika Padukone is first woman to enter the top 5 in Forbes’ richest Indian celebs list with income of Rs 112 crore in 2017-18.

Sachin Tendulkar continues to flourish as a marketable brand five years after his retirement. His income in 2017-18 was Rs. 80 crore.

Alia Bhatt earned income of Rs. 58.83 crore while Ranbir Kapoor earned income of Rs. 44.50 crore as per the Forbes India Celebrity 100 List.

Virat Kohli has been in superb form on the cricket field in the year 2018 and made loads of runs in the year. The success he’s had in cricket has resulted in him becoming the richest sportsperson in the annual list of Forbes India’s Richest Celebrity 100.

Virat Kohli‘s income in 2017-18 was Rs. 228.09 crore.

Nayanthara was the only woman from the South Indian film industry to make it to the 2018 Forbes India Celebrity 100 list. Her income in 2017-18 was Rs. 15.17 crore.

MS Dhoni also featured in the top 10 with Rs 101.77 crore in earnings in 2018.

South India’s Kortala Siva is the highest earning director in the annual flagship celebrity 100 list!

Akshay Kumar earned income of Rs. 185 crore was was placed at no.3 in the Forbes India Celebrity 100 List.

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.

Vijay Thalapathy was placed at No. 26 with income of Rs. 30.33 crore.

Thalaivar Rajinikanth BEAT Pawan Kalyan and Jr NTR to become the richest South Indian actor of 2018 with income of Rs. 50 crore.

Rank Name Earnings (In Rs. crore)
1 Salman Khan 253.25
2 Virat Kohli 228.09
3 Akshay Kumar 185
4 Deepika Padukone 112.8
5 Mahendra Singh Dhoni 101.77
6 Aamir Khan 97.5
7 Amitabh Bachchan 96.17
8 Ranveer Singh 84.67
9 Sachin Tendulkar 80
10 Ajay Devgn 74.5
11 AR Rahman 66.75
12 Alia Bhatt 58.83
13 Shah Rukh Khan 56
14 Rajinikanth 50
15 Varun Dhawan 49.58
16 Anushka Sharma 45.83
17 Ranbir Kapoor 44.5
18 Arijit Singh 43.32
19 Sanjay Dutt 37.85
20 PV Sindhu 36.5
21 Katrina Kaif 33.67
22 Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy 32.46
23 Rohit Sharma 31.49
24 Pawan Kalyan 31.33
25 Kareena Kapoor Khan 31
26 Vijay 30.33
27 Hardik Pandya 28.46
28 Junior NTR 28
29 Vikram 26
30 Karan Johar 25.9
31 Amit Trivedi 25.28
32 Sanjeev Kapoor 24.5
33 Mahesh Babu 24.33
34 Suriya 23.67
34 Vijay Sethupathi 23.67
36 Nagarjuna 22.25
37 Sidharth Malhotra 21.67
38 Nucleya 21.63
39 Kortala Siva 20
40 Jacqueline Fernandez 19.95
41 Hrithik Roshan 19.56
42 John Abraham 19.3
43 Vishal-Shekhar 19.04
44 Ravichandran Ashwin 18.9
45 Diljit Dosanjh 18.5
46 Sonu Nigam 18.46
47 Rajkumar Hirani 18.33
47 Sanjay Leela Bhansali 18.33
49 Priyanka Chopra 18
49 Mammootty 18
51 Mika Singh 17.4
52 Bhuvneshwar Kumar 17.26
53 Dhanush 17.25
54 Shahid Kapoor 17.17
55 Suresh Raina 16.96
56 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan 16.83
57 Irrfan Khan 16.67
58 Saina Nehwal 16.54
59 KL Rahul 16.48
60 Jasprit Bumrah 16.42
61 Salim-Sulaiman 16.32
62 Shikhar Dhawan 16.26
63 Badshah 15.94
64 Allu Arjun 15.67
65 Anil Kapoor 15.5
65 Remo D’Souza 15.5
67 Taapsee Pannu 15.48
68 Ravindra Jadeja 15.39
69 Nayanthara 15.17
70 Shraddha Kapoor 15.15
71 Kamal Haasan 14.2
72 Ram Charan 14
72 Vijay Deverakonda 14
74 Bharti Singh 13.95
75 Tiger Shroff 13.5
76 Sonam Kapoor Ahuja 13.23
77 Manish Pandey 13.08
78 Ajinkya Rahane 12.02
79 Rohit Shetty 12
79 Hari 12
81 Anirban Lahiri 11.99
82 Sunil Grover 11.81
83 Parineeti Chopra 11.35
84 Karan Kundra 11.01
85 Madhuri Dixit Nene 10.98
86 Krushna Abhishek 10.97
87 Srikanth Kidambi 10.5
88 Saif Ali Khan 10.25
89 Mithun Chakraborty 9.15
90 Chetan Bhagat 8.75
91 Ram Kapoor 8.67
92 Ali Asgar 8.2
93 R Balki 8
94 Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya 7.8
95 Amish Tripathi 6.5
96 Vijender Singh 6.4
97 All India Bakchod 5
98 Shubhankar Sharma 4.5
99 Rohan Bopanna 3.27
100 Vir Das 2.9

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