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.
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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)|
|5||Mahendra Singh Dhoni||101.77|
|13||Shah Rukh Khan||56|
|25||Kareena Kapoor Khan||31|
|47||Sanjay Leela Bhansali||18.33|
|56||Aishwarya Rai Bachchan||16.83|
|76||Sonam Kapoor Ahuja||13.23|
|85||Madhuri Dixit Nene||10.98|
|88||Saif Ali Khan||10.25|
|94||Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya||7.8|
|97||All India Bakchod||5|