Salman Khan Tops Forbes’ Richest Indian Celeb List 2018

Virat Kohli Tops Forbes India

Virat Kohli more than doubled his earnings of Rs 100.72 crore last year

This year, only 18 females, including Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma, Taapsee Pannu, Nayantara and ace shuttler PV Sindhu have made it to the list of Forbes India Celebrity 100.

Vikram, Vijay Sethupathi and Dhanush are other actors from K-Town, who have secured a place in the list. Even though Tendulkar has been retired for the last five years, he has still managed to hold his position in the top three.

Salman Khan earned Rs 253.25 crore between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018 through his film releases, television appearances and brand endorsements, Forbes India reports.

India cricket captain Virat Kohli is on the second spot with total earnings of Rs 228.09 crore.

The list has been dominated by the Bollywood celebrities and sports persons, most of the prominent names featuring in it.

Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan, whose latest Thugs of Hindostan sank at the box office, are also on the list with Rs 97.5 crore and Rs 96.17 crore.

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Priyanka Chopra slipped from last year's seventh rank to the 49th position this year, while Shah Rukh Khan slipped by 11 positions, standing at No 13 this year.

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and actor Ajay Devgn rounded off the top 10 list with ninth and tenth positions respectively.

According to Forbes, this was "a lucrative year with cumulative earnings of ₹3,140.25 crores".

Meanwhile, 2.0 star Rajinikanth featured at #14 with earnings of Rs 50 crore. Past year the Chennai Express actor was at the second position with earnings of ₹170.5 crores.

The highest earning women celebrity in India, Deepika Padukone earns more than her co-actor Ranveer Singh, whom she married recently.

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