Salman Khan Tops Forbes’ Richest Indian Celeb List 2018

Virat Kohli Tops Forbes India

Virat Kohli Tops Forbes India

The 2018 Forbes India Celebrity 100 List rankings are based on estimates of entertainment-related earnings of celebrities.

Forbes list is formulated on the basis of the income of celebrities from 1st October 2017 to 30th September 2018. 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.

Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah and batsman Manish Pandey, who found a place in the Forbes list for the first time, is at the 60th and 77th place respectively.

Hardik Pandya turned out to be a huge gainer on the list of sportspersons, as he bagged Rs 28.46 crores in 2018 as compared to Rs 3.04 crores past year. Shah Rukh Khan who was on third position last year has fallen down to the 13th rank this year with a total earning of Rs 56 crore as as there weren't any releases this year. However, AR Rahman is ahead of all the south stars.

After Deepika Padukone, the next female to make it to the list Alia Bhatt with net earnings of Rs 58.83 crore.

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

There is mixed representation from the prolific South Indian film industry.

As per the publication, there are 18 women on this year's list while there were 21 the previous year.

Kapil's downfall began as soon as his show went off air in September past year owing to dwindling TRPs and he put his career on backburner to focus on his health.

Kochi: Malayalam actors Mammootty and Nayanthara were listed in the Forbes magazine's list of richest Indian celebrities.

The highest gainer in terms of percentage is Indian cricket team all-rounder Hardik Pandya earning Rs 28.46 crore. Actor Akshay Kumar completed the top three, with Rs 185 crore in earnings in the period under consideration for the list.

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