Who doesn’t like to watch movies or cricket in India? We believe almost every second person in India is a lover of cricket and Bollywood. No doubt the Indian film industry is becoming a major commercial centre in film-making in the world. Today there are many Bollywood actors are earning in crores and featured in the Forbes top highest paid entertainers list.
Let’s find out the top 10 highest paid Bollywood actors in 2018:
1. Salman Khan
Salman Khan – The Sultan of Bollywood doesn’t need any introduction. He is known as the brand in the industry. This actor is one of the world’s biggest stars and his fan following is beyond a billion. And maybe that is the reason he is the highest paid entertainer in Bollywood. Regardless to say after giving the various blockbusters he takes around 50 crore/film.
2. Aamir Khan
Aamir Khan – The Perfectionist is popular among the folks for his finest acting and blockbuster movies. He takes up only one movie at one time and gives it his best, as he believes more in quality rather than quantity. He is not only an actor but a producer and director as well. After giving a hit like Dangal, he is leading as a second highest paid actor who takes around 50 crore/film.
King Khan doesn’t need an introduction. His fan following is enough to evaluate his popularity and success. He is a versatile actor and always gets recognition for his roles. He is not only a superstar but also a successful producer. He owns a production house – Red Chillies Entertainment. He takes around 40 crore/film.
4. Akshay Kumar
Khiladi Kumar is one of the most successful stars in the history of Indian cinema. He has acted in over 100 films and fetches the popularity by giving so many hits. He has been ranked 4 in the top highest paid actors. He takes around 40 crore/film.
5. Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik Roshan is popular in Bollywood for his dancing skills and action. He entered the film industry with his first movie – Kaho Na Pyaar Hai, which was a blockbusting success and made dancing and dances a vital mandatory attraction for a Bollywood film. He takes around 35-40 crore/film.
6. Ajay Devgan
Ajay Devgan is one of the versatile actors in Bollywood. He gains popularity in the industry because of his action movies. His movies like Golmaal, Singham, Rajneeti, recognized and loved by the audience. His taste in choosing a role and his amazing acting made him the 6th top paid actor in Bollywood. He takes around 20-25 crore/film.
Ranveer Singh is the present generation top Bollywood star who made his debut with the film Band Baaja Baaraat in 2010. His role in the movie Padmavati recognized by the audience, critics, and other movie actors. This blockbuster movie made him the top 7 high paid actor in the industry. He takes around 20 crore/film.
Ranbir Kapoor is a heartthrob who steals the heart of every girl with his charm and acting. He worked in many films and proved his acting skills every single time. Whether it’s his movie or his love affair, his fans are always curious to know about his professional as well as personal life. His movies Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Barfi, Tamasha established his position as a very reliable star. The success of his film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Sanju made him one of the highest-paid stars. He takes around 15-20 crore/film.
Big B is known in the industry as Shahenshah of Bollywood who is ruling the film industry for ages. He is the role model and idol for many youngsters and celebrities. His fan following is huge in numbers, and maybe that is why he is one of the top highest paid actors. He takes around 12-15 crore/film.
10. Shahid Kapoor
This chocolate boy entered the industry with his first movie Ishq Ishq. After Ishq Vishq he worked in many other movies but his role in Jab We Met, Mausam, Padmavati, made him a star. Today he is the 10th top highest paid actor in the industry who takes around 10 crore/film.