Bollywood is known to be the biggest film industry in the world and Bollywood actors are often referred to as heroes because of their characters and personalities and are often treated as a royal person. Well, because of this Bollywood actors are among the richest people in the country.
So, while names like Jack Nicholson, actor and film director Jackie Chan, Adam Sandler, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mel Gibson top the list of Hollywood, a big part of the world cinema, below is the list of 5 richest actors in India who has an astounding net worth.
Akshay Kumar is mentioned as the 4th highest-paid actor in the world after Dwayne Johnson, Chris Hemsworth and Robert Downey Jr. by Forbes and he is the 5th richest actor in India according to net worth. He is known to be the "Khiladi" of Bollywood because of his action roles.
He charges Rs.40cr. for a movie and releases around 3-4 movies in a year which is remarkable. He has been endorsing many brands like Honda, LG electronics, Red label, Harpic, Dollar club and many more which helped him to achieve his net worth of over $150 million.
Amir Khan is one of the great and richest actors in India. His choices of movies are amazing and his acting skills are even better. He charges around Rs. 60 Cr. for a movie, his fee is on a higher side as he does one movie every 2 years.
With a net worth of over $180 million, he is the 4th richest actor in India. Amir Khan is not known for endorsement but he has some brands under his belt like Titan watches, Tata, Samsung, Vivo and many other as well. He also earns from his production house named Aamir Khan Productions.
Salman Khan is the most popular actor in India because of his style and attitude. He is known to be the "Bhaijaan" of Bollywood because his films are full of entertainment and action. His screen presence guarantees the success of the movie; therefore, he charges Rs. 60 cr. for a movie. He also has brands like Thumbs Up, Relaxo, Splash and many more for which he charges Rs. 4cr. for a single day of shooting. He also earns through his production house and his brand called Being Human therefore, his estimated net worth is over $300 million.
Amitabh Bachchan is the Big B of Bollywood and also known as the superstar of the millennium. He is still under limelight after 50 years of his debut when his co-actors are rarely seen. Despite his age, he is getting many movie offers for which he charges around Rs. 20 cr. per movie. He is also working with many brands like ICICI, Dabur, Ghadi washing powder, Dairy Milk and many more for which he is charging Rs. 2 cr. for an advertisement.
He has been hosting the famous TV show, "Kaun Banega Crorepati " for almost two decades now and has made many business investments. With all this, his estimated net worth is around $400 million hence, he is the second richest actor in India.
Well, it was obvious that the king of Bollywood is the richest actor in India. His net worth is estimated at over $600 million and he also ranks as the second richest actor in the world. With the fee of Rs. 50 cr. for a movie and various brand endorsements, he is easily the richest actor in Bollywood.
SRK has his own production house with the name of Red Chillies Entertainment and he also owns 55% shares of the IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders.
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