December 25 : Every year, fans eagerly wait to know how their favorite actors fared in the rank of the highest-earning celebs of Bollywood. This year, the clout enjoyed by the Khans of Bollywood has been shaken. Let’s find out the top five highest-earning Bollywood actors of 2019.
Kumar was mentioned twice in the Forbes magazine rankings—international and Indian. The magazine mentioned Akshay as the highest-paid Indian entertainer in the world in 2019. The actor earned USD 65 million from June 2018 to June 2019, taking the rank of the 4th highest paid celeb in the world in 2019. Forbes also revealed that Akshay earned USD 5-10 million per film. Currently, he endorses more than 20 top brands. According to Forbes India’s list of top 100 celebrities, Akshay’s 2019 earnings were estimated at Rs 293.25 crore.
According to Forbes India’s list of top 100 celebrities, Bachchan moved up the ranks this year due to the success of Kaun Banega Crorepati. He ranked second in the annual earnings list of Bollywood celebs, earning Rs 239.25 crore in 2019.
Slipping down from the top position, Forbes mentioned Salman Khan as the fourth-highest Bollywood celeb in 2019. Khan earned Rs 229.25 crore in 2019. This year he had two big releases—Bharat and Dabangg 3. His home production Bharat earned Rs 325 crore at the box office. His Bigg Boss season 13 earning was estimated at Rs 80 crore.
Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan.
Shah Rukh Khan’s earnings also dropped in 2019. With his last release Zero in December 2018 turned out to be a disaster, the actor did not have any release in 2019. According to Forbes, SRK earned Rs 124.38 crore in 2019. Currently, Shah Rukh endorses 14 brands. His production house Red Chillies Entertainment earned big from Badla and Netflix original Bard of Blood.
According to Forbes, Ranveer earned Rs 118.2 crore in 2019. Singh began the year on a high note with the success of Gully Boy. He has 30 brand endorsements in his kitty.
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