Top 10 celebrities earning based on Forbes India
Bollywood’s super star Salman Khan is on top with earning of Rs. 244.5 crore at the end of September 2014. Super hit success of Kick film and Indian TV reality show Bigg Boss hosted by Salman Khan are major contributors in this earning. Salman Khan is on top demands to all brand endorsements. Now a day, he has 9 -10 brand endorsements on hand.
King Khan of Bollywood is on second number with earning of Rs. 202.4 crore at the end of September 2014. Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer Happy New Year and Indian TV Show Dil Se Naachein Indiawaale by Shah Rukh Khan are major contributors in this earning. Salman Khan is also in demands for brand endorsements. Now a day, he has 14 – 15 brand endorsements on hand.
Mega star Amitabh Bachchan is on Third number with earning of Rs. 196.75 crore at the end of September 2014. Amitabh Bachchan is very popular celebrity and people want to see him longer in Indian TV show KBC. Amitabh Bachchan has 7 – 8 brand endorsement in pockets.
Bollywood film Shaukeens with 7 brand endorsements keep Akshay Kumar on forth position. Akshay Kumar earned Rs 172 crore at the end of September 2014.
Captain of Indian Cricket team, MS Dhoni is on fifth position with earnings of 141.8 crore at the end of September 2014. MS Dhoni is also captain of Chennai Super King team of IPL which is in news because of match fixing. In cricket history, MS Dhoni becomes number one with maximum brand endorsements.
Sixth position is captured by Asian sexiest man Hrithik Roshan. Recently, Hrithik Roshan is declared as sexiest man of Asia. Hrithik Roshan earned Rs. 85 crore at the end of September 2014. Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif starrer Bollywood movie Bang Bang which is copy of Knight and Day of Hollywood movie made lots of money on box office. Hrithik Roshan launched his own casual wear brand HRX with e-commerce fashion store Myntra.
Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan is very behind from Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. Aamir Khan earned Rs 80.47 crore at the end of September 2014. Aamir Khan is in news because of Indian TV show Satyamev Jayate. Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer PK will be releasing on 19 December 2014. Review of PK will add some more money in Aamir Khan’s earning.
Hot and Sexy Deepika Padukone made her position in Top 10. Deepika Padukone is on first position in women list and on eight positions in this list. Deepika Padukone earned Rs 67.2 crore at the end of September 2014. Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan Starrer Happy New Year and Indian TV Show Dil Se Naachein Indiawaale by Deepika Padukone are major contributors in her earning. Deepika Padukone is a brand ambassador of 7 endorsements.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar knows as God of Cricket is on ninth position with earnings of Rs 59.54 crore at the end of September 2014. Sachin Tendulkar is member of parliament and in news because of his biography book. Sachin Tendulkar is the only sportsman who got Bharat Ratna.
Cricketer Virat Kohli involve in this list with 10th position. Virat Kohli earned Rs 58.43 crore at the end of September 2014. Recently, he becomes a captain of Indian cricket team because of his performance in cricket. People say that Virat Kohli is second Sachin Tendulkar in cricket. Lover birds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are in news because they appear together at many public places this year.