Guess what there are two Indian Bollywood stars in the top 100 list of most highest paid celebrities around the world. Bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar are among those celebrities, who are in the list of Forbes world highest paid celebrities of the year 2016. As per annual list of Forbes, American singer Taylor Swift holds the top position, who earns $ 17 Crore this year.
Shahrukh Khan Akshay Kumar in Forbes 2016 List of World’s 100 Highest Paid Celebrities
Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan is at 86th position with earning of 3 Crore and 30 Lakh Dollars and actor Akshay Kumar at 94th place with 3 Crore and 15 lakh Dollars. Last year Akshay Kumar was at 76th position, who now is at 94th. He earns great from his recently released 3 super duper hit films. Both of them also earn extra out of the film industry through corporate advertisements.
Forbes said the “Fan” star “continues to rule Bollywood’s box office” with lead roles in hit films and also earns multimillion dollars upfront fees and a cut of the back end for his efforts.
In the list, James Peterson is at third place, Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid at 4th place, British songstress Adele at 9th position, Basketball player Lebron james at 11th, Singer Madonna at 12th position, Chinese actor Jackie Chain at number 21 with $ 61 Million, Brazilian super model Gisele Bundchen at 99th place with $ 30.5 million.