Know The Celebs Featured in Forbes India Celebrity 100 2018 List

Know The Celebs Featured in Forbes India Celebrity 100 2018 List

15 Dec 18 @ 2:18 PM

As it has been for the past few years, Forbes Magazine has announced the Indian Celebrity 100 list for the year 2018. And as usual, Salman Khan captured the top spot with Rs. 253 crores in earnings for 2018. It is the third time that Bhai has topped the list. Team India cricket captain Virat Kohli grabbed the second spot moving up from the third spot last year. Akshay Kumar makes it to the podium for the first time by making it to the third spot with Rs. 185 crores in earnings. Bollywood Diva Deepika Padukone and star cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni rounded off the top 5. 

Bollywood Shahenshah Amitabh Bachchan comes at no. 7, a spot below Aamir Khan, and surprisingly Shah Rukh Khan has fallen down to the 13th position. The top 10 has seen a sea of changes with as for the South Indian Celebrities, A. R. Rahman comes at the top at no. 11 while superstar Rajinikanth claimed the 14th spot with Rs. 50 crores in earnings. Among the Tollywood stars, it is N. T. R. Jr. who made it to the top 30 at 28th place alongside actor turned politician Pawan Kalyan who is placed at number 24 in a list dominated by Bollywood actors and cricketers. Thalapathy Vijay who scored the consecutive 250 grosser with Sarkar stands at number 26th. 

Among the filmmakers Koratala Siva who delivered the political caper Bharath Ane Nenu made it to the top 40 at no. 39. Mollywood Megastar Mammootty stands tall among the Malayalam celebrities getting hold of a top 50 position. Another surprise entry in the Celeb India 100 is young sensation Vijay Deverakonda who score three big hits in 2018. He stands at no. 72. Senior actors like Madhuri Dixit and Mithun Chakraborty also made it to the list at positions 85 and 89. 

Check out the complete list of Indian film celebrities who made it to the prestigious Forbes Top 100 Indian Celebrities in 2018. 

Forbes India Celebrity 100 List 2018
S. No. Celebrity Rank Earnings (Rupees in crores)
1 Salman Khan 1 253
2 Akshay Kumar  3 185
3 Deepika padukone 4 112
4 Aamir Khan  6 97.5
5 Amitabh Bachchan 7 96.17
6 Ranveer Singh 8 84.67
7 Ajay Devgn 10 74.5
8 A. R. Rahman 11 66.75
9 Alia Bhatt 12 58.83
10 Shah Rukh Khan 13 56
11 Rajinikanth 14 50
12 Varun Dhawan 15 49.58
13 Anushka Sharma 16 45.83
14 Ranbir Kapoor 17 44.5
15 Arijit Singh 18 43.32
16 Sanjay Dutt 19 37.85
17 Katrina Kaif 21 33.67
18 Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy 22 32.46
19 Pawan Kalyan 24 31.33
20 Kreena Kapoor Khan 25 31
21 Vijay 26 30.33
22 N. T. R. Jr. 28 28
23 Vikram  29 26
24 Karan Johar 30 25.9
25 Amit Trivedi 31 25.28
26 Sanjeev Kapoor 32 24.5
27 Mahesh Babu  33 24.33
28 Suriya 34 23.67
29 Vijay Sethupathi 34 23.67
30 Akkineni Nagarjuna 36 22.25
31 Siddharth Malhotra 37 21.67
32 Nucleya 38 21.63
33 Koratala Siva 39 20
34 Jacqueline Fernandez 40 19.95
35 Hrithik Roshan 41 19.56
36 John Abraham 42 19.3
37 Vishal-Shekhar 43 19.04
38 Diljit Dosanjh 45 18.5
39 Sonu Nigam  46 18.46
40 Rajkumar Hirani 47 18.33
41 Sanjay Leela Bhansali 47 18.33
42 Priyanka Chopra  49 18
43 Mammootty 49 18
44 Mika Singh 51 17.4
45 Dhanush 52 17.26
46 Shahid Kapoor 54 17.17
47 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan 56 16.83
48 Irrfan Khan 57 16.67
49 Salim-Sulaiman 61 16.32
50 Badshah 63 15.94
51 Allu Arjun  64 15.67
52 Anil Kapoor 65 15.5
53 Remo D'Souza 66 15.5
54 Tapsee Pannu 67 15.48
55 Nayanthara 69 15.17
56 Shraddha Kapoor 70 15.15
57 Kamal Haasan 71 14.2
58 Ram Charan 72 14
59 Vijay Deverakonda 72 14
60 Bharti Singh 74 13.95
61 Tiger Shroff 75 13.5
62 Sonam Kapoor Ahuja 76 13.23
63 Rohit Shetty 79 12
64 Hari 79 12
65 Sunil Grover 82 11.81
66 Parineeti Chopra 83 11.35
67 Karan Kundra 84 11.01
68 Madhuri Dixit Nene 85 10.98
69 Krushna Abhishek 86 10.97
70 Saif Ali Khan 88 1.25
71 Mithun Chakraborty 89 9.15
72 Ram Kapoor 91 8.67
73 Ali Asgar 92 8.2
74 R. Balki 93 8
75 Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya 94 7.8 
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