Are you very much keen to know about the top 10 richest actors in Bollywood? We all know that Bollywood stars earn a very big amount through their movies. Each actor receives a different amount for singing movies. All of them receive a different amount depending upon their popularity, fan base, previous movies, and several other factors.
They earn not only by doing movies but also by advertisement. Actors like Salman Khan and Amitabh Bachchan endorses many brands. Their earning are very much close to entrepreneurs. Their net worths are dreams for people like us.
So, Here is the list of Top-10 Richest Actors in Bollywood :
1. Shah Rukh Khan
Yes, King Khan is on the 1st spot among the list of top 10 richest actors in the Bollywood. He has a whopping net worth of 5,250 crores i.e 600 million dollars. The actor has made this wealth by doing Bollywood movies and as well as advertisements. Also, he earns through cricket as he is the owner of the Kolkata Night Riders(IPL) Team.
SRK is famous not only in India but he is also famous in overseas nations as well. He is considered one of the biggest movie stars in the world. He is popularly known as ‘ Badshah Of Bollywood’. According to many media reports, the actor charges 20-25 crore per movie.
SRK takes (3.5 – 4) crore per day for doing the single day. He endorses many brands like Hyundai India, Byju’s, Bug Basket, Dish TV, Emami, etc.
2. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan holds the second spot in the list of the top 10 richest actors in the Bollywood. Big B has a staggering net worth of $400 million. He majorly earns through ads, movies as well as hosting the television reality show KBC. The actor takes 20 crores for doing a single movie.
Even at the age of 77 years, he is still doing films and advertisements. He takes around 2.5 crores to 3 crores per day for endorsing ads. Till now he has endorsed various brands like Dairy Milk, ICICI Prudential, Boroplus, etc.
Till now Amitabh Bachchan has done more than 200 movies including Zanjeer, Sholay, Parwana, Sanjog, Ek Nazar, Saudagar, Namak Haraam, Roti Kapda Aur Makaan, Pink, Gaazi, Sarkar 3, etc
3. Salman Khan
The Dabangg Khan of Bollywood comes at number 3rd spot in the list of top 10 richest actors in the Bollywood. Salman Khan has a whopping net worth of $320 million. The major sources of his income come from movies and ads. He also hosts India’s famous TV show Big Boss.
He charges almost 60-80 crores for signing a single movie. In his journey of 30 years, he has done 70+ plus movies. He charges almost 7 crores per day for a single ad. He endorses various brands like Thumps up, Revital, Relaxo, Dixcy Scott, Bahamas, etc.
Some of the popular movies of the actor include Dabangg, Ready, Wanted, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Kick, Bodyguard, Tiger Zinda Hai, etc.
4. Amir Khan
Amir Khan is one who is known for his acting skills in Bollywood. He is very choosy in doing films, he does only one movie in a year and sometimes 1 movie in 2 years. He takes between 50-60 crores for doing a single movie. He has a tremendous net worth of $180 million.
The main sources of his income include movies, advertisements, etc. He takes almost 4 crore rupees per day for doing a single experiment. In his more than 30 years of career, he has done approx 44 movies which are very few as compared to other actors.
Some of the major films of the actor include Dangal, Dhoom 3, Ghajini, Taare Zameen Par, 3 idiots, PK, Raja Hindustani, and several others.
5. Akshay Kumar
I think there is no need for an introduction we all know him very well. Akshay Kumar has a huge net worth of $240 million. He is one of those rare actors who has done more than 100 movies. In his career of 29 years, he has made almost 152 movies. Akshay Kumar acquires 5th position in the list of top 10 richest actors in the Bollywood.
Like other actors, he also earns mainly through movies, ads. He has also hosted some tv shows like Dare 2 Dance and The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. According to sources the actor takes around 20-25 crores per movie. He also charges 2-3 crores per day for advertisements.
Akshay Kumar’s major hits film includes Housefull 4, Good Newz, Rowdy Rathore, Gabbar is Back, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Baby, and several others.
6. Kamal Hassan
Kamal Hassan holds the 8th spot in the list of the top 10 richest actors in the Bollywood. Along with acting, he is also a director, playback singer, producer, screenwriter, and politician. He has a net worth of approximately 100 million. In his whole career, he acted in more than 240 movies.
He has made all his wealth through these multi professions. In 2013 he was honored with Padma Shri and in the next year with Padma Bhushan Award.
The list of some of his popular films includes Vishwaroopam, Dasavathaaram, Indian, Vishwaroopam 2, Virumaandi(2004), etc.
7. Anupam Kher
Anupam Kher is one of the versatile actors in Bollywood. He has a massive net worth of $70 million. He has acted in more than 500 movies throughout his Bollywood industry career. He received the Padma Shri Award in 2004 and Padma Bhushan Award in 2016.
The major source of his income is from movies, advertisements, and TV shows. Some of his famous TV shows include The Anupam Kher Show and The Indian Detective.
The list of his popular movies includes Apna Sapna Movies, Darr, Lamhe, Ram Lakhan, Shola Aur Shabnam, Vijay, Khosla Ka Ghosla, and Saaransh.
8. Dharmendra Deol
Dharmendra is a famous Indian actor as well as a politician from Punjab. His present net worth is approximately $70 million. In his 50 years of a long career, he acted in almost 247 movies of Bollywood. He has been part of ‘Sholay’, the most famous superhit movie of Bollywood.
For his superhit acting, he won several like Filmfare Award, IIFA lifetime Achievement Award, Civilian Award. He was also conferred with ‘Padma Bhushan’ the 3rd highest civilian award of India.
The list of superhit movies includes Dharam Veer, Sholay, Dillagi, Pratigya, Bandini, The Burning Train, Haqeeqat, and Yamla Pagla Deewana.
9. Ranbir Kapoor
The list of the top 10 richest actors in Bollywood is incomplete with the member of the Kapoor family. Ranbir Kapoor is one of the most popular actors in Bollywood. He has a whopping net worth of $45 million. He takes around 15-25 crores for signing single movies.
The major sources of his income are movies and advertisements. Ranbir Kapoor also owns an Indian Super League football team Mumbai City FC. The actor takes around 6 crores per day for doing endorsement.
Some of the successful films of the actor include Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Sanju, Barfi, and Rajneeti.
10. Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan also is known as ‘Nawab of Pataudi’ acquires 7th Spot in the list of Top 10 Richest Actors in the Bollywood. He charges almost 7-10 crores per movie. Nawab Khan of Bollywood has a net worth of almost $40 million.
The first movie in which acted was Parampara (1993). The actor charges between 60-80 lakhs per day for ads. Some of his famous ads are Royal Stag, Siyarams, Asian Paints, Oxemberg, and several others.
The list of his popular movies includes Love Aaj Kal, Hum Tum, Race 2, Cocktail, Tanhaji, Love Aaj Kal, etc
So, this was the complete list of the top 10 richest actors in Bollywood. It has been made clear that most actors expand their wealth mainly through movies and advertisements.