Salman tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, Deepika Padukone held 4th spot


Forbes has released its India Celebrity 100 list and it is Salman Khan who has topped the list for the third consecutive year with an earning of Rs 253.25 crore.

Salman tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list

The 2018 Forbes India Celebrity 100 List rankings are based on estimates of entertainment-related earnings of celebrities. The period under consideration is October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018.

Salman tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list

While, Deepika Padukone, has managed to become the highest-earning woman celebrity at No 4 with total earnings of Rs 112.8 crore. She is the first woman to break reach the top five positions since the inception of the List in 2012.

Here are the Top 10 in the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list:

1 Salman Khan                Rs 253.25 cr

2 Virat Kohli                      Rs 228.09 cr

3 Akshay Kumar              Rs 185 cr

4  Deepika Padukone      Rs 112.8 cr

5 Mahendra Singh Dhoni   Rs 101.77 cr

6 Aamir Khan                      Rs 97.5 cr

7 Amitabh Bachchan         Rs 96.17 cr

8 Ranveer Singh                Rs 84.67 cr

9 Sachin Tendulkar         Rs 80 cr

10 Ajay Devgn                   Rs 74.5 cr

Among the stars who have moved down the list is Shah Rukh, who had held the number two spot last year, but has come down to number 13 this year. Similarly Priyanka Chopra who was at number 7 last year has now dropped to number 49 in 2018.