Newly wedded Deepika Padukone, wife of Ranveer Singh, is among the top 5 Indian celebrity who made a cut on Forbes Richest list. Deepika Padukone becomes first woman to gain number 4 position on Forbes India’s 2018 list of richest Indians after her record break and most controversial movie “Padmaavat“ spiked her bank account balance to ₹112.8 crore and earned her 4th place on Forbes 2018 richest celebrity Indians.
Whereas, Deepika’s husband Ranveer Singh is number eight with Rs ₹84.67 crores.
Look who is number ONE for third time in a row, it’s Salman Khan. Movies, brand endorsements and TV appearance earned Salman Khan number one position on Forbes Richest list with a phenomenal earnings of ₹253.25 crore. The 52-year-old celebrity is India’s highest-paid celebrity on Forbes 2018 for the third consecutive year between October 1, 2017, and September 30, 2018.
Sports celebrity Viral Kohli is on spot no 2 with ₹228.09 crore in earnings. “PadMan” and “Gold” actor Akshay Kumar is on number 3 on Forbes Richest list with ₹185 crore. Indian wicket keeper MS Dhoni bagged the fifth position with earnings figure ₹101.77 crore
Wondering where is SRK on the list, with no good movie releases along this year, the “King of Bollywood” slipped from his number two position to No 13 after raking in ₹56 crore this year.
There are 18 women in total who have made to Forbes India’s 2018 richest Indians celebrity with Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma, Katrina Kaif and shuttlers PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal are part of the 100.