Top 10 Richest Celebrity in India 2014
List of Top 10 Richest Celebrity in India with their estimated earning in previous year. This is not their net worth which will be very high but only what they earned per year or mainly last year. All these 10 Richest Celebrity are either Bollywood Actors or Cricketers. And that is not surprising because we Indians are fond of mostly two things – Cricket and Bollywood movies. So here is the list of highest earning celebrities in India.
Top 10 Richest Celebrity in India 2014
10. Saif Ali Khan – 60 Crore Rs
Saif Ali Khan’s stardom career is currently in his golden period. He has established himself as leading actor of the industry and his earnings are evidence of the same. His total earning till last year was a whooping 60 Crore which made him 10th richest celebrity in India.
9. Hrithik Roshan – 63 Crore Rs
Often considered as perfect actor in Bollywood, great dancer, brilliant actor and a perfect physique. Hrithik Roshan tested success from his first film itself ‘Kaho Na Pyaar Hai!..’ which was a blockbuster. After that he got success in many films like Koi Mil Gaya, Krrish, Agneepath, Dhoom 2 where he not only got Commercial success but also critical acclaim for his acting. His last movie Krrish 3 was a blockbuster which earnerd him a handsome amount of money. Apart from that he has at least 10 endorsments in his bag which is why he is in on number nine in our list of top 10 Richest Indian Celebrity.
8. Katrina Kaif- 64 Crore Rs
Katrina Kaif is now one of the top Bollywood Actress, often in the race of number one Actress in Bollywood against Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone. With her success in Ek Tha Tiger and Jab tak Hai Jaan and Dhoom 3 – which became highest grossing bollywood movie ever she is rising high in industry. She has 15 endorsments in her bag and earned almost twice what Deepika Padukone earner last year. She is 8th in the list of Top 10 Richest Celebrity in India.
7. Ranbir Kapoor- 68 Crore Rs
Ranbir kapoor is new heartthrob of Bollywood. Fourth generation of Kapoor Dynasty, oldest one in Bollywood. He started his career with Saawariya which was not commercially success but Ranbir received lots of praise for his acting skills. He is a well accomplished dancer as well. He received back to back film fare best actor award for Rockstar and then barfi last year. This year his start was phenomenal when his movie Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani grossed 200 Crore in domestic box office and became only third film to do so. He endorse for many brands like Panasonic, Tata Docomo, Nissan and Pepsi
6. Sachin Tendulkar – 95 Crore Rs
God of Cricket, Best Cricketer ever, Most Accomplished Cricketer of All time. There are many terms for Great Sachin Tendulkar who holds almost every batting record in Cricket. He is the first cricketer in the world for whom brands came in line with huge number to endorse them. He was the richest celebrity of India many time. Even at the end of his career he is one of the most sought after Indian Celebrity when it comes to endorsement. He retired from all form of cricket last year. But his name is still create buzz in the country and cricketing world. He is 6th richest celebrity in India.
5. Akshay Kumar – 119 Crore Rs
Akshay Kumar is another Indian actor who fought very hard to achieve this success. In the start of his career he rarely saw any of his film succeeding at box office. He was considered as action star only. But he persisted with his good work and now became one of the best and highly successful actor of Bollywood. He run his own production Hari Om Productions. He was the highest tax payer from Bollywood in last financial year. Though some of his movie did only average last year, but this year Holiday – A Soldier in Never off Duty went on to earn 100 crore. He is 5th richest Indian Celebrity in 2014.
4. Amitabh Bachhan – 148 Crore Rs
Mega Super Star of Bollywood is still one of the highest earning celebrity in India. He earned whooping 148 Crore Rs Last year, mostly from Endorsements and Kaun Banega Crorepati. This year he is coming back with another KBC which will be season 8. He has also few movies to be released for which we all are eagerly waiting.
3. Mahendra Singh Dhoni – 156 Crore Rs
If we ever create list of Rags to Riches Indians, M.S. Dhoni will surely be part of that list. From a ticket collector to richest cricketer in the world, journey of Dhoni is quite dascinating. He got his frist chance in International matches in 2004, till then India never had any fix wicket keeper. But since then Dhoni foxed his spot in the team and a fascinating journey of an ordinary man started. He created record of highest score by a wicket keeper in ODI when he made 183 Not out, then he got the opportunity to lead a young India side in World T20 and he surprised cricket world when team India won inaugural World T20, then taking india to number one rank in Test cricket, becoming most expensive IPL player, winning IPL consecutive years and then World Cup win 2011 and champions trophy victory in 2013. M.S Dhoni achieved almost everything, created many records. He is not only considered as one of the finest captain but also one of the best ODI batsman of all time. Last Year he launched his own Bike Race team Mahi Team Racing
2. Salman Khan -159 Crore Rs
2nd in the list of Top 10 Richest Celebrity in India is evergreen Salman Khan. In last three years Salman Khan has delivered 5 Blockbuster movies and all 5 of them are in top 10 highest earning Bollywood movies of all time. This itself says the power of Salman Khan in Bollywood. After success with Ek Tha Tiger and Dabangg 2 he gave two big movie this year Jai Ho and Kick, with Kick becoming second highest domestic grosser ever. He is also set for another season of Big Boss as host.
1. Shahrukh Khan – 221 Crore Rs
Known as King Khan, Badshah Khan, Most Successful Bollywood start and one of the smartest people in Bollywood when it comes to marketing. Shahrukh Khan earn from various sources like Cricket (Owner of KKR), Movie Production, Acting and few other sources. He is one of the best mind in Bollywood when it comes to choosing a movie and marketing of film. His last movie Chennai Express was big commercial success and this year he is ready to repeat that success with Happy New Year. He endorse more than 10 brands which helps increasing his net worth. And which makes him Richest Celeberity in India.
All in all Brand Shahrukh is not going to come down at least for next some years.
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