He’s the First Malayalam Actor Who Claimed a Place in the Forbes List

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Mammootty Forbes List

The earnings of the celebrities in the entertainment industry has placed them in the Forbes India Celebrities List 2018. A Malayalam actor who has never appeared, for the first time, claimed the place in Forbes India list.  Meanwhile, Nayanthara also grabbed a place in the list.

Mammootty has settled at 48th Position while Actress Nayanathara has ranked at 68th Position. In Entertainment, Mammooty earned 18 Crores while Nayanathara’s income is 15.17 Crores. Forbes List has calculated the income of celebrities from October 2017 to September 2018.

On the other hand, Salman Khan is at the top for three consecutive years. According to Forbes India, his earnings were 253.25 Crores. Virat Kohli with 228.09 crores listed at second place. And, Deepika Padukone is the only female who listed in top 5 with 112.8 Crores.

In 2017, Priyanka Chopra has ranked at 7th and this year it was 42 places down making the 49th place with 18 crores. The reason could be the migration to Hollywood from Indian Entertainment.

Here’s the Top 25 Forbes India Celebrities List 2018

Rank Celebrity Earnings (in Crores)
1 Salman Khan 253.25
2 Virat Kohli 228.09
3 Akshay Kumar 185
4 Deepika Padukone 112.8
5 M S Dhoni 101.77
6 Aamir Khan 97.5
7 Amitabh Bachchan 96.17
8 Ranveer Singh 84.67
9 Sachin Tendulkar 80
10 Ajay Devgn 74.5
11 AR Rahman 66.75
12 Alia Bhatt 58.83
13 Shah Rukh Khan 56
14 Rajinikanth 50
15 Varun Dhawan 49.58
16 Anushka Sharma 45.83
17 Ranbir Kapoor 44.5
18 Arijit Singh 43.32
19 Sanjay Dutt 37.85
20 PV Sindhu 36.5
21 Katrina Kaif 33.67
22 Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy 32.46
23 Rohit Sharma 31.49
24 Pawan Kalyan 31.33
25 Kareena Kapoor 31

 

(Source: Forbes)