Being the second most popular and richest film industry after Hollywood, the Indian film industry who is famous by the name ‘Bollywood,’ paid its stars handsomely for their amazing talent and hard work. Though, it’s hard to make something out of one’s career especially in terms of money even after struggling for years; but, this is not the case with Bollywood! In Bollywood, if you succeed, you will definitely succeed in earning a handsome amount of money along with fame.
However, everyone knows that Bollywood stars are also among the richest citizens of India, who earn millions from their acting skills and brand endorsements, etc. But what they are further curious to know about their famous Bollywood fans is how much they are paid and what’s their net worth. Therefore, having in this mind, we come out with the list of the ‘Richest Bollywood actors of 2020.’
So, here’s the Jaw-dropping list of top 10 richest actors in Bollywood that will take you by surprise:
- Shahrukh Khan – Net worth $600 million
- Amitabh Bachchan – Net worth $400 million
- Salman Khan- Net worth $310 million
- Akshay Kumar – Net worth $273 million
- Aamir Khan – Net worth $205 million
- Saif Ali Khan – Net worth $150 million
- Kamal Haasan – Net worth: $100 million
- Dharmendra – Net worth: $70 million
- Ranbir Kapoor – Net worth: $55 million
- Irrfan Khan – Net worth: $50 million
Out of these 10 top richest actors of Bollywood with a staggering ‘Net Worth,’ today in this blog we’ll only be showcasing the top 5 of them in detail. So, keep reading to know about the top 5 richest actors of Bollywood industry in this segment:
- Shahrukh Khan – Net worth $600 million:
With having a net worth of 600 million dollars, Shahrukh khan topped the list of the richest celebrities of the year 2020. Shahrukh khan the evergreen ‘King of Romance’ and Bollywood’s Badshah has accumulated this 5250 crore wealth from its Bollywood movies (above 100), various top brand endorsements, and his Kolkata Knight Riders ‘IPL cricket team’ etc. Even, ‘Forbes’ also listed him as a most earned mortal within the world.
Being a Television host, Producer, and brilliant actor with a total of 14 Filmfare awards, Shahrukh Khan has definitely made significant contributions to Indian cinema from his career beginning i.e., from 1988.
Charge per film: 25 crores
Shahrukh’s leading brand endorsements: TAG Heuer, Emami, Videocon, Airtel, Hyundai, and Pepsodent, etc for which he charges from 3.5 to 4 crores daily.
- Amitabh Bachchan – Net worth $400 million:
With an income of 400 million dollars, Amitabh Bachchan still remains among the richest actors of Bollywood. Since 1969, Amitabh Bachchan gained tremendous popularity in a way that he becomes popular among all the generations. Considered equivalent to James Dean of America for his angry roles, Big B has made around 190 Bollywood films and has 15 Filmfare awards along with 4 National awards on his name. He is without a doubt, the most well known and respected Bollywood actor in the history of Indian Cinema.
Charge per film: 20 crores
Amitabh’s leading brand endorsements: Dabur, Dairy Milk, Parker Pens, Boroplus, ICICI, and Gujarat Tourism, etc. He charged worth 2.5 crores a day.
- Salman Khan- Net worth $310 million:
Salman Khan, popularly known as the ‘Bhaijaan’ of Bollywood has surpassed the 30 years marked in Bollywood industry and this journey in Bollywood has been so terrifying that today with 200 million dollar net worth, he’s able to grab the third-highest position in the list of top richest Bollywood actors. Since the beginning of his career i.e., from 1988 to till recently, Salman has won many National awards, Filmfare, and other awards as well. Salman being a talented superstar, singer, television personality, producer, and philanthropist; has established himself as the top-notch actor of the B-town without any doubt.
Charge per film: 60 crores
Salman’s leading brand endorsements: Thums Up, Pepsi, Revital, Relaxo, and Mountain Dew, etc. He charged worth Rs 7 crore per day.
- Akshay Kumar – Net worth $273 million:
With so many excellent films on his name, Akshay Kumar has been the big icon of the Bollywood film industry. Akshay Kumar ‘the Padma Shree award holder’ is famous among his fans as ‘Khiladi’ who started his career in the year 1987 and from then there’s no looking back. Like a Khiladi managed his career so well that after giving 11 flops in the starting, he is now among the top richest actors of Bollywood.
Charge per film: 40-45 crores
Akshay’s leading brand endorsements: Honda, Nirma, Harpic, Suthol, Policy Bazaar, Livguard Energy, Kajaria Tiles, Dollar, and Tata Motors, etc. His endorsement value is 2.4 crores daily.
- Aamir Khan – Net worth $205 million:
Amir Khan or you can say ‘Mr. Perfectionist’ has won eight Filmfare Awards, four National Awards, a Padma Shri Awards, and a Padma Bhushan award in his entire career till now that made him the top choice among film-makers. Still, he is very picky and despite doing just one film per year, he secured a 5th position among the list of top richest Bollywood actors. Amir Khan without any doubt is an accomplished actor, a producer, director, television host as well as an activist.
Charge per film: 60 crores
Amir’s leading brand endorsements: Samsung, Coca-Cola, Godrej, Vivo, Tata Sky, Titan Watches, and Toyota Innova, etc. He charges approximately Rs 4 cro