SRK, Salman & Akshay Kumar amongst top 10 highest paid actors declares Forbes
Unlike every year, the much awaited list of the highest paid actors in B Town released by Forbes has the same names. Well, once again the said magazine has released a list of highest paid actors in B Town and we have the King Khan – Shah Rukh Khan, the mega star Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar topping the list of the top 10 highest paid actors. The others in the list include Mark Wahlberg, who is one of the highest paid actors in the west by the magazine and he is reported to earn an estimated $68 million in 2017 claims the Forbes magazine.
It also enlisted Shah Rukh Khan who is at the number eight position who was followed by Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar at number nine and ten, respectively. As per the Forbes, the ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’ star earned $38 million (Rs 243.50 cr), while the ‘Tubelight’ actor made $37 million (Rs 237 cr) and the ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ star took home $35.5 million (Rs 227.5 cr). The Forbes list has released the top 10 actors which has banked a cumulative $488.5 million, which is around three times of the $172.5 million combined total of the top 10 top earning women.
Though the only three actresses who seemed making more than $20 million in the last 12 months, along with 16 actors broached the mark. The said magazine has collected all this data over a period of one year months starting from June 1, 2016 to this year. The others in the list include the rapper turned actor who was seen putting down the 2016 leader Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson into the second place. So, its a big news there for the fans of Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar. Interestingly, both Salman and SRK are known to do one or two films the max in a year to score that much amount, while Akki has been doing 4-5 films to enter into this list. Well, what you have to say about it, do comment.