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Akshay Kumar, only Indian in Forbes List of 100 highest-paid celebrities

With an estimated earnings of $48.5 million, Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is the only Indian star to make it to the Forbes list of 100 World’s highest-paid celebrities.

Akshay, who ranked thirty third in the 2018 financial year, dropped down to the fifty-second spot in the list that highlights income from June 2019 to May 2020.

Akshay’s ranking is based on his latest digital debut with Amazon Prime Video. The actor will be paid Rs. 75 crores for The End which is an Amazon Original.

The Hera Pheri actor beats popular celebrities including Hollywood’s Will Smith, Adam Sandler, Jennifer Lopez, Jackie Chan and Rihanna.

Kylie Jenner is the first on the list with $590 million in the year with her make-up line.

Here are the Top 10 from Forbes list of 100 Highest-Paid Celebrities:

#1 Kylie Jenner – $590 million

#2 Kanye West – $170 million

#3 Roger Federer – $106.3 million

#4 Cristiano Ronaldo – $105 million

#5 Lionel Messi – $104 million

#6 Tyler Perry – $97 million

#7 Neymar – $95.5 million

#8 Howard Stern – $90 million

#9 LeBron James – $88.2 million

#10 Dwayne Johnson – $87.5 million

#11 Rush Limbaugh – $85 million

#12 Ellen DeGeneres – $84 million

#13 Bill Simmons – $82.5 million

#14 Elton John – $81 million

#15 James Patterson – $80 million-

#16 Stephen Curry – $74.4 million

#17 Ariana Grande – $72 million

#18 Ryan Reynolds – $71.5 million

#19 Gordon Ramsay – $70 million

#20 Jonas Brothers – $68.5 million

#21 The Chainsmokers – $68 million

#22 Dr. Phil McGraw – $65.5 million

#23 Ed Sheeran – $64 million

#24 Kevin Durant – $63.9 million

#25 Taylor Swift – $63.5 million

#26 Tiger Woods – $62.3 million

#27 Kirk Cousins – $60.5 million

#28 Post Malone – $60 million

#28 J.K. Rowling – $60 million

#28 Ryan Seacrest – $60 million

#31 Carson Wentz – $59.1 million

#32 Rolling Stones – $59 million

#33 Mark Wahlberg – $58 million

#34 Tyson Fury – $57 million

#35 Marshmello – $56 million

#35 Russell Westbrook – $56 million

#37 Ben Affleck – $55 million

#37 Sean Combs – $55 million

#39 Shawn Mendes – $54.5 million

#40 Vin Diesel – $54 million

#40 Lewis Hamilton – $54

#42 Jay-Z – $53.5 million

#43 Billie Eilish – $53 million

#44 Rory McIlroy – $52 million

#45 Simon Cowell – $51 million

#45 Jerry Seinfeld – $51 million

#47 BTS – $50 million

#48 Kim Kardashian West – $49.5 million

#49 Drake – $49 million

#49 Jared Goff – $49 million

#49 Judy Sheindlin – $49 million

#52 Akshay Kumar – $48.5 million

#53 Conor McGregor – $48 million

#54 James Harden –  $47.8 million

#55 Giannis Antetokounmpo –  $47.6 million

#56 Jennifer Lopez – $47.5 million

#57 Anthony Joshua – $47 million

#57 Pink – $47 million

#59 Deontay Wilder – $46.5 million

#60 David Copperfield – $46 million

#60 Rihanna – $46 million

#62 Luke Bryan – $45.5 million

#62 Lin-Manuel Miranda – $45.5 million

#64 Backstreet Boys – $45 million

#64 Tom Brady – $45 million

#64 Phil Collins – $45 million

#67 Drew Brees – $44.8 million

#68 Novak Djokovic – $44.6 million

#69 Will Smith – $44.5 million

#70 Blake Shelton – $43.5 million

#71 Sean Hannity – $43 million

#71 Sofía Vergara – $43 million

#73 Celine Dion – $42 million

#74 Kyrie Irving – $41.9 million

#75 The Eagles – $41 million

#75 Adam Sandler – $41 million

#77 Phil Mickelson – $40.8 million

#78 Julio Jones – $40.5 million

#78 Metallica – $40.5 million

#80 Jackie Chan – $40 million

#80 Rafael Nadal – $40 million

#82 Heidi Klum – $39.5 million

#82 Travis Scott – $39.5 million

#84 Kevin Hart – $39 million

#85 Klay Thompson – $38.8 million

#86 Katy Perry – $38.5 million

#87 Lady Gaga – $38 million

#87 Bon Jovi – $38 million

#87 U2 – $38 million

#90 Naomi Osaka – $37.4 million

#91 Canelo Alvarez – $37 million

#91 Damian Lillard – $37 million

#91 Paul McCartney – $37 million

#91 Oprah Winfrey – $37 million

#95 DJ Khaled – $36.5 million

#95 Kiss – $36.5 million

#97 Sebastian Vettel – $36.3 million

#98 Serena Williams – $36 million

#99 Angelina Jolie – $35.5 million

#100 Mohamed Salah – $35.1 million

Here’s how Twinkle Khanna had reacted to Akshay’s 33rd rank last year. Let’s see what she has to say this year. 

Written by Syed Aun Muhammad

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