Forbes recently released the list of World’s 100 top paid celebrities and Indian’s biggest superstar’s name is missing in the list. Yes, Shah Rukh Khan’s name is not included in Forbes 100 highest paid entertainers 2018 List.
However, Bollywood stars Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan were part of the list with Akshay ranked at 76th number in Forbes list and Salman on 82nd number.
Shah Rukh Khan was a regular name on this list. In 2017 he was ranked at 65th number with total earning of $38 million. But this time he couldn’t make it.
Forbes revealed that the 100 top paid celebrities in the world earned a total of $6.3 billion in the last 12 months. The total earning has increased by 22% compared to last year. 11 celebrities crossed the $100 million mark.
As Akhshay earned $40.5 million this year Forbes said, “one of Bollywood’s leading men has transitioned to socially-conscious roles,” talking about his film “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” that centered on the campaign by government to improve the sanitation system of the area and “Padman” that highlighted the journey of a man trying to provide cheap sanitary pads to the people of rural areas. He made millions from profits and endured around 20 brands.
Similarly, Salman earned $37.7 million as he starred in hit films like “Tiger Zinda Hai,”.
Right at the top of the list was Mayweather with earning of 285 million dollars. Other famous names like George Clooney, Kylie Jenner, Cristiano Ronaldo, Katy Perry, Roger Federer, J K Rowling, and Beyonce were also part of the list.