Forbes India Top 100 Celebrities List 2016: Salman Khan at No.1 Position
Forbes India Top 100 Celebrities List 2016: Finally, Forbes India revealed the top 100 celebrities of the year. Bollywood Superstar Salman Khan tops Forbes India Celebrity List 2016.
Sultan Actor Salman Khan’s total earnings constituted 9.84 percent of the total wealth of all the top 100 celebrities for the year.
It is hardly surprising that the 50-year-old Bhaijaan wrested back the top spot on the 2016 Forbes India Celebrity 100 List from fellow superstar Shah Rukh Khan with the highest revenue for the year under review at an impressive Rs 270.33 crore.
There has not been a single year when Bollywood King Khan, Shah Rukh khan or Salman Khan has not been No.1 on Forbes Celebrity 100 List.
When we come to the fame ranking, three Khans have always been popular in our entertainment-crazy country. It is India’s Test cricket captain Virat Kohli who is the most popular celebrity.
Add to that his consistent performances across all formats Tests, ODIs and T20s—and his earnings and his leading spot among sports personalities was a given as was his ascension to No 3 from No 7 last year.
Forbes India Top 5 Celebrities of the Year:
|Rank||Name||Earnings (In Rs. Crore)||Fame Rank|
|2||Shah Rukh Khan||221.75||3|
|5||Mahendra Singh Dhoni||122.48||4|