Forbes India Celebrity 100 list: Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been ranked No. 1 on the fifth Forbes India Celebrity 100 List. Forbes gives the ranks based on estimates of entertainment-related earnings and estimates of fame. Forbes considers the period for both is 1st October 2015 to 30th September 2016. Salman Khan ranked 2 in the fame category whereas Indian cricketer Virat Kohli has been ranked No.1 in the fame category.
Shah Rukh Khan has ranked 2nd in the list and Virat Kohli, Akshay Kumar, Dhoni, Deepika Padukone, Sachin Tendulkar follows.The 50-year-old Salman Khan with the highest revenue for the year at an impressive Rs 270.33 crore. Shah Rukh Khan’s estimated earnings are Rs 221.75 crore. India’s Test cricket captain Virat Kohli stood in third with the Rs 134.44 crore estimated earnings. Akshay Kumar is in fourth with estimated earnings Rs 203.03 crore.Twenty-one-year-old Olympic silver medalist, badminton player PV Sindhu debuts on the list at No. 62.
Here is the Top 10 list of Forbes India Celebrity List: