Bollywood film industry takes the honorary second place between American Hollywood and China. Many Indian films are world-famous. It happened that some actors starred in only one film, earned a fortune, enough for the rest of life. Artists, actors, singers, and producers are those managed to build their successful career paths in this field.
If you’re interested, who is the richest, it is high time to read this article and get familiar with Bollywood celebrities.
Shah Rukh Khan
Age: 54 years (November 2, 1965)
Height: 5′ 7″
Business: Red Chilies Entertainment – (CO-Chairman)
Spouse: Gauri Khan (m. 1991)
Net Worth: Rs 5250 crores for a film, 4 crores per day for brand endorsement
Salary Per Movie: Rs 40-50 crore
First award: Best male debut award for the film Deewana in 1992
Lives in: Mumbai, Mannat of 200 crore
First Film: Deewana
Best Movies: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Veer-Zaara, Devdas etc.
Total film: At least 90
Endorsed brand: pepsi, Nokia, Lux, LML, Hyundai, Dish tv, TAG Heuer, Videocon, Emami, airel, nerolac, Big basket
Production house: Red Chilies Entertainment
IPL Team: Kolkata Knight Riders
This handsome and unbelievably rich actor has the greatest fortune among the world stars. He has a car collection. Surprisingly, but all his cars have the number 555. It is known that he played his best role in Diwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, but he didn’t even read the script before shooting. His tandem with the actress Kajol made them exceedingly popular. Shah Rukh Khan is also a film producer and distributor, which helps him increase his wealth. Red Chillies Entertainment, Indian Premier League cricket are some of his businesses.
Shah Rukh Khan’s wonderful car collection includes such models, as Bugatti Veyron (Rs 12 crore), Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe (Rs 7 crore), luxurious BMW and Bentley models. His house, called “Mannat” is situated in Mumbai. There’s a drawing-room, library, gym swimming pool, etc. Gauri Khan, his wife, being a designer, created a masterpiece with a neoclassical style inside.
Age: 77 years (11 October 1942)
Height: 6′ 0″
Education: Honorary Doctorate
Business: Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Ltd
Spouse: Jaya Bachchan (m. 1973)
Net Worth: Rs 3360
Salary Per Movie: Rs 20 crores for a film
First award: Padma Shri (1984)
Lives in: Juhu in Mumbai (five houses)
Occupation: Indian Actor
First Film: Saat Hindustani
Best Movies: Sholay, Zanjeer, Deewaar etc.
Total film: At least 194
Endorsed brand: ICICI
Production house: Amitabh Bachchan Corporation (ABCL)
Charge: Endorsed brands: Navratna oil, ICICI prudential Life Insurance, Tata sky, Dairy Milk,
Kalyan jewelers, Gujrat Tourism
Host of: Kaun Banega Corerpati
Not many celebrities manage to be so popular till their oldness, but Amitabh Bachchan does. He’s an actor, an occasional playback singer, and a former politician at once. In October 1978, he played in four films during the month, and all of them became superhits. Among his cars are Land Rover Range Rover, Bentley Continental GT, Mercedes S500, and others.
Amitabh Bachchan owns five houses: Prateeksha, Janak, Jalsa, Vasta, and the unnamed fifth. They are all bungalows. Jalsa, the largest one, even appeared in a film titled “Murabba in Bombay Talkies”.
Age: 54 years (December 27, 1965)
Height: 5′ 9″
Education: College Drop-Out
Business: SKBH Productions
Spouse: Katrina Kaif
Net Worth: $310 million
Salary Per Movie: Rs. 60 crores per film
First award: Best Male Debut 1990
Lives in: Galaxy apartment, Bandra of $4,44,000
Occupation: film actor, tv producer, tv host
First Film: biwi ho to aysi
Best Movies: Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam etc.
Total film: At least 107
First tv show: 10 ka dum
Endorsed brand: Chinese Smartphone Maker Realme
Production house: Salman Khan Films
Host of: Bigg Boss, 10 Ka Dum
Trust: Being human, for helping children
Salman Khan makes huge money, acting, producing and hosting. He has a great estate. Gorai Beach Holiday Home with a swimming pool and a mini-theatre, Panvel Farmhouse with domestic animals and horses, and an apartment at the Burj Pacific in Dubai belong to him. Incredible, but Salman Khan lived in a 170-190 sq. ft. one-bedroom apartment for forty years. As for vehicles, he has such cars as Lexus LX 470, Toyota Land Cruiser, Audi RS7, some expensive bikes, and a yacht. This collection costs totally approximately $4,000,000.
Age: 54 years (March 14, 1965)
Height: 5′ 4″
Education: 12th standard
Business: Aamir Khan Productions
Spouse: Kiran Rao (m. 2005), Reena Dutta (m. 1986–2002)
Net Worth: $180 millionSalary Per Movie: Rs 35 crores for a film
First award: Filmfare award for best debut male actor, for the film Qayamat Se Qayamat tak
Lives in: Mumbai, India
Occupation: Actor, producer, director
First Film: Yadon ki baaraat, 1973
Best Movies: 3 Idiots, PK, Rang De Basanti, Dhoom 3 etc.
Total film: At least 56
Endorsed brand: Vivo
Production house: Aamir Khan Productions
For his serious attitude to work, Amir Khan is known as Mr. Perfectionist. He is also a filmmaker. He likes to play chess and cricket, listen to old music and watch films. Quite simple hobbies for a star, aren’t they? Amir Khan got many awards not only as an actor but also as the best director. He’s the owner of the most luxurious high-performance cars as Rolls-Royce Ghost Phantom.
Age: 52 years (September 9, 1967)
Height: 5′ 10″
Education: College Drop-out
Business: Owner: Hari Om Entertainment
Spouse: Twinkle Khanna (m. 2001)
Net Worth: $150 million
Salary Per Movie: Rs 54 crore per film
First award: Nominee Filmfare Award, 1995
Lives in: Canadian
Occupation: actor, producer, martial artist
First Film: Aaj
Best Movies: Mission Mangal, Airlift, Kesari, Rustom etc.
Total film: At least 130
Production house: Hari Om Entertainment
Host of: dare to dance
It’s hard to say, how much Akshay Kumar earns. He has a black belt in taekwondo, which lets him play in action films and makes him popular. The father of one of the richest Bollywood stars was a military officer, which probably had an impact on him since he’s a martial artist. The generous actor regularly donates money to the poor.
Age: 37 years (September 28, 1982)
Height: 5′ 11″
Education: H School of Visual Arts Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Net Worth: $49 million
Salary Per Movie: Rs 25 crore per film
First award: Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut, 2008
Lives in: Mumbai, India
Occupation: Indian actor, Businessperson
First Film: Saawariya, 2007
Best Movies: Sanju, Wake Up Sid, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Raajneeti etc.
Total film: At least 23
Endorsed brand: Pepsi, Flipkart, Renault, Lays, Lenovo
Production house: Shuru productions
Team: Mumbai City FC
This young handsome man went a difficult path to success. After the first failure, he still continued working on his skills and that brought him fame. Before acting in “Rockstar”, Ranbir had learnt to play the guitar. His first earning was spent on a luxurious watch, and he keeps on buying watches from famous brands.
Ranbir also works on Pepsi, Lenovo, Lays, etc. He has an apartment in the Trump Tower, valued at Rs 13 crores and 4 BHK apartments in Bandra. The latter was designed by Shak Rukh Khan’s wife. Like many other male celebrities, he fills his garage with expensive cars.
Aishwarya Raj Bachchan
Age: 46 years (November 1, 1973)
Height: 5′ 5″
Education: College dropout
Business: AB Corp. Ltd
Spouse: Abhishek Bachchan (m. 2007)
Net Worth: $50 million
Charges: Rs 7- 8 crore per film
First award: Miss World 1994, Padma Shri
Lives in: Versova Skylark towers, Mumbai
Occupation: Indian actress
First Film: Iruvar
Best Movies: Taal, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Guru, Devdas etc.
Total film: At least 47
Endorsed brand: pepsi, L’oreal, LUX,coca-cola, Nakhshatra, swiss luxury, titan watches, lakme cosmetics, casio pager, Philips, fuji films, kalian jewellers
After a long list of male celebrities, this is the first appearance of a woman. Aishwarya is famous not only for being an actress but also for her beauty. At the age of 21, she became a Miss World. She has a house, called Jalsa in Mumbai, a palatial villa in Dubai and an apartment on the 37th floor of Skylark Towers. Her annual income is Rs 15 crores.
Age: 31 years (May 1, 1988)
Height: 5′ 6″
Education: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Masters in Economics (Correspondence)
Business: Clean Slate Films
Spouse: Virat Kohli (m.2017)
Net Worth: $ 35 Million
Salary Per Movie: Rs 12 Crores per film
First award: Filmfare with many other awards
Lives in: Uttar Pradesh
Occupation: Actress, Film producer, Model
First Film: Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Best Movies: Band Baaja Baaraat, PK, NH10, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, Sultan etc
Total film: At least 19
Endorsed brand: TVS scooty, sunsilk, reliance, Gitanjali, nevia, all clear and many others
Production house: Clean Slate Films
Owner of: Nush fashion brand
Though nowadays Anushka is one of the richest actresses, she originally was brought up in a poor family. Besides acting, she’s going to get Masters in Economics. She works on such brands, as Nivea, Elle 18, Myntra. She’s married and sticks to a luxurious way of life, living in an expensive house and buying brand cars, since her family could never afford it.
Age: 67 years (June 16, 1952)
Height: 6′ 0″
Business: Not Founded
Spouse: Sridevi (m. 1985–1988), Yogeeta Bali (m. 1979)
Net Worth: $43 million
Salary Per Movie: Rs 11-15 cores
First award: Mrigaya”, as the best debut actor, in 1976
Lives in: Mumbai
Occupation: Former Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha and Actors
First Film: Mrigayaa
Best Movies: Wardaat 1981, Guru 2007, Shaukeen 1982, Dance Dance 1987
Total film: 200
First tv show: Dance India Dance, The Drama Company, Bigg Boss Bangla, Dance India Dance Li’l Masters
Other sources: TV shows, business, other houses, politics,
Host of: Dance India Dance
Car: Mercedes, Volkswagen, ford endeavor, Toyota fortuner, eicher
This famous actor was already known to our parents and grandparents for his brilliant role as a disco dancer. Mithun won 4 National Awards. There even exists a postal stamp on his honor. He has several hotels and owned a cricket team Royal Bengal Tigers, which doesn’t exist any longer. A single film brings him more money now than his first one when he was young and poor.
For two decades from 1980 to 2000, Mithun acted in 10 films. Besides being an actor, he’s a generous man who takes care of animals and poor people. Right now, he lives in Mumbai.
Age: 34 years (July 6, 1985)
Height: 5′ 10″
Education: Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University, USA
Business: Not Founded
Spouse: Deepika Padukone (m.2018)
Net Worth: $30 million
Salary Per Movie: Rs 20 crore per film
First award: filmfare award for the best male debut actor.
Lives in: Mumbai
Occupation: Indian actor
First Film: Band Baaja Baaraat
Best Movies: Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela, Gunday, Bajirao Mastani, Padmaavat
Total film: At least 18
Endorsed brand: Durex, Ching’s, Adidas, provogue, head and shoulders, jack and jones, thums up, etc
Ranveer Singh started his career ten years ago and has already become rich and popular. He worked as a copywriter before acting, and now he’s a star with two film awards. Ranveer married Deepika Padukone. They tied the knot in Italy in a private wedding ceremony, and this country is one of the most expensive in Europe. One of his famous films is “Ram and Leela”, based on the story of Romeo and Juliette.
All these Indian celebrities are mostly famous not only for their films but also for doing business, charity and their good nature. They understand that fame is a fickle friend and invest money somewhere else to provide their future.