BOLLYWOOD: Salman Khan gets a special present on the same day of the release of his movie ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ as the actor tops the Forbes list of highest earning Indian celebrities beating other celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan and the newly married Virat Kohli.
The ‘Sultan’ of Bollywood has topped this list second time in a row, earning the second position on the list is the King of Indian cinema SRK followed by Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Akshay Kumar.
Other Bollywood celebrities joining the list includes Aamir Khan who has shocked everyone by jumping from last year’s 14th position to this years’s 6th position beating Priyanka Chopra, Hrithik Roshan and Ranveer Singh.
According to the list published by the magazine, the total earnings of Salman for the year 2017 stands at Rs 232.83 crore which constitutes 8.67 percent of the total earnings- Rs. R 2,683 crore-of the top 100 celebrities of the year. Shah Rukh’s total earnings for the year as quoted by the magazine is Rs 170.50 crore and Virat grabs the third position in the list with Rs 100.72 crore in his kitty. However, the top three names are in the same order as they were on the 2016 list.