Bollywood! We Indians have a special place in our hearts when it comes to Cricket and Bollywood. From BCCI being the largest cricket board in the world to Bollywood being the second largest film industry on the planet we have our entertainment industry tuned to the right level.
Here, we are going to discuss some money matters, let’s have a look at how much our popular Bollywood actors earn. Here is a list of 15 highest paid Bollywood actors (Fun Fact – No. 1 actor on the list is the only Bollywood actor who made it to Forbes 2020 list of 100 highest-paid celebs):
15. Abhishek Bachchan – $1.3 Million
Yet another star from the Bachchan family Abhishek has his swag, though he hasn’t been able to reach up to his father legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan’s level when it comes to acting. He is a very smart businessman when it comes to investments. From owning a production house to a sports team he has been doing well.
He made his Bollywood debut in 2000’s Refugee. However, few of his films did not do very well in the box office. But in 2004, his role in “Yuva” movie, was much appreciated one followed by the Dhoom series. In 2019 he made about $1.3 million just from the movies.
14. Saif Ali Khan – $1.4 Million
From the Royal background, heir to Pataudi estates, Saif Ali Khan is another highly paid actor who made it to no. 14. Saif started acting in his early 20s following his mother’s (Sharmila Tagore) footsteps. He debuted in 1993 in the Bollywood movie “Parampara”.
He rose to fame from his roles in “Yeh Dillagi” & “Main Khiladi Tu Anari”. Saif has received several National Film Awards and Filmfare Awards for his contributions to Indian Cinema. He managed to make approx $1.4 million the last year.