The Forbes list of world’s highest paid celebs is out and Indian superstars Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar are among the annual list of the highest-earning entertainers in the world. The list has been topped by American rapper and entrepreneur Sean Combs, known by his more famous stage name ‘Diddy’, with earnings of 130 million dollars. Shah Rukh Khan ranks 65th on the list, with$38 million in earnings this year. He tied with singer and actress Jennifer Lopez. Salman is on the 71st spot with USD 37 million in earnings, tied with English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. Akshay Kumar is at 80th position with $35.5 million and is tied with musician Bon Jovi. Unlike last year, Amitabh Bachchan has not made to the list.
It comes as no surprise to us that these three Bollywood Superstars are making to the list. Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees which released on Republic Day weekend collected more than Rs 150 crore despite a clash with Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil. Akshay Kumar capped three big hits of 2016 with Jolly LLB 2 this year which collected Rs 117 crore and Naam Shabana which also fared well with more than Rs 50 crore in its kitty in India.