No matter which country or race you belong to, you might be interested in knowing all about your favorite Bollywood actors and their earnings. Last year, we shared an authentic post on the highest paid Actors of Bollywood which was appreciated by the readers all over the world. Now that we had already welcomed 2013, it’s the time to look back on their earnings to relist them according to the highest paid this year. Surely any of these do not need introduction because they are found in hearts and pretty much prominent faces in industry. You may not knew the amazing list written here because if you think it is going to be Aishwarya, Amitabh or Imran Hashmi getting expensive, then you may find surprising that they are not in the list. Read it and find yourself that what makes the listed actors outstand the community.
1) Salman khan
Last Paid: 50 crores
A notorious bachelor of Bollywood industry is currently on top when it comes to highest paid actors in Bollywood. Last year in film” Ek Tha Tiger” he charged huge amount of 50 crores rupees which turned out to be his new record breaking movie too. We predict that he intends to charge more in future. He is not very much good in acting however really dashing person when it comes to dancing, this unmarried hero is desire of every single girl of India and many other countries.
2) Aamir Khan
Last Paid: 45 Crores
He is champ of all the acting skills. He brings reality and impressive shows and movies. He loves experiments and that is the reason audience wait for his marvelous work for years and he never disappoints his fans with his unique ideas and creativity and “3 idiots” is one of great examples. With the signing off with new movie ‘Dhoom 3’ for 45 crores he surely have made a dhoom in his career becoming among top ten in highest paid actors in Bollywood industry.
3) Akshay Kumar
Last Paid: 40-45 crores
Handsome, risk taker, charming, stunt lover and yes a khiladi, these are names he is famous for. Since the very beginning of his career he loved to take risks he might have followed the lines “no pain no gain”. He studies martial arts and showed those skills very brilliantly in movies he worked in.
4) Shahrukh Khan
Last Paid: 35 crores
The everlasting King! He surely does not need an introduction. He is known as King of Bollywood and it is wrong to call him with this name. All it takes for a movie to get hit for past few years is the presence of his name in the cast and his fans will fill any possible corner of the cinema making the movie block buster. His new block buster ‘Jab tak hai jaan’ again showed his worth in world of cinema. He surely is enigma and life of Bollywood.
5) Hrithik Roshan
Last Paid: 25 crores
Son of a film actor and once highest paid actor of Bollywood still manages to be in top ten in the list. He made his debut in film ‘Kaho na pyar hai’ in 2000 and earned best actor award. Then there was no tuning back for him and he gained success by leaps and bounds. He signed the superhero film krish 2 for 25 crores.
6) Ajay Devgan
Last Paid: 25 crores
He is known as a chocolate hero of Bollywood, but acting is not all he does he is a director and producer as well. He gained success since the inception of acting career and earned Best Male Debut in film fare award and made his name prominent in eyes of all the producers. His personal film include Golmaal 1, 2 and 3 all are loved by the audience and appreciated too.
7) Saif Ali Khan
Last Paid: 18 crores
Married to kareena Kapoor recently he is son of Bollywood actress Sharmila Tagore and Indian cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan. He is known for his endless charming personality and looks. He knows how to act and get mold into many characters easily which itself is not an easy task. His recent release is race 2.
8) Kareena Kapoor
Last Paid: 15 crores
Born in a family in which actors were born since generation. Kareena too followed the footsteps of the family and her sister Karishma Kapoor a living legend of Bollywood film industry. Kareena paved her steps in the industry pretty quick. With the passage of time her beauty enhanced and she finally able to carry her properly with extra famine touch and elegance which counts a lot in industry she works in, known as bebo of Bollywood is now charging 10 to 15 crore for a film which surely going to increase with passage of time.
9) Shahid Kapoor
Last Paid: 20 crores
He is a perfect packet of Boyish charisma and dynamism. The dazzling and daring personality owner, Shahid Kapoor sets an example from being struggler to a winner. With his devotion, sincerity, calm and innocent veneer he has written his own destiny. He has a magnetic charm, vibrant looks and easy going candor that outstands him different from others. His unique style of handling a range of characters from dramatic to emotional like that in “Ishq Vishk”, “Jab we met”, “Vivah” and many more; he stops at nothing short of perfection.
10) Katrina Kaif
Last Paid: 12 crores
All the way from Hawaii jewelry campaign, then to London, Britain and finally landing in India, Kat has been always flooded with modeling assignments due to her dead drop soft gorgeous looks and hour-glass figure since the age of 14. Her devotion towards India and sincerity to fit in culture is pretty well reflected, if you knew that she has been taking Hindi lessons and Kathak dancing classes, where she used to dance 7 hours a day non-stop. Finally with her foots firmed in Mumbai she didn’t mind glancing around trees and singing on roads and as a result is now one of the eminent face and biggest mega-star. She is one of highest paid female actresses.
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Salman Khan’s Biography (wikipedia.com | Last Update: Feb 13, 2013)
Salman Khan (pronunciation : [səlˈmaːn ˈxaːn]; born Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan on 27 December 1965) is an Indian film actor. He has starred in more than 80 Hindi films. He played leading roles in five consecutive blockbusters including Dabangg, Ready, Bodyguard, Ek Tha Tiger and Dabangg 2. Having done so, he has established himself as a leading actor of Hindi cinema.
Salman Khan made his acting debut in Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988). He achieved commercial success with the blockbuster Maine Pyar Kiya (1989), for which he won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He has starred in several commercially successful films, such as Saajan (1991), Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994), Karan Arjun (1995), Judwaa (1997), Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya (1998), Biwi No.1 (1999) and Hum Saath Saath Hain (1999), having appeared in the highest grossing film nine separate years during his career, a record that remains unbroken. Eight of the films he has acted in, have accumulated gross earnings of over 100 crore (US$18.2 million)worldwide.
In 1999, Khan won a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for his extended guest appearance in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998).
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