Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan are among the world’s 100 highest paid entertainers, according to Forbes list. The Forbes has released the list of The 100 World’s Highest-Paid Entertainers 2018.
According to the latest update, 2 Indian Celebrities Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan have occupied place in the list of Forbes 100 highest-paid entertainers. Akshay Kumar has occupied 76th place on the Forbes list of the World’s Highest Paid Celebrities 2018 and Bajrangi Bhaijaan Salman khan is on the 82nd spot. The list represents the members from 17 countries: U.S., U.K., Barbados, Portugal, Ireland, Brazil, China, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Australia, Switzerland, Canada, Germany, Spain, Greece, India.
Floyd Mayweather ($285 million in pretax annual earnings), got the top spot on Forbes’ 20th annual Celebrity 100 ranking of the world’s highest-paid celebrities. George Clooney ($239 mil) has occupied 2nd spot after British liquor giant Diageo purchased Casamigos, the tequila company Clooney cofounded, giving him best annual take-home of his or any actor’s career. Kylie Jenner ($166.5 mil) returns to the list at No. 3, jump from the 2017 newcomer’s spot at No. 59, followed by Judge Judy Sheindlin ($147 mil) at No. 4.
The Celebrities 100 earnings minimum is $35 million.
- Floyd Mayweather: $285 mil: USA
- George Clooney : $239 mil$239 mil : USA
- Kylie Jenner : $166.5 mil : USA
- Judy Sheindlin : $147 mil: USA
- Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson : $124 mil : USA
- U2: $118 mil : Ireland : USA
- Coldplay : $115 mil : UK
- Lionel Messi : $111 mil : Argentina
- Ed Sheeran : $110 mil :UK
- Cristiano Ronaldo : $108 mil : Portugal
Akshay Kumar, 50, had the earnings of 40.5 million dollars and Salman Khan, 52, had earnings of USD 37.7 million.
On the workside, Akshay Kumar will be seen in Superstar Rajinikanth starrer 2.0, directed by Shankar and produced by Lyca Production. In Bollywood, Akshay Kumar will be next seen in Gold, which is arriving at the theaters on 15th August 2018.
Salman Khan, who was last seen in Race 3, is currently busy in upcoming movie Bharat. Apart from Salman Khan, the film has other stars like Priyanka Chopra and Disha Patani will also be seen. Nora Fatehi is on the board to shake her leg in Salman Khan starrer drama.