In the world of movies, actresses are doing not less than actors. Amidst a long list of actresses shining in the cinematic world today, here is the list of top 10 wealthiest actresses in India.
1. Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone makes 112.8 crores and she is today the richest actresses in India. The highest paid actress in the country, she has also secured three Filmfare awards. She has also been named as the country’s most popular personalities. The sharp upward turn in her career came with the romantic comedy Cocktail released in 2012
2. Alia Bhatt
The second wealthiest actress in India Alia Bhatt makes 58.83 crores. She is a singer and actress of Indian origin having a British citizenship. She works for the Hindi films and has got several accolades. Appearing in the Forbes India’s celebrity 100 List from 2014, she has also grabbed the top place in Times most desirable woman of 2018.
3. Anushka Sharma
With an earnings of 45.83, Anushka Sharma is the third richest actress in India producing and acting in films. Working for the Hindi films, she is one of the highest paid actress in the country. The Sports Drama Sultan filmed in 2016 was the highest grossing release of anushka Sharma.
4. Katrina Kaif
As the fourth richest actress in India, Katrina Kaif makes 33.67 crores. She is an English actress working for Hindi films. Despite the mixed kinds of reviews and critics, she has made her way to become one among the highest paid actresses in the Hindi movies. She received the Filmfare award for Best actress nomination for her startling performance in the terrorism drama New York filmed in 2009.
5. Kareena Kapoor Khan
In the fourth position of the wealthiest actresses in India, Kareena Kapoor Khan earns 31 crores. She hails from a family of actors and actresses. She plays a variety of character roles across films of diverse genres. She has secured several accolades and six Filmfare awards. She is one of the most popular and the highest paid actresses in the Bollywood world.
6. Jacqueline Fernandez
Making about 19.95 crores, Jacqueline Fernandez is a Sri Lankan actress. She has won the Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant of the year 2006. Making a debut in the Bollywood world with the film Aladin, she firmly established herself as one of the most popular and the highest paid actresses in the country.
7. Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra earns about 18 crores and she is the seventh richest actress in India. A singer, actress and film producer put in one, she also received the Miss World 2000 Pageant. She has received one National Film Award and five Filmfare Awards.
8. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
The earnings of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is estimated at 16.83 crores that make her the eighth richest actresses in India. She also won the Miss World Pageant 1994. She has secured numerous accolades and two Filmfare Awards.
9. Taapsee Pannu
The earnings of Taapsee Pannu, the famed actress in India stand at 15.48 crores. Being the ninth wealthiest actress in the country, Taapsee Pannu acts in Tamil, Hindi and Telugu films. Before entering the world of movies, she worked as a software professional and a model. She is also famous in commercials.
Nayanthara earns about 15.17 crores. Appearing in the Malayalam movie for the first time through Manassinakkare, her first Tamil movie was Ayya and the first Telugu movie was Lakshmi. She acted in a number of successful Tamil movies and received the Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actress for her portrayal of Sita in the movie Sri Rama Rajyam.