Listing of highest paid South Indian stars
- Final 12 months’s Forbes’ checklist of 100 highest paid Indian celebs noticed 9 South Indian stars
- These 9 South Indian stars embody Rajinikanth (Tamil), Mohanlal (Malayalam) and Prabhas (Telugu)
- The checklist additionally included stars like Ajith, Vijay, Dhanush, Mahesh Babu and many others
Within the final 12 months’s checklist of 100 highest paid Indian celebs, Hindi movies stars, sports activities individuals and South Indian stars made their presence felt. Whereas in Bollywood, it was Akshay Kumar who topped the checklist because of his 4 releases apart from a number of model endorsements, amongst the South Indian stars, it was Thaliava, Celebrity Rajinikanth, who topped the checklist.
The checklist comprised of 9 South Indian stars that additionally included the likes of Mahesh Babu, Ajith Kumar, Vijay and Dhanush.
So, with out additional ado, check out the checklist of highest paid South Indian celebs of the final 12 months:
Rajinkanth – Rs 100 crore
The worldwide phenomenon that’s Rajinikanth continues to shine as arguably the most important Indian celebrity earned a large Rs 100 crore in 2019 because of the mega success of Petta.
Mohanlal – Rs 64.5 crore
Malayalam celebrity Mohanlal secured the second spot as he made a whopping Rs 64.5 crore. He had two releases within the blockbuster Lucifer and the underwhelming Ittymaani: Made in China.
Ajith Kumar – Rs 40.5 crore
With the discharge of Viswasam, Tamil celebrity Ajith Kumar delivered one of many greatest blockbusters of Tamil cinema. Viswasam was adopted by one other huge success in Nerkonda Paarvai, a remake of Pink. Ajith made Rs 40.5 crore.
Prabhas – Rs 35 crore
Ever for the reason that launch of Baahubali, Prabhas has turned out to be India’s first legit Pan-India star. In 2019, he solely had one launch in Saaho. He earned Rs 35 crore.
Mahesh Babu – Rs 35 crore
One of many greatest Telugu superstars, Mahesh Babu had one launch in Maharshi. He made a giant Rs 35 crore, similar as Prabhas’ earnings.
Kamal Haasan – Rs 34 crore
Regardless of no launch within the 12 months 2019, Kamal Haasan earned Rs 34 crore because of the third season of Bigg Boss Tamil which he hosts.
Mammootty – Rs 33.5 crore
Mammootty, the Malayalam celebrity made Rs 33.5 crore because of four releases like Mamangam, Ganagandharvan, Unda and Madhura Raja.
Dhanush – Rs 31.75 crore
Dhanush earned Rs 31.75 crore and had two releases in Asuran and Enai Noki Paayum Thota.
Vijay – Rs 30 crore
One of many prime superstars of Tamil cinema, Vijay made Rs 30 crore within the 12 months 2019. He had just one launch in Atlee’s Bigil. Launched on Diwali, Bigil turned out to be a report breaking blockbuster on the field workplace. Vijay will now be seen in Grasp.