Bollywood is known to shower its celebrities with a huge amount of money. Considering the fact that all the celebrities are in public eye, their face worth a lot. It’s only due to having a well-known face that these celebrities not only get movies, but they also become a part of various commercials and other activities. That’s why most of these celebrities earn a lot of money through their various gigs. On the top of that, in a country where heroes are worshipped, they get unlimited love from their numerous fans. It’s indeed fun to be a Bollywood celebrity. Here are the highest paid Bollywood actresses of the year 2016.
Priyanka Chopra became the one of the highest paid actresses, as she raked in around $11 million through her Bollywood as well as Hollywood gigs. She is certainly rocking the world.
Deepika Padukone is the runner up with $10 million in her pocket. She is not only working on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next movie, but she has also completed XXX: The Return of Xander Cage with Vin Diesel. Despite having no Bollywood release this year, she remained in the limelight.
Kangana Ranaut might not be doing movies on an international level, but she is wonderful when it comes to Bollywood movies. She charges 11 crore per movie. Her superhit movies, Queen and Tanu Weds Manu Returns, made her one of the Bollywood A-listers.
Kareena Kapoor might have become a Mum, but even now, she is as relevant in the industry as she was years ago. She has certainly broken some stereotypes in the tinsel town by flaunting her new-mum look on the ramps. She collects 9 crores rupees per movie.
With her adorable smile, hypnotizing body and beautiful eyes, Katrina Kaif has always managed to charms the viewers. Even though her previous movies might not have been able to perform well on Box Office, but we can estimate her starpower through the fact that ‘Kala Chashma’ turned out ot be most-watched Bollywood video on the Youtube of the year 2016. She earn 7 crores per movie.
Kahani 2 reminded us why we love Vidya Balan. Despite not meeting a few norms laid by Bollywood, she has still garnered a fan following who eagerly wait for her each movie release. She also earns 7 crores per movie.
With movies like NH 10, Sultan and Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Anushka Sharma manages to remain at the top. She charges 6 crores per movie, and we believe that she deserves every penny. She has already proved her acting skills, and we are eagerly waiting for her next release.
With movies like Highway, Udta Punjab and Dear Zindagi, we believe that Alia Bhatt has captured the nerve of acting at a very young age. She chooses different roles and manages to woo us through each one of them. She earns around 5 crores through each movie.
Sonakshi Sinha’s Force 2 showed her in a badass avatar. Her movie, Akira, couldn’t perform well on the Box Office, but we have no doubt that Sonakshi Sinha can pull off any role which is given to her. One of the best examples is Lootera. She also charges around 4-5 crores.
Shraddha Kapoor’s 2nd inning in Bollywood turned out to be quite lucky for her. With movies like Aashiqui 2, Haider, ABCD 2 and Baaghi, she has garnered praises. She charges around 3 crores per movie.