Akshay Kumar is the only Bollywood actor to feature on the Forbes list of top 10 highest-Paid actors in the world
Akshay Kumar is the busiest actor in Bollywood today. He is consistently delivering 3-4 movies in a year. Last year he had three big releases that were Padman, Gold and 2.0. This year he has four releases. His recent release Mission Mangal is having a dream run at the box office. It has so far earned 120+ crores in just 7 days.
National Award-Winning actor Akshay Kumar has made it to the fourth position on the Forbes magazine’s Worlds Highest-Paid Actors of 2019 list
Also known as Khiladi of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar has secured the fourth slot on Forbes’ list of highest-paid actors in 2019 with an earning of $65 million (approx Rs 466 crore) in the year June 1, 2018- June 1, 2019.
Furthermore, the list also covers the timeline from June 2018 to June 2019, during which the highest-grossing films of all time “Avengers: Endgame” was also released.
The List also includes
Dwayne Johnson, also known as the Rock, tops the list, collecting $89.4 million (approx 639 crores) between June 1, 2018, and June 1, 2019.
Akshay Kumar has beaten biggies like Will Smith ($35 million), Bradley Cooper ($57 million) and Jackie Chan ($58 million).
On the work front, the actor was Last seen in Mission Mangal that is ruling the box office with a collection of Rs 114.39 crore in six days. As well as, Akshay Kumar has several films in the pipeline. He recently completed the work on Good News where he will reunite with Kareena Kapoor Khan. The film also stars Diljit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani.
Moreover, Akshay Kumar is currently working on Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi opposite Katrina Kaif and also has Bacchan Pandey, Laxmmi Bomb and Housefull 4 in his kitty. While he reprises his role in the fourth film of the hit franchise, Housefull. However, ‘Laxmmi Bomb’ is likely to feature him as a cross-dressing ghost.
BY AKSHITA KIRAR | DKODING MEDIA