Akshay Kumar, World’s 4th highest-paid actor
Akshay Kumar has secured the fourth slot on Forbes' list of highest-paid actors in 2019 with an earning of $65 million (over ₹450 crore) from June 2018-June 2019.
Akshay beat the likes of Hollywood actors including Chris Evans, Bradley Cooper, and Will Smith. The list has been topped by WWE wrestler turned actor Dwayne Johnson aka the Rock topped the list of world’s 10 highest-paid actors, collecting $89.4 million (Rs 639 crore) during that period.
Akshay Kumar is the only Bollywood actor to feature on the Forbes list of top 10 highest-paid actors in the world. The other non-Hollywood actor on the list is Jackie Chan with a total earning of $58 million.
Akshay Kumar’s recent career is a rampage in the last 2 years who made different projects with impressive concepts and every one of them scored big at the Box-Office except 'Kesari'. He has been doing movies at a rapid pace and being unbeatable by other Bollywood stars in terms of anything.
Last seen in Mission Mangal that is ruling the box office with a collection of Rs 114.39 crore in six days, Akshay has several films in the pipeline. He recently completed the work on Good News where he will reunite with Kareena Kapoor Khan, wife of Saif Ali khan. He also reprises his role in the fourth film of the hit franchise, Housefull, 'Laxmmi Bomb' is likely to feature him as a cross-dressing ghost.