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Four Bollywood stars among Forbes list of 20 highest paid actors

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Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan and Amitabh Bachchan made it to the Forbes' list of world's top 20 highest-paid actors.

Four Bollywood stars have recently featured in the Forbes’ list of world’s top 20 highest-paid actors. Shah Rukh Khan came in at number 8 with $33 million in earnings, followed by Akshay Kumar (number 10 with $31.5 million), Salman Khan (number 14 with $28.5 million) and Amitabh Bachchan (number 18 with $20 million). The list was topped by Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson who earned an estimated $64.5m. The top guys make more money than the top ladies.

Deepika Padukone was the lone Indian actress in the global top 10 list, with $10 million earning.

Forbes’ list of the highest-paid actresses, released in August 2016, placed Jennifer Lawrence on top with $46 million, followed by Melissa McCarthy ($33 million) and Scarlett Johansson ($25 million).

However, the entire data is from between June 1, 2015, and June 1, 2016, before fees and taxes were included. 

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