[tps_footer]Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar are now holding their ranks on the Forbes list. The two superstars are amongst the top 100 highest paid celebrities. The Forbes list is accounted annually and for the year 2016 SRK and Akshay have made the cut.
The first ranker amongst the 100 is singer Taylor Swift with $170 million. Shah Rukh Khan who is also the priciest actor in Bollywood is ranked 86th on the list. King Khan has made massive earnings with $33 million. Khiladi of the tinsel town Akshay Kumar who is known for his back to back hit films in the industry has obtained the 94th spot with $31.5 million.
The reason why Shah Rukh Khan has always secured a good Forbes rank is that he is also the most bankable star when it comes to endorsements. The actor usually is seen in solo films and also charges a whopping amount for the same. Additionally, SRK is apparently also the highest paid actor.
Rustom star Akshay Kumar was ranked on 76th position in the Forbes list last year. The actor has slipped from its spot and is now on the 94th position. Akshay is also credited for endorsing various ranges of products which works in the favor of his collections. Above all, the energetic actor also believes in being a part of back to back films.
Other popular celebrities who have gained a rank in the Forbes list are Dwayne Johnson at 19th rank, Kim Kardashian at 43rd rank, Jennifer Lawrence at 50th spot, Jackie Chan at 21st rank and singer Adele at 9th rank.[/tps_footer]