2020 is THE year of female empowerment in B-Town after the success of last year. With their meaningful and power-hitting characters, Indian actresses have significantly switched their country’s economy load onto their spines, and not just to represent eye-candy for the leading man in the film!!!
Hooray – The continuous level of commitment, hard work and fine acting skills urges the starlets to outdo one another. Their paychecks certainly are testament to that as you can see listed below, are the best in the business.
10) Shraddha Kapoor – 8 Crore
Acclaimed for meritorious dance moves, as seen in Anybody Can Dance, Sharadha’s astounding contemporary looks and singing abilities drive her viewers crazy. With determined and focused approach, she has left a footmark in every project. Her accolades in such a short time already, is why we count her in the top ten actresses of Bollywood. Having shot to meteoric rise after “Aashqui 2”, Shraddha will be appearing in “Luv Ranjan’s Next”.
9) Anushka Sharma – 9 Crore
Here comes Kohli Sahib di voti. yes, yes she is married to superstar Virat Kohli, Indian Cricket Team Captain. Once we get over that maybe you should wonder why??? Why was India’s most eligible bachelor so besotted with the Band Baaja Bharaat actress?
Anushka proved her intellectual grasp over every character she’s portrayed; Either she’s a good housewife in Sui Dhagga, a sexy ghost in Pari or a dancing emotionally bursting newbie in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. Her elegance carved into perfection has earned her ninth rank among the top actresses of Bollywood. Anushka will act in Paani and Kaneda in the near future.
8) Vidya Balan – 9.5 Crore
Vidya is illustrious for her typical Asian looks and sumptuous ‘Desi’ appearance attracting fans across the seven seas. But she’s so versatile she can be miss flirty or miss serious in a blink of an eye. Her carrier being upheld by her “producer” husband brings her to the list of the 8th leading actress of Bollywood bringing massive sacks of money to her piggy bank. The blockbusters under her belt include Kahani, Dirty Picture and Ishqia. She will be seen on big screen in Sherni soon.
7) Alia Bhatt – 10 Crore
Well with B-Town mega producer Mahesh Bhatt daddy in your pocket, it was only a natural pathway for Alia. The happy surprise is that she can act and attract fans to watch her films. With a stack of super-hit films like Raazi and Gully Boy in her CV, Alia Bhatt, is a young talent bringing modifications and innovations in Bollywood due to her bold fashion sense and abrupt replies in press conferences. She’s come a long way since Student Of The Year for sure! The ‘dimple girl’ is set to rock her innocent image in RRR and Brahmastra.
6) Sonam Kapoor Ahuja – 10.5 Crore
Sonam Kapoor has yet again put her viewers under a spell in her latest movie, The Zoya Factor. She is a daughter of famous producer and actor, Mr ‘Ram Lakhan’ – Anil Kapoor, coercing producers to invest in her and in return proving her finest skills. The winner of “Stardust Superstar of Tomorrow” will be showing up in “Battle of Bittora”.
5) Katrina Kaif – 11 Crore
Katrina Kaif is a Non-Indian, British turned Bollywood actress. She has attained 5th position amongst India’s highest paid actresses since she hot the screen with support from Bhai Salman Khan of course! With lot of Super-Hit movies in her kitty, she has proved her adorable self in Rajneeti, Ek tha Tiger and Dhoom 3. She will be rolling her sleeves up in, Sooryavanshi and Jewel of India.
4) Kareena Kapoor – 11.5 Crore
Kareena could be in the list simply for the Kapoor Dynasty itself. However, having the two decades experience in Indian film industry, Mrs. Saifu has a strong background of Bollywood hits. Kareena has been turning out her diverse roles in lot of famous business making movies like 3-Idiots. Having won 6 Film-Fare awards, Kareena Kapoor is ranked 4th among the top rated Bollywood actresses. She will be showing her polished skills in Takht and Laal Singh Chadda very shortly.
3) Priyanka Chopra – 13 Crore
Priyanka who has moved to Hollywood is still a power house from afar, due to her versatile artistic skills as a singer, actress and a producer. The first South-Asian woman to headline an American network series (Quantico) and Forbes 100 most powerful women title winner, is also noted for her philanthropic work. Priyanka was strongly admired for her role in Krish and many more hit movies. Bollywood’s 3rd ranked actress can be seen in her upcoming Hollywood movies like The Matrix 4
2) Deepika Padukone – 14 Crore
Taking giant strides, the talented and gorgeous lady, Deepika has been ranked among the top 5 admired women in 2019. Winner of 3 Film-Fare awards, she has marked her acting skills in numerous films as of Padmavat, Ram-Leela, Om Shaanti Om. Bollywood’s 2nd ranked actress is also among the highest tax payers. Good on her – at least someone does! She will be appearing next in 83 and many more.
1) Kangna Ranaut – 15 Crore
Judgemental hai Kya’s heroine, Kangana has proved herself to the critics by her soft south Indian accent and acting aptitude in Bollywood. She is usually seen in the roles anchoring the concept of women empowerment. if you haven’t seen Queen or Fashion yet, go rent them now! Her adroitness gave her instincts a breath as soon as she came in the industry followed by achieving 1st rank in relatively no time at all. The actress will be electrifying her upcoming projects including Thalaivi.