Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar beats Will Smith and Jackie Chan to world’s highest-paid male actors of 2020,

Superstar Akshay Kumar become the only Bollywood actor to feature among the top-10 of Forbes highest-paid male actors of 2020.

Forbes magazine released its annual list of the highest-paid actors in the world. And guess what? It”s the second time in running that Akshay Kumar has featured on the list. This year he ranks 6th in the list.

According to the Forbes report, most of his income came from product endorsements.

The magazine revealed that Akshay earned a total of Rs. 362 crore last year and most of that came from brand endorsements. Apart from being one of the most commercially-reliable actors, Akshay is also the face of over 30 brands ranging from FMCG to luxury items.

A recent report claimed that the actor charges around Rs. 2 – 3 crore for each day of an ad shoot. As per a study of Duff & Phelps, Akshay Kumar’s brand value is estimated at $104.5 m (742 crore in rupess).

Here is top ten list of FORBES:

  1. The Rock Dwanyne Johnson.
  2. Ryan Reynolds
  3. Mark Wahlberg
  4. Ben Affleck
  5. Vin diesel
  6. Akshay Kumar
  7. Lin manuel miranda
  8. Will Smith
  9. Adam Sandler
  10. Jackie Chan

Kumar’s upcoming film ‘Sooryavanshi’ was slated for an April release, but got postponed due to the pandemic-induced lockdown. Besides the Rohit Shetty directorial, the actor has films like ‘Prithviraj’, ‘Bell Bottom’, ‘Bachchan Pandey’, ‘Atrangi Re’ and ‘Hera Pheri 3’ in the various stages of production.


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