Super star Mahesh Babu topped in Tollywood in the The Forbes list of top 100 Indian celebs.This is third time in a row that Mahesh is reigning atop, surpassing his Tollywood contemporaries since 2014.
In the 2016 list, Mahesh secured 33rd spot and stood second only to Super Star Rajinikanth, who placed himself at 30th spot, with respect to South Indian stars. In Telugu, Allu Arjun followed Mahesh with 43rd rank, while NTR grabbed the 55th spot.
As per Forbes, Mahesh’s earnings in 2016 is 42 crores. Allu Arjun pocketed 27 crores while NTR took home a pay check of 36 crores. However, the overall ranks are decided taking in consideration the fame rankings of the stars.
Shruti Haasan (46) Kajal Aggarwal (53), Ram Charan (67) and Prabhu Deva (90) are the other Tollywood stars who found their names in the list. Salman Khan topped the overall list with 270.33 crores, followed by Shah Rukh Khan with 221.75 crores and Virat Kohli with 134.44 crores.