Diljit Dosanjh is riding high on the success ladder and this time he has out done many b-town celebrities by making an unbelievable debut to the Top 100 of the Forbes India Celebrity List!
Awesome isn’t it??
Well, this Punjabi munda stands tall at number 79 and Forbes tweeted it to confirm:
His Fame rank is 71!
In the fifth rich 100 celeb list released by Forbes India, the ranking is based on two parameters: estimates of entertainment-related earnings and estimates of fame during the period October 2015 to September 2016
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan topped the list to become the top earning celebrity of 2016 in the Forbes India Celebrity 100 List with an estimated income of Rs 270.33 crore, while Shahrukh was at number 2. The other leading names in the list include skipper Virat Kohli, actor Akshay Kumar and M S Dhoni chronologically.
However, the 50-year-old Salman is ranked at No 2 in terms of fame, which is topped by ace cricketer Kohli.
The magazine chief executive Joy Chakraborthy said the fifth list is based on the evaluation of the talent across the entire entertainment world including idols from Bollywood to sports world thereby creating a truly holistic list.
Magazine Editor Sourav Majumdar said
, “movies and sports are very big businesses and this year’s list is also ample evidence of the enormous influence of Bollywood and cricket in the country.”
There are also 14 newcomers, who include a range of personalities like noted chef Sanjeev Kapoor at No 73, the Olympian PV Sindhu debuts on the list at No 62, Rapper Badshah also makes to No 81, propelled by many popular hits in the period under review.