The Indian movie industry is one of the largest and most popular in the world. Hence, it comes as no surprise that the biggest actors and actresses manage to create a fortune for themselves through their movie contracts, as well as hefty endorsements and advertisements. Here is a list of the top 10 richest actresses in the Indian film industry in no particular order .
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10 – Sonakshi Sinha
Sonakshi Sinha, who is the daughter of a legendary Indian actor-turned-politician, Shatrughan Sinha, has been a quiet and steady performer over the last few years. While she has not yet risen to the very top of the industry. Her work in movies such as Lootera has been acclaimed by audiences and critics alike. Sinha earned Rs 6.14 crore in 2019, while her earnings for this year are yet to be declared.
9 – Madhuri Dixit Nene
Madhuri Dixit is one of the legends of the film industry in India, who’s been around for more than three decades. Even so, she is still going strong, with an income of over Rs 10 crore last year.
8 – Kriti Sanon
7 – Jacqueline Fernandez
6 – Shraddha Kapoor
5 – Katrina Kaif
4 – Anushka Sharma
3 – Priyanka Chopra Jonas
2 – Deepika Padukone
Padukone is probably the no. 1 actress in India today, both in terms of popularity as well as quality of performance, with only Alia Bhatt able to give her competition on those aspects. She has some huge endorsements in her bag. While she is also one half of a super couple, being married to actor Ranveer Singh. Padukone earned nearly Rs 113 crore in 2019, with the
majority of this being from endorsements.