Bollywood’s celebrated actor Shah Rukh Khan has topped the list of the richest actors of the world. As per an international website that tracks celebrity net worth, Shahrukh Khan now has a net worth of $600 million, beating Hollywood’s leading actors Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt! Reportedly, Tom Cruise has a net worth of $570 million with a salary of $50 million per year.
In stark comparison, Bollywood actor Salman Khan has a net worth of $260 million while popular actor and director Aamir Khan has a net worth of $150 million. Indian’s veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan, is not too far behind Srk, with a net worth of $400 million.
Shahrukh Khan has a gargantuan fan following all across the world. Often referred to as the romantic icon of Indian cinema, Khan has truly become one of the biggest movie stars in history. According to an article by magazine Cosmopolitan India, Srk’s house called Mannat is on number 10 of top houses in the world. Khan’s house is spacious enough for about 225 people!
Shahrukh Khan has nearly 100 films in his baggage and he has won several accolades for his performances! The Government of India has awarded him the Padma Shri, while the Government of France has also awarded him with honorary degrees.
In addition, Shah Rukh Khan also owns a production and distribution company, Red Chillis Entertainment. While in 2008, he bought an Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket team with fellow actor and friend Juhi Chawla, called Kolkata Knight Riders.