Bollywood and Indian Cinema is one of the world’s largest and most popular movie industries. According to recent data for 2022, here is the list of the richest Indian actresses and their net worth.
This is true that Indian actresses from any industry like Bollywood, Tollywood, Punjabi, Malayalam, Bhojpuri, etc., do not want to disclose their net worth. We have gathered figures from various sources to list the five richest Indian actresses for our readers. Indian actress celebrities are often known for their lavish lifestyles. Nowadays, actresses also charge crores for their films which is the primary source of income. Apart from cinema, actresses earn considerably from product advertisements and promotions.
List of Top 5 Most Richest Indian Actresses
1. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Miss World 1994 pageant Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is the richest Indian actress with a net worth of $110 million (Rs 870 crores). She is known for her work in Hindi and Tamil films. She has established herself as one of the most popular and influential celebrities in India. Rai has received numerous accolades, including two Filmfare Awards, and was honoured with the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009 and the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the Government of France in 2012.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been voted many times the most beautiful woman in the world. She made her acting debut in Mani Ratnam’s 1997 Tamil film Iruvar and had her first Hindi film release in Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya that same year. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is one of the top brand ambassadors in the country and is one of the top paid Bollywood actresses. She has starred in over 50 films in five languages and is considered one of the most successful and richest Indian actresses in the world.
2. Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Priyanka Chopra is one of the richest Indian actresses with a net worth of $90 million (Rs 720 crores). She is one of the most beautiful women in the country and proof of this is her credential as the winner of the Miss World Beauty Pageant in 2000. Priyanka Chopra Jonas is one of India’s highest-paid actresses. She has received numerous accolades, including two National Film Awards and five Filmfare Awards. In 2016, the Government of India honoured her with the Padma Shri.
She made her acting debut in the Tamil film Thamizhan (2002). She then made her Bollywood debut in The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003). In addition to her acting career, Chopra ventured into music and signed with Universal Music Group in 2011. Apart from acting and brand endorsement, she has her main source of income from her haircare brand, a restaurant, and a homeware line. Her income from a business-like haircare brand, a restaurant, and a homeware line makes her one of the richest Bollywood actresses.
3. Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone is one of the richest Indian actresses, with an estimated net worth of over $80 million (Rs 630 crores). She made her acting debut in 2006 as the title character of the Kannada film Aishwarya. Deepika Padukone’s first Bollywood movie was Om Shanti Om which was released in 2007 it was a super hit and won her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Padukone some famous movies are Cocktail, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express, Happy New Year, Bajirao Mastani, Padmaavat etc.
Deepika Padukone is a film producer also and till now he has produced two films Chhapaak (2020) and 83 (2021), both of which failed commercially. Apart from acting and producing film she designed her own line of clothing for women and is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products. Deepika Padukone net worth was increased after getting married to one of the richest Indian actors Ranveer Singh.
Anushka Sharma is the 4th richest Indian actresses, with an estimated net worth of over US$60 million (Rs 480 crores). Anushka Sharma is an Indian actress and film producer who was born on 1 May 1988 and currently she is 34 years old. She has received several awards, including a Filmfare Award. Sharma had her first modelling assignment for the fashion designer Wendell Rodricks in 2007. She made her acting debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in the film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008) which was a blockbuster of that year.
Sharma is the co-founder of the production company Clean Slate Films, under which she has produced several films, including NH10. She is the ambassador for multiple brands and products, has designed her own line of clothing for women, named Nush, and supports various charities and causes, including gender equality and animal rights. Sharma is married to Indian cricketer Virat Kohli. Some most famous movies of Anushka Sharma are Band Baaja Baaraat, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, NH10, Dil Dhadakne Do, Sultan, PK, Sanju etc.
5. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt is also one of the richest Indian actresses with an estimated net worth of over US$40 million (Rs 320 crores). Alia has had a successful career in Bollywood spanning over two decades, and his films have collectively grossed over US$2.5 billion at the box office. Born into the Bhatt family, she is the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan. Alia Bhatt is also the celebrity endorser for a number of brands and products, including Coca-Cola, Garnier and Maybelline.
After making her acting debut as a child in the 1999 thriller Sangharsh, she played her first leading role in Karan Johar’s teen film Student of the Year (2012). She won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress for her role in Highway. In addition to acting in films, Bhatt has launched her own line of clothing and handbags and is the founder of the ecological initiative CoExist. She has sung seven of her film songs, including the single “Samjhawan Unplugged” in 2014.