Deepika Padukone becomes first woman celebrity in Forbes India list, Salman Khan is number 1, Deepika Padukone, who has been in the news lately for her wedding with actor Ranveer Singh, is once again making headlines. The actress has broken into the Forbes India list of top 100 celebrities for the 5th time.
She first made it to the list in 2012 and has since featured as one of the most successful celebrities every following year. While last year there were a total of 21 women celebrities on the list, this year that number has been reduced to 18, yet for Deepika, it's her biggest year as this is the first time she has broken into the top 5.
Meanwhile, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is the richest Indian celebrity, according to the 2018 Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, which he has topped for the third consecutive year. Shahrukh Khan has fallen out of the top 10 list.