Top 10 richest Tollywood celebrities       2017-03-19   23:57:59  IST  Raghu V

Are you curious to know the top 10 richest Tollywood celebrities? Then you’ve come to the right place. There are a lot of movies made in Tollywood the Indian Telugu-language film industry, but not everyone is a movie star. Being in the film industry might be quite hard as for today, so many movies are being made, and being a star is quite the challenge. But some of these celebrities found a way up to the top in the Telugu film industry. Some of these stars are rich, and some of them are the richest. How they climbed the ladder and got where they are and who are these people after all? Read the top 10 richest Tollywood celebrities:

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Hard work pays off and superstar Mahesh Babu showed us the best how he grew his way to the top. Being a top actor of the Telugu cinema he is known for his work at movies like Aagadu, Dookudu, Athadu, Khaleja, Pokiri, and Srimanthudu which was his biggest project. He is the owner of Mahesh Babu Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. He is also known for his philanthropic attitude. This Indian actor has an estimated net worth of $20 million.

#2. Pawan Kalyan

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Konidela Kalyan Babu or better known by his stage name Pawan Kalyan is a famous Indian actor. He is the younger brother of the actor who later on turned to a politician, Chiranjeevi. Known for his work at Gokulamlo Seetha, Thammudu, Kushi, Gabbar Singh he was the most searched Indian celebrity in Google for forming the “Jana Sena” Party. His net worth is known to be $15 million.

#3. Jr Ntr

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Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr., known as Jr. NTR/Tarak is a famous Indian actor, dancer and singer of the Telugu cinema. He worked in 26 films, while also being a brand ambassador. Jr Ntr’s most famous movies are Brahmashri Vishwamitra and Ramanayam. His estimated net worth is around $11 million.

#4. Prabhas

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Prabhas Raju uppalapati, is mostly known for his movie Baahubali: The Beginning while he played in other movies too like Varsham (2004), Chakram (2005), Mr Perfect (2011) and others. He is known for gaining fame quite slow, but he is here to stay now and he also made it to the list of the richest Tollywood celebrities.

#5. Ram Charan

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Ram Charan is an Indian actor but also a businessman, entrepreneur. He established his own production house called Konidela Production Company in 2016, and he also has other businesses to take care besides his acting career. He sure has the most hits among the others which are Magadheera, Racha and Nayak. His net worth is around $2 million.

#6. Allu Arjun

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Allu Arjunis undoubtedly known for his looks and brains. He is one of the Telugu cinema faces and won a lot of awards for playing in movies like Parugu, Arya, Rudhramadevi. He has a net worth of $7 million. He has won four Filmfare Awards South, three Filmfare Best Telugu Actor Awards; one Filmfare Best Telugu Supporting Actor Awards two Nandi Awards and a lot of other prizes. He has like a million followers on Facebook and it is known as one of the best dancers in the whole India.

#7. Ravi Teja

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Is known to be one of the most favorite and paid actors in the Telugu cinema industry that appeared in around 60 movies and the most of them are known as comedies. So if you’re feeling up for some funs tonight, go and watch one of the Ravi Teja movies. Some of his successful films include Itlu Sravani Subramanyam, Avunu Valliddaru Ista Paddaru, Idiot, Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi, Naa Autograph, Bhadra, Vikramarkudu, Kick, Don Seenu, Daruvu, Balupu, Bengal Tiger.

#8. Nandamuri Balakrishna

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He is an Indian film actor but also a politician. He is known to have played in hundreds of movies already, and some of these roles have him as a grandfather, father and grandson. He started his career as a child at the age of 14. He is thought to challenging his colleagues despite his age. His net worth is around $10 million.

#9. Daggubati Venkatesh

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Daggubati Venkateshis known for his acting career in Telugu movie industry also in some Bollywood movies. He has satisfied the audience with his presence for over three decades now. He is the owner of the Suresh Productions that is one of the largest movie production companies in India. He played in movies like Kaliyuga Pandavulu, Coolie No.1, Chanti, Sundarakanda, Intlo Illalu Vantintlo Priyuralu, Pavitra Bandham, Suryavamsam, Ganesh, Premante Idera, etc.

#10. Akkineni Nagarjuna

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He has worked in almost 90 films until now. He is known for being a part of Telugu cinema also including Bollywood and Tamil films. He is also known for his entrepreneurship skills and charity work alongside his wife, Amala, while also being a producer and a television presenter. His most known movies are “Annamayya, Agni Varsha, Sri Ramadasu, Shirdi Sai, Jagadguru Adi Sankara and his latest project Om Namo Venkatesaya. Akkineni Venkata Rathnam, Nagarjuna is the co-owner of the production company Annapurna Studios, along with his brother.

Alongside the richest male actors of Tollywood, there are also a lot of high paid actresses. Some of them are Anushka Shetty that acted in almost 30 movies, Samantha Ruth Prabhu the highest remuneration actress of Telugu, Kajal Aggarwal one of the top salary taken actress in Telugu, Shruthi Hassan, Rakul Preet Singh, Nayanthara, Trisha, Tamanna Bhatia top paid actresses in Telugu Industry, Nitya Menon and Hansika Motwani known for the top remuneration salary.