Indians have made their country proud in almost every field known to mankind. So today, we are going to talk about some of these personalities who have not only made our country proud, but they even have some exceptional brand values. So here are the top 10 Indians with the most brand value.
1. Virat Kohli
The Indian with the highest brand value is the captain of the Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli. He has a brand value of $237.5 million, which is huge. He is recognized as one of the top batsmen in the world and has broken various records that were created by cricket legends. Apart from being the captain of the Indian cricket team, he even leads the team Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL. He is the top batsman in terms of ODI and holds the second place 2nd in Test rankings with 886 points.
2. Akshay Kumar
The Khiladi of Bollywood is the runner up here with a brand value of $104.5 million. He is one of the top artists from the industry and is known for doing movies that, in a way, contribute to society. In his 29 years long career, he has given us 115 out of which 50 were very exceptionally successful. His recent one, Laxmi bomb, has just dropped its trailer which, has created quite a buzz. Various transgender from across the globe is overwhelmed since such movies will give them the respect they deserve and help them be an integral section of the society.
3. Ranveer Singh
Considering the current nepotism issues roaming all across the world, this outsider must surely be applauded, for coming this far. Ranveer Singh has literally left behind all the Khans of the Bollywood with a brand value of $93.5 million. He is also on the list of being the highest-paid actor in Bollywood. Ranveer started with Band Baaja Baaraat, and he definitely hasn’t stopped ever since. He just went on and on doing some exceptional movies such as Gully boy, Padmavat, Bajirao Matani, and Simmba.
4. Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone is surely following her husband everywhere well, this isn’t an exception either. The first female on the list is none other than Deepika Padukone, the wife of Ranveer Singh. Deepika is the daughter of Prakash Padukone, the renowned badminton player. Apart from Bollywood, she has made wonders in Hollywood, too, with her role in the movie XXX: Return of Xander Cage. Along with being a part of some major films of the industry, she is a part of several controversies too. But Deepika is handling things pretty well considering her success so far.
5. Shah Rukh Khan
The next one up on the list is none other than the King of Bollywood. He has earned a brand value of $66.1 million by acting in more than 80 films so far and has a record of having 14 Filmfare awards. SRK has an extraordinary fan base in Asia as well as the Indian diaspora worldwide. He has been awarded the Padma Shri by, the government of India. Well, India is not the only one that has awarded him with such a prestigious award. The France government has given him the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Legion of Honour.
6. Salman Khan
Karan definitely isn’t leaving his Arjun here too, both of them are sticking by each other. If you didn’t get that, watch the movie Karan Arjun and then come back here to continue reading. Salman has a brand value of $55.7 million which, he has earned via his 30-year long career in Bollywood. So far, he has bagged two national awards and is known to be one of the most successful stars in the world. Apart from acting, he even hosts the famous reality show Big Boss, which reportedly is a huge part of his earnings.
7. Alia Bhatt
The beautiful Alia Bhatt is surely doing wonders even though she is so young in the industry. When she first came into the industry, she was trolled, of being the epitome of nepotism. But with her mind-blowing performances in movies such as highway, Raazi, and Udta Punjab, she won everyone’s heart and proved that she is here because of her talent. Along with everyone’s heart, she has also earned various awards, along with a brand value of $45.8 million.
8. Amitabh Bachchan
When we mention Amitabh Bachchan in India, we have to mention him as a legend since he took Bollywood to an entirely different level. Even at the age of 78, the actor doesn’t fail to treat the audience with some exemplary performances, in movies such as Pink, Piku, and 102 not out. He has won the various award well, if we had to list them out, it would go just go on and on. In his career of more than five decades, he has been featured in more than 200 films that have helped him gain a brand value of $42.5 million.
9. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Next, we have on the list the captain cool, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who knew that the wonder boy from Ranchi would same day carry the value of $41.2 million. Dhoni is the most beloved captain not just because of his mesmerizing helicopter shots but also because of his wonderful personality. Under his captaincy, India has won every international tournament. He also leads the IPL team Chennai Superkings, which has a huge fanbase. He has the most extraordinary rank of Lieutenant Colonel by the Indian Army.
10. Ayushmann Khurrana
The last one here is Ayushmann Khurrana, the guy who is on the mission of changing the dynamics of the industry. Every movie of Khurrana is something that is completely out of the box. Where do I even begin, he has been breaking stereotypes ever since his debut with Vicky Donor. Along with being an actor, he is also a fabulous singer that has a brand value of $40.3 million.