Richest Actors Of South India

Richest Actors Of South India: We all know that Hollywood is the largest film industry in the world cinema. Indian Bollywood cinema is the second highest film industry. There are several cinemas in India that are progressing, especially the south Indian industry including Tollywood and Kollywood.

Top South Indian Actors

South Indian film industry has given many talented actors. These actors are famous not only in South Indian film industry but also in Bollywood cinema. Here is a list of the richest actors of South India.

Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan has worked as an actor, director, producer, lyricist, choreographer, screenwriter and singer, he is an example of versatility at its best. Kamal Haasan has worked in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi movies. He had donated funds for HIV patients as well as children suffering from cancer. He charges INR 30 crores for his movies and his net worth is as high as $10 million USD.

Allu Arjun

Allu Arjun is the South Indian actor with the largest number of followers on social media. He made his debut in 2003 and has the title of ‘Stylish Star’ to him. He charges as high as 13-15 crores INR per movie and has a net worth of $5 million USD.

Rana Daggubati

He is tall, handsome and a perfect hero material. In Bollywood he started his career opposite Bipasha Basu in 2010 in the movie ‘Dum Maro Dum’. He showed his versatility when he played an antagonist in Bahubali: The Beginning. Rana Daggubati has a list of movies in front of him and has a net worth of $6 million USD.

Akkineni Nagarjuna

Akkineni Nagarjuna was born to the veteran actor Nageshwara Rao Akkineni and his wife Annapoorna Akkineni on 29th August 1959 at Chennai. This 56-year-old Telugu actor was quite famous in Tamil and Hindi back in 1990s. Тhе nеt wоrth оf thе асtоr іѕ ѕаіd tо hаvе rеасhеd а mіlеѕtоnе оf $130 Mіllіоn.

Mahesh Babu

Mahesh Babu is a very well-known south Indian actor, producer and philanthropist who is predominantly recognised for his works in Telugu cinema. Also, he has his own production house by the name “G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment Pvt. Ltd” and has a net worth of Rs. 150 crores.


Chiranjeevi is a Megastar of the south Indian film industry and was also the Minister of State with an independent charge for the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. He has featured in more than 150 movies in a variety of roles in his film career so far and is also known for his savvy dance skills. He has a net worth of about Rs. 1500 crore.


Rajinikanth is probably the most renowned South Indian actor and politician of India, who has been awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2000 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2016 for his contributions to art and cinema. He has appeared in more than 150 south Indian films and Bollywood cinema, predominantly in Tamil cinema. The net worth of Rajinikanth is about Rs. 360 crore.

Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar

Thalapathy Vijay popularly known as Thalapathy Vijay. He has listed in the Top 100 list of Forbes India Celebrity two times in 2012 and 2013. He has an estimated net worth of $64 million. He has a huge following in the state of India, Tamil Nadu as well as all over India.

Ram Charan

Ram Charan is one of the highest-paid Tollywood actors, has a net worth of Rs. 2800 crore. He is predominantly known for his movies like Chirutha, Magadheera, Naayak and Yevadu. He is son of south India megastar Chiranjeevi. He has a production house called “Konidela Production Company”.

N. T. Rama Rao Jr.

Jr. NTR (born 20 May 1983), grandson of Telugu actor and former Chief Minister (CM) of Andhra Pradesh, N. T. Rama Rao. He is a famous South Indian actor and TV personality, known for his movies such as Yamadonga, Kantri, Adhurs, Andhrawala and Naa Alludu. He has a net worth of about Rs. 1000 crore.


The Baahubali actor Prabhas made his film debut in 2002 with a Telugu film called Eeswar. Since then, he has worked really hard to achieve glory and fame in the industry. His currently annual income is 46 Crores rupees. As a result, he has managed to amass a net worth of Rs. 180 crore.

Nandamuri Balakrishna

Popular Telugu actor Nandamuri Balakrishna was born in India on June 10, 1960, has a net worth of Rs. 800 crore. He has worked in the movies such as Apoorva Sahodarulu, Bhairava Dweepam, Narasimha Naidu, Vijayendra Varma, Veerabhadra, Allari Pidugu, Okka Magadu and many more.

Pawan Kalyan

Pawan Kalyan south Indian actor and director, brother of Chiranjeevi and Nagendra Babu, started his career in the 1996 Telugu film, Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbayi. The Estimated Net Worth of Pawan Kalyan is 222 Crores.


Suriya is a current superstar of the Tamil film industry. He is an actor, producer and television presenter. He has worked in many Tamil cinemas. The popular star Suriya has a net worth of 125 Crores.


Ajith Kumar is a South Indian film actor who works in Tamil cinema. He began his career with a small role with Tamil cinema “EN Veedu EN Kanavar”. The leading actor of Tamil cinema has established himself as an actor superstar. He owns multiple businesses and his net worth is 185 Crores.


Kennedy John Victor, better known as Vikram is a South Indian actor who has worked in Sethu, Anniyan, and Deiva Thirumagal. He is a movie producer and playback singer. The Raavanan star has a net worth of 134 Crores.

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