Forbes India Names The Top 100 Celebrities

Forbes India Celebrity 100 has unveiled the top celebrities of 2015. The list from down South includes:

  • Ace Music Composer A R Rahman has occupied the 14th position.
  • Cricketer R Ashwin is in 31st position.
  • Actor Dhanush has secured the 37th position surpassing Actor Rajinikanth, who is in 49th position.
  • Actor Kamal Hassan is in 69th position.
  • The new entries to the list includes:
    • Actor Santhanam at 52nd position
    • Actor Aarya in 80th position.
  • Among Females, Kajal Agarwal stands in 58th spot while Shruti Haasan is in 61st position.

The list from The North comprises:

  • Actors Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan in the first two positions respectively.
  • Among Females, Deepika Padukone tops the list at 9th Position.
  • Cricketers MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar are in 4th, 7th and 8th positions respectively.

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On what criteria is the list erected out?
They are listed out taking into account their income, Google hits, fan base, press clips and magazine covers.

Source: Times of India