Shahrukh Khan, has again retained his first place in the Celebrity 100 List, 2nd Edition of Forbes India. By this, the actor has established himself as the most powerful celebrity in India as he has pushed even a few of the famous star cricketers behind him. The 25 year old Virat Kohli is one of the youngest celebrities to get a place among the top 10 in 2013.
The Indian captain, MS Dhoni stands at # 2 place, due to his serious popularity and high priced endorsements he has signed. The 3rd place finds Salman Khan who’s fallen a rank from his 2nd spot last year and the Fourth place has Sachin Tendulkar in it, who’s gained one rank higher from the Sixth place last year. The 5th position is complete with Amitabh Bachchan who has retained the same place even in the last year and also completes the list of top 5 celeb list.
The fame index by Forbes makes it well clear that cricket can be a difficult competitor for the tinsel town of Bollywood as Virat decorates the cover of the magazine defeating the big actors of Bollywood.