South Indian Film Superstars have dominated the entire Indian film cinema because they are insanely talented. With more and more reach, people across the world have started recognizing their talent. Thus, earning them a lot of fortune. They are being appreciated for their hard work and in this list, we have mentioned the richest actors in the south Indian film industry.
The real Thalaivaa is the true king of the south Indian film industry. He is even appreciated and recognized in Bollywood. The entire nation loves his on-screen presence, and we haven’t seen any other star as successful as Rajinikanth. In 2019 two of his blockbuster movies 2.0 and Petta released with great openings. Thus, fetching him 100 crores as her personal earning from its success.
Mohanlal has acted in more than 350 films, and that’s why he is second on our list because his popularity and success made him earn 64.5 crores last year. 2019 proved to be a lucky year for the actor because he won the prestigious award Padma Bhushan. He is a National-award winner actor who is known to give back to back blockbusters in a year. He released three movies last year, and all of them were huge hits.
3. Ajith Kumar
South Indian film Hero Ajith Kumar’s lifestyle is very posh. 2019 has proved to be very lucky for the actor as he has earned around 40.5 crores from his blockbuster movies. His 2019 movies like Viswasam and Nerkonda Paarvai were successful in the market, and his performance was top-notch.
4. Mahesh Babu
Mahesh Babu is not only a handsome guy but also a talented guy. His unparalleled acting chops landed him into various big-budget movies. He has managed to impress the critics and the audience with his charming looks and brilliant acting chops. Mahesh Babu earned 35 crores in 2019 as his movie Maharishi Logo was quite a success, and people loved his performance, as usual.
Prabhas is a supremely talented man who is known for his brilliant acting and memorable characters. He has gained international attention with the Baahubali franchise, and his fame continues to rise with each release. Last year Prabhas stared in Saaho along with Bollywood star Shraddha Kapoor. The film did amazing business on the first day itself as it earned 130 crores on day 1 of its release. Prabhas’s personal earning in the year 2019 is 34 crores.
6. Kamal Hassan
Kamal Hassan is probably the only actor on the list who has not appeared in any of the films last year but still managed to become one of the richest South Indian stars. Thanks to his Tamil version of Bigg Boss and his political career as both of them helped him to maintain his position on the list.
Dhanush is a very talented man, and all Bollywood lovers know that because of the movie Raajhaana. He was exceptionally good in that film, and even though we don’t get to see him much in Bollywood, his south Indian fans are crazy about him. National award-winning actor released four movies last year, and all of them did good business. Apart from that, his 2018 movies Maari 2 and Vada Chennai did supremely well at the box office. Thus, fetching him 31 crores as his earnings.