In a moment of great pride, our very own Bollywood diva, Deepika Padukone makes it to the coveted Forbes' list of top 10 highest paid actresses in the world.
She is on number 10 of the list with earnings upto $10 million dollars a year. While 'Hunger Games' star, Jennifer Lawrence tops the list with earnings as high as $46 million since June 2015.
Deepika may have just made her foray in Hollywood with her soon to be released film XXX Xander cage starring opposite Vin Diesel. But looks like she is already making her presence felt. This is the first time she has made it to this particular list, despite a Hollywood film which is not released yet.
While most speculated Priyanka Chopra to be on the list who has been on a perpetual high ever since her American television debut with Quantico . But in a surprising turn of events, Deepika is the front runner from Bollywood.
Here's the full list of the Forbes' top 10 highest paid actresses in the world:
1. Jennifer Lawrence - $46 million
2. Mellisa McCarthy - $33 million
3. Scarlett Johansson - $25 million
4. Jennifer Aniston - $21 million
5. Fan Bingbing - $17 million
6. Charlize Theron - $16.5 million
7. Amy Adams - $13.5 million
8. Julia Roberts - $12 million
9. Mila Kunis - $11 million
10. Deepika Padukone - $10 million