MUMBAI: Bollywood superstar Dabangg Khan Salman Khan and actress Priyanka Chopra have hit the headlines as they have made it to Variety’s list of 500 ‘influential business leaders shaping the global $2 trillion entertainment industry.’
According to a report published in Deccan Chronicle, the Variety’s list also includes some other names from India. They area: Karan Johar, Aditya Chopra, Ekta Kapoor, and the Ambani brothers, Sidharth Roy Kapur, Punit Goenka, Kishore Lulla, Uday Shankar and Subhash Chandra.
Official Twitter handle of Variety also announced, “Salman Khan is one of the unrelated Khan triumvirate comprising Aamir and Shah Rukh that has been ruling the Bollywood box office for decades.”
Salman Khan is one of the unrelated Khan triumvirate comprising Aamir and Shah Rukh that has been ruling the Bollywood box office for decades. He is now part of #Variety500 presented by @verizondigitalhttps://t.co/hSv5BeehQjpic.twitter.com/EjJeVMM2Qk
— Variety (@Variety) November 30, 2017
The same tweet displays a link to the article that lists down the ‘Sultan’ star’s latest and forthcoming work projects, along with news on his charitable organisation, Being Human.
It is pertinent to note here that the Variety500 list has been compiled with due consideration of the achievements of the most influential people in the entertainment industry in a span of one year.
Story first published: 2nd December 2017