Salman and Priyanka make it to Variety's list of 500 influential people!
Bollywood stars Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra have included in the Variety's list of 500 influential business leaders shaping the global $2 trillion entertainment industry.
The list also includes Karan Johar, Aditya Chopra, producer Ekta Kapoor, the Ambani brothers, Sidharth Roy Kapur, Punit Goenka, Kishore Lulla, Uday Shankar and Subhash Chandra.
The listed names are selected by the Variety Editorial Board. On the website Variety500, Salman’s profile tells that he is one of the unrelated Khan triumvirate comprising Aamir and Shah Rukh that has been ruling the Bollywood box office for decades.
India’s contribution of 12 names makes it sixth biggest contributor on the list, following US (362), UK (28), China (20), France (16) and Germany (15). Actors Tom Hanks, Ben Affleck, singer Katy Perry, Drake, Jennifer Lopez and several other names also made it to the list.