Top 9 Richest producers in Bollywood

Although they remain behind the curtains, Bollywood producers are the silent changemakers and they are making it one film at a time and their reward is earning bigger with every movie!

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In the last couple of years, the dynamics of Indian cinema has changed drastically. From the plot to the gender of the protagonist, from the cinematography to the entire design of the film, Bollywood is finally on the verge of making progress. One of the benefactors of this change is the modern-age producers that navigate the films.

Although they remain behind the curtains, Bollywood producers are the silent changemakers and they are making it one film at a time and their reward is earning bigger with every movie! So here are the top 10 richest producers in Bollywood.

Sooraj Barjatya - Director of Rajshri Productions, Sooraj Barjatya has been in this field of work since 1979. Sooraj started his career as an assistant to Mahesh Bhatt and at age of 24, he directed his first film - 'Maine Pyaar Kiya'. Since then Sooraj's career graph has only been uphill. His most famous and loved productions are 'Hum Aapke Hai Kaun', 'Vivah' and 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo'.

Aamir Khan - Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan is not only a talented actor but also an accomplished producer in Bollywood. Along with wife Kiran Rao, Aamir Khan owns Aamir Khan Productions and the actor plays and plays an important role in all his movies. From Taare Zameen Par to Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na and from Peepli Live to Secret Superstar, Aamir Khan has always tried to portray social issues through his films while providing entertainment. As of 2019, Aamir Khan has a net worth of $200 million!

Anil Ambani - Through a joint venture with the brilliant Steven Speilberg, Anil Ambani used the platform of DreamWorks to start his own production called Reliance Entertainment which helped him with an international crowd. Ambani founded this company in 2012 under the banner of Reliance Group itself. Although the younger Ambani brother filed for bankruptcy recently, he still amasses a net worth of $1 billion.

Shah Rukh & Gauri Khan - The smashing couple of Bollywood are not simply bound in marriage but they have also come together under a production house under Red Chillies Entertainment which has released some incredible movies like Chak De India, Dostana, Chennai Express, Raees, and Jagga Jasoos and also television series like Ishaan, Like I Love You & Ye Parindey. Their net worth currently stands at $700 million.

Ekta Kapoor - Ekta Kapoor started her own production company under the name of Balaji Telefilms and is known as the queen of soaps and has been producing many romantic and drama movies. Ekta started her company right after dropping from college and worked under the guidance of her father, actor Jeetendra. Balaji Telefilms has produced some great movies like Shootout At Lokhandwala, The Dirty Picture, Udta Punjab and has been the brains behind hit television shows like Kyuki Saas Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki, and Kasautii Zindagii Kay. Ekta has a net worth of about 100 crores.

Karan Johar - Dharma Productions, currently helmed by Karan Johar is one of fastest growing production companies of Bollywood. Though started in 1976 by father Yash Johar, Karan has successfully managed to take the company to new heights. From producing Hindi cinema's biggest movie Baahubali to bringing us K3G, Dharma Productions has ventured into all the genres. Currently, the company has a net worth of $200 million.

Aditya Chopra - Yashraj Films was established by late Yash Chopra in the year 1970. Aditya Chopra is currently heading the organization right now. From making some of the best Bollywood films like Deewar, Trishul, Veer Zaara, Mohabattein, DDLJ, Yashraj Films have been a constant source of entertainment to the Bollywood audience. The net worth of the company is $880 million.

Arjan Lulla - Arjan Lulla is the founder of Eros International, which is one of the most famous movie production company in Bollywood. The company has now spread over 51 countries and dubs its movies into different languages so that its accessible to all the audience in the world. The company has produced some amazing films like Bajirao Mastani, Ram Leela, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and its current net worth is around $860 million.

Ronnie Screwvala - A 21st-century producer and philanthropist, Ronnie Screwvala is the owner and founder of UTV movies that has been active for over 35 years. occupied with film generation, promoting, authorizing, conveyance and marketing. UTV Motion pictures have delivered films like Swades, Chennai Express, 2 States, Barfi, Life in a Metro, Jodha Akbar and so on. He is definitely the richest producer in Bollywood right now!


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