Salman Khan tops the Forbes India 2014 celebrity list dethroning Shah Rukh Khan with the earning of Rs 244.5 crore. Though his first release this year - 'Jai Ho', failed to create major buzz but Salman made a strong comeback with 'Kick', which hit the screens on Eid, and was a huge success. Salman was ranked 3rd in 2013 in Forbes list. Read story: Salman Khan dethrones Shah Rukh to top Forbes India Celebrity 100 List
Bachchan, 72, emerged as the 'angry young man' of Bollywood after the film, which told the story of two brothers, who get thrown opposite each other by fate. PTI
Shah Rukh Khan, who owns IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders, saw a quite successful 2014. His team KKR won 2nd IPL title this year and his movie 'Happy New Year' hit the theatres and all box office records came apart. He stands firm on this list at No 3 though he was on top last year. Earning: Rs 202.4 crore.
Indian team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who was caught in the maze of corruption surrounding cricket, was ranked 4th in the Forbes list. Earning: Rs 141.8 crore.
Akshya Kumar had a good year at the movies. He gave a super hit in form of 'Holiday' while his 'Entertainment' did reasonably good business. 5th on the list, Akshay made a comeback to television after a two-year break, with dance reality show 'Dare 2 Dance'. Earning: Rs 172 crore.
Virat Kohli, who saw some ups and downs in his cricketing form this year, is on 6th position. Earning: 58.43 crore.
Aamir Khan, who broke many records at the box office with his movie 'Dhoom 3', is ranked 7th in the list. Earning: Rs 80.47 crore.
Deepika Padukone's two movies - 'Ram-Leela' and 'Finding Fanny', were both hits this year. Deepika was ranked eighth with an earning of Rs 67.20 crore.
Hrithik Roshan was ranked 9th in the list with an earning of Rs 85 crore.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who recently released his autobiography 'Playing It My Way', became the youngest person-and the first sportsman-to be conferred the Bharat Ratna - highest civilian honour. He was ranked 10th. Earning: Rs 59.54 crore.