Top 5 Most Popular Movie Stars on Earth

1. Shah Rukh Khan-
Shah Rukh Khan most popular movie star on earth
Shah Rukh Khan most popular movie star on earth
Shah Rukh Khan is the most popular actor on the earth as stated by BCC, California Times and many others. His popularity is more than combine popularity of Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise. In numbers more than 4.5 billion people across the globe knows him and more than 3.2 billion people are his fans. According to a report people of 110 countries knows him, recognise him and watch his movies contradictory to fact that Indian/Bollywood movie officially release only in 40-45 countries, also not on as large scale as compare to hollywood movies. Yet people watch his movies by taking help of local indian who live in that country, as they are asked to dubbed the movie in their local language, which is quite unbelievable fact.
Shah Rukh Khan brand ambassador of TAG-Heuer
Shah Rukh Khan brand ambassador of TAG-Heuer
Shah Rukh Khan(biggest star in the world) is referred as SRK is also the richest actor in the world with net worth more than $600 million, coming from a lower middle class family, with his father died when he was 15, and mother died when he was 25, he have achieved everything that one can dream off by this continuous hard work(as he work 17-18 hours daily), dedication, passion and commitment. He is also one of the most humble people with a glimpse of middle class touch in his attitude. Khan is known for keeping a low profile and secrecy on his social commitments and Humanitarian work for which he have recieved many award including UNICEF.
Khan is often labelled by the Media as “Brand SRK” due to his various brand endorsement and entrepreneurship ventures, Some of the brands that Khan has endorsed over the years are Pepsi, Sprite, Nokia, Hyundai, Louis Vuitton , French perfume brand Jeanne Arthes, Sunfeast, Videocon, Airtel, Emami, Nerolac Paints, Dish TV, Linc Pens, D’decor, LUX, Frooti, Compaq and TAG Heuer.
2. Angelina Jolie-
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie  is an American actress, film director, screenwriter, and author. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and was named Hollywood’s highest-paid actress by Forbes in 2009,2011, and 2013. Jolie promotes humanitarian causes, and is noted for her work with refugees as a Special Envoy and former Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). She has often been cited as the world’s “most beautiful” woman, a title for which she has received substantial media attention
3. Tom Cruise-
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise is a 3 time Oscar nominated American actor and a multi-millionaire film producer.  His first major blockbuster was 1983’s Risky Business, which literally made him the most sought after actor in the business. He is the only actor to have his six consecutive movies gross more than $100 million. A string of Hollywood hits and he was clearly leading the way, both in terms of cash and fan following. As a producer, he was even more successful. The Mission Impossible franchise, which is a baby of his own production company, is one of the highest grossing movie franchises of all times. He is also known for his roles in Top Gun, A Few Good Men, Rain Man, Tropic Thunder and Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report.  He is the only person to make it to the top of Forbes Celebrity 100 power list not once, but twice. He owns a $35 Million estate called The Beverly Hills Mansion in Beverly Hills, CA.  He is also one of the Hollywood’s highest paid actor.
4. Brad Pitt-
Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt
William Bradley “Brad” Pitt  is an American actor and film producer. Pitt has received four Academy Award nominations and five Golden Globe Award nominations, winning one Golden Globe. He has been described as one of the world’s most attractive men, a label for which he has received substantial media attention. Pitt attended the University of Missouri, where he majored in journalism with a focus on advertising. He occasionally acted in fraternity shows. He left college two credits short of graduating to move to California. Before he became successful at acting, Pitt supported himself by driving strippers in limos, moving refrigerators and dressing as a giant chicken while working for “el Pollo Loco”.
5. Leonardo DiCaprio-
Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio
Hailed by many as the most versatile actor in the world, Leonardo DiCaprio proved his versatility by bagging nine Oscar nominations for various films and various roles. His debut film was a sci-fi horror called Critters 3, but it was James Cameron’s Titanic which gave him international fame. From there it was a one way trip to the top, with movies like Catch Me If You Can, Shutter Island, Aviator, Blood Diamond and Django Unchained. One of his recent movies, Christopher Nolan’s Inception earned high critical acclaim and grossed $825 Million in which he got a solid chunk of the profits. He is known to receive a high fee upfront for all his movies. He owns a Carbon Beach house in Malibu California which is currently valued at $23 million.
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