They are hot, they are famous and they are rich, in fact, richer than their husbands!
As far as the average general thinking of Indians is concerned, between man and wife, it’s the man who should earn more. However, there are exceptions. Sometimes you can notice these exceptions, where the woman of the house is actually the ‘man’ of the house! Apart from us, there are celebrities as well, who can be cited as the living example of this type of couples. We are listing 5 female celebrities here, who earn way more than their husbands.
1.Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Ex-Miss World, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is amongst one of the highest paid actresses in Hindi Cinema and a known face in Hollywood too, due to her association with the leading cosmetic and beauty brand L’OReal. According to Forbes magazine, Rai Bachchan’s net worth is around $35 Million. She is the brand ambassador of many leading brands such as L’oreal and Longines. On the other hand total net worth of Abhishek Bachchan is 30 Million dollars. Though there is not that much difference between them with regards to net worth, celebrity status-wise Ash is far superior to her husband. This beauty has gained popularity in the west as well, which Abhishek has failed to achieve, he merely accompanies her wife to these international events, where Ash is a guest of honour.
2. Sania Mirza
Sania Mirza is the current number one in women’s doubles tennis. She got married to Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik on April 12, 2010. Both Sania and her husbands are top notch athletes in their respective countries. But as per net worth, Sania is way above her husband. So far, s
3. Bipasha Basu
Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu tied the knot with her co-star in ‘Alone’ Karan Singh Grover on 30 April 2016. This Bong beauty is too much ahead of her husband when it comes to total worth. She has three plush houses, 2 in Mumbai and one in Kolkata, KSG has one apartment in a high rise building in Mumbai. Bipasha has featured on over 40 magazine covers. Next up are her Bollywood movies for which her income is around Rs 2-3 crore for every movie. Above all, thanks to brand endorsements and ribbon cutting ceremonies, the lady is earning a lot more than a lot of actresses in Bollywood today; leaving aside, of course, the A league actresses. According to the net worthier, Bipasha’s net-worth is around Rs 100 crore while Karan has the net worth around Rs 13.4 crore!
4. Farah Khan
The ace choreographer-turned-director who is known for churning out successful Bollywood masala movies (Main Hoon Na, Om Shanti Om, Happy New Year), is richer than her husband film editor-director Shirish Kunder. Farah khan is working for Bollywood industry for over 25 years and had given out various hit dance numbers. Her net worth is 8 million dollars. She charges Rs. 10 to 15 crore per movie when working as a director, while to choreograph a song she charges 20 to 30 Lakhs. Farah’s husband Shirish Kunder started his career as an editor and later has directed 2- 3 films, which were box office failure. So his net worth is almost negligible when compared to her star wife.
5. Shreya Ghosal
Shreya Ghoshal is considered as the highest paid singer in the industry today as she charges an amount of Rs. 18-20 Lakhs per song. She is one of the richest female singers of Bollywood with the net worth $ 25 million, that is around Rs. 15 Crore as per Indian currency. She tied the knot with her childhood friend Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya in 2015. Shiladitya, an Electronics Engineer by profession, later started his own career as an Entrepreneur. His first startup was Resilient Tech which is focused on latest technology updates. He is the founder of an app called Hipcask which gives people information about various wines, whisky and beers. Together they make a romantic couple, but Shreya is way above her husband in terms of net worth and star power.