Forbes magazine has published Forbes India celebrity list 2016 in which many south actors secured their places. Actor Mahesh Babu stands at Top 2 among south Indian Heroes and only next to Rajinikanth (Rank wise) But stands at No:1 place in Earnings wise. Mahesh total earning in 2016 are 42 crores. The other south heroes who secured their places in Forbes India celebrity list include Allu Arjun, Jr.NTR, Ram Charan, Suriya, Dhanush and Kamal Hassan.
|Forbes Rank||Actor Name||Earnings in 2016||Fame Rank|
|32||Mahesh Babu||42 Cr||74|
|43||Allu Arjun||27 cr||59|