Actress Fan Binging is back on top for the fourth consecutive time in the latest Forbes China Celebrity List unveiled in the current issue of Forbes China, the Chinese-language edition of Forbes.
Busy Fan’s recent film appearances include “Lord of Ravaging Dynasties” and “I’m Not Madame Bovary.” Brand endorsements include Adidas and Chopard.
Rounding out the top five are actor and singer Lu Han, actress Yang Mi, actor Zhao Liying and actor Yang Yang. Each member of the top five is from the mainland.
The bottom half of the top 10 highlights mainland actor Liu Tao, perennial listee Jackie Chan of Hong Kong, mainland actress Angelalbaby, Taiwan singer and actor Jay Chou, and China-born singer Kris Wu.
“Homegrown mainland celebrities and younger faces are gaining ground on older, names,” said list compiler.
The Forbes China Celebrity List surveys the popularity and income of Greater China leaders in film, sports, media and music. Earnings estimates are based the 12 months to June 30, 2017.