Rashmika Mandanna tops the Forbes’ list of ‘most influential actors’

Rashmika Mandanna recently topped the Forbes’ list of the most influential actors. She is followed by Vijay Deverakonda, Yash, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Allu Arjun in the respective order.

Rashmika Mandanna has been busy with back-to-back movies in multiple languages. She has been one of the most popular and happening actresses in the South. She is a Bengaluru-based actress who recently topped the most influential actors’ list by Forbes India. Rashmika has beaten Samantha, Vijay Deverakonda, and Yash. Rashmika has been extending her work to the north as well, with her upcoming Bollywood entry. There has been considerable growth in her social media pages as well. She stars in Telugu and Kannada movies, occupies the top spot on the list of the ‘most influential actors’.

The metrics considered for the respective list are the average likes, average comments, engagement rate, average video views, and the follower count on the social media profiles of the celebrities. The influence is calculated through a ‘Qoruz Score’, which is out of 10. Rashmika scores 9.88, while Vijay Deverakonda earned 9.67. Yash’s score is 9.54, while Samantha’s score is 9.49, followed by 9.46 scored by Allu Arjun.


Forbes considered the influence in accordance to the recent Instagram activity of the celebrities from the Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada film industries. They took into respect, the most recent social media posts as of September 30th.

According to that, Rashmika tops the list. Vijay Deverakonda who got popular with his hit movies, ‘Pelli Choopulu’ and ‘Arjun Reddy’ is second on the respective list, followed by Kannada’s most happening handsome hunk Yash. Samantha Ruth Prabhu occupies fourth place on this list, followed by Allu Arjun.

Rashmika Mandanna is to play the role of a rural girl in Allu Arjun’s upcoming action-drama ‘Pushpa’. She is to appear in Sharwanand’s ‘Aadavally Meeku Joharulu’ soon.