Actors work hard for their films and when they perform well , make a huge fan following . They are paid well enough for their roles. Apart from the patent actors like Khans of Bollywood , who are being paid a hefty amount for their films , many other talented actors were paid very less amount for some of their movies.
Let’s have a look at them:
# 1 Vicky Kaushal – 10 lakhs INR for Masaan
Very few actors have gained so much popularity in so less time like Vicky Kaushal. The actor has given his 200 percent in every role that he has received and his films namely ‘Sanju and Uri: The Surgical Strike‘ performed extremely well on the box office. Prior to these two movies, Kaushal even acted in a film named Masaan for which he only charged a fee of 10 lakhs.
# 2 R Madhavan – 50 lakhs INR for Saala Khadoos
The super-hit actor of South Indian film industry is a popular one in North India too.Best known for his role of Farhan in ‘3 Idiots ‘with Sharman Joshi and Aamir Khan. But the actor has not given any superhit after that . Perhaps, this could be the principal reason why the producers paid him half a crore rupees for working in ‘Saala Khadoos’.
# 3 Sanjay Mishra – 5 lakhs INR for Masaan
Sanjay Mishra is one of the finest ator of Bollywood industry . He is seen mainly in the side roles . The movie ‘Masaan‘ makes it’s presence felt once again on this list as the producers of the movie paid a fee of 5 lakhs to the experienced actor, Mishra. He did not receive a massive sum for his work in Masaan.
# 4 Nawazuddin Siddique – 10 lakhs INR for Talaash
Another versatile actor to feature on this list is the face of popular web series Sacred Games, Nawazuddin Siddique. While Nawaz has gained a lot of fame with his roles in ‘Raees’,’ Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ and ‘Kick’, he did not receive a big amount for working alongside Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan in the movie Talaash. As per the sources, the role of Siddique only made 10 lakhs working in that film.
# 5 Abhishek Bachchan – 1 Crore INR for Housefull 3
It is surprising to see Amitabh Bachchan’s son, Abhishek on this list because he is one of the most splendid actors of this era. The face of YRF’S Dhoom franchise, Bachchan earned 1 Crore for working with Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Jacqueline Fernandez and Nargis Fakhri in Housefull 3 .
# 6 Aftab Shivdasani – 70 Lakhs INR for Great Grand Masti
Aftab Shivdasani did not receive a grand payment for working in ‘Great Grand Masti ‘. Looking at the trends on this list, it seems like the producers do not intend to pay much to the actor. He was paid 70 Lakhs for the movie.
# 7 Rajkumar Rao – 20 lakhs INR for Shahid
The all-rounder Rajkumar Rao , is one of the most versatile actor. The movie ‘Kai Po Che‘ made a positive change in his life . film ‘Stree‘ made him in the lead . Although he is earning good now but he was paid Rs 20 Lakh for movie ‘Shahid‘.