Bollywood is a glamorous realm where anything is possible. Thanks to Bollywood actors who go to great lengths to make the role come alive and engaging.
A specific character from a film can catapult a person into stardom overnight. A single flop film, on the other hand, can have a severe impact on their career. There is no single criteria that determines whether or not someone is a celebrity. It is assessed based on a number of elements, including the actor’s commercial successes.
With their growing notoriety, celebrities are solicited by brands who offer them substantial money to be the face of their product. Have you ever wondered how much these celebrities get paid for movies, advertisements, and reality shows that they host? Well, we’ve compiled a list of the highest-paid Bollywood actors.
Akshay Kumar, often known as Khiladi Kumar in Bollywood, is the highest-paid actor in the Hindi film industry. The actor has appeared in 113 films, including Hindi and regional productions. There were 52 of them that were commercially successful. In 2013, Akshay Kumar became the first Bollywood actor to have a domestic net lifetime collection of more than Rs. 20 billion, and in 2016, he became the first Bollywood actor to have a domestic net lifetime collection of more than Rs. 30 billion. Kumar is the only Bollywood actor to be included in the list of “The Highest-Paid Actors of 2020,” which was recently announced.
Price per Movie: Rs 54 crore per film
Price Per Brand Endorsement: Rs 2-3 crore per day
Shah Rukh Khan:
The king of romance, Shah Rukh Khan, is next on our list of Bollywood’s highest-paid actors. The Badshah of Bollywood is known is also known as the King Of Romance. SRK is a well-known Bollywood actor all over the world. As a movie producer and television personality, the actor has worn several hats. Padma Shri, India’s highest civilian honour, was bestowed upon him in 2005. Kaun Banega Crorepati, Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain, and Zor Ka Jhatka are just a few of the reality series that the actor has presented. So date, King Khan has appeared in 80 films and won 14 Filmfare Awards.
Price Per Movie: 88 Crores per film
Price Per Endorsement: Rs. 3.5 to 4 crore per day
Bollywood’s Bhaijaan is the most popular actor. There aren’t many of his films that have grossed less than 100 crores in recent years. Currently, the actor is seen anchoring reality show such as Big Boss. In terms of his filmography, his most recent film was Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai. Salman’s compensation was increased after the film’s worldwide gross collection of Rs.2309.3 crores, making it one of the highest-grossing films of 2019.
Price Per Movie: Rs. 50 crore per film along with the share in the profits of the movie.
Price Per Endorsement: Rs. 7 crores per day
Price for Hosting Reality Show (Big Boss 14): Rs. 13 crores per week (approximately)
Mr. Perfectionist, aka Aamir Khan, has established himself as one of Bollywood’s most powerful and popular actors over the years. He is also one of Bollywood’s highest-paid actors. In India and China, the star has a sizable fan base. According to Newsweek, he has been dubbed the “World’s Biggest Movie Star.” Aamir Khan has received numerous honorary titles and accolades, including the Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, National Film Awards, Filmfare Award, and an honorary title from the Chinese government in 2017. The actor has also hosted an Indian television talk show called Satyamev Jayate, which addressed a variety of social issues in India.
Price Per Movie: 100 Crore +
Price Per Endorsement: Rs. 4 crores per day
Hrithik Roshan is one of India’s most well-paid actors. In the year 2000, the actor made his debut with the box office smash Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai, which earned him numerous honours. The actor is also known for his dancing abilities, and in 2011, he presented the dance reality show Just Dance. He went on to become India’s highest-paid film actor on television. Roshan, also known as the Greek God of Indian cinema, has endorsed numerous brands and products, as well as introducing his own line of clothing, HRX.
Price Per Movie: 65 Crores per film
Price Per Endorsement: Rs. 1.5-2 Crores
The Megastar is without a doubt one of Bollywood’s greatest stars and highest-paid actors. Amitabh Bachchan has won various accolades at international film festivals and award ceremonies, including the National Film Award for Best Actor, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for Lifetime Achievement, and the National Film Award for Best Actor. In addition to acting, the actor has hosted reality shows like as Kaun Banega Crorepati. The legendary actor has proven his acting abilities in a variety of roles.
Price Per Movie: 20 Crore
Price per Endorsement: Rs. 72 crore
Price of Reality Show: Rs 3-5 crore/episode.
Devgn, also known as Singham in the Indian film industry, is one of the highest-paid Indian actors in the industry. With Phool Aur Kaante, the actor began his career in the cinema industry in 1991. Ajay Devgn Ffilms, the actor’s production company, was founded in the year 2000. Ajay Devgn has won numerous prestigious honours, including the Filmfare Awards. He has appeared in over 100 films and is one of India’s most successful performers, with films such as Golmal, Singham, The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Drishyam, and a long list of others.
Price Per Movie: Rs. 25 Crore
Price Per Endorsement: Rs. 5 crores per day