After featuring in Forbes World’s Highest-Paid Actors 2019 list at the fourth place, Akshay Kumar will be the highest-paid actor in Bollywood. As per a news report, the Good Newwz actor is charging Rs 120 crore for his next. The movie is being directed by Tanu Weds Manu director Aanand L Rai.
Akshay Kumar Is the Highest-Paid Actor of Bollywood, Charges Rs 120 Cr Remuneration
A report in an entertainment site says that Akshay Kumar is charging a whopping Rs 120 crore for an Aanand L Rai film. As per the report, the untitled film may likewise star Sara Ali Khan and Dhanush.
A source close to the development told the website, “Akshay Kumar is known to charge upfront fees and in today’s time, his name attracts the audience not just in the cinema hall but also gets lucrative offers from digital and satellite networks. Akshay and his team believe that the actor deserves 100 crore plus as acting fees for the goodwill that he brings to the project.”
The film is relied upon to go on floors in the second half of 2020. The report proposes that the declaration of Akshay doing the film will be made in the coming 2-3 weeks.
Akshay Kumar has time and again proved that he is the most bankable actor in Bollywood. Each of his releases in the most recent year is among the greatest hits of 2019. His most recent release, Good Newwz, has entered Rs 200 crore recently. His other releases of the year 2019 – Kesari, Mission Mangal and Housefull 4 – earned Rs 154 crore, Rs 202 crore, and Rs 194 crore, respectively.
The actor has some enormous releases in the coming year. He is now dealing with Rohit Shetty’s Sooryavanshi, which is the fourth movie in the director’s cop universe after Singham, Singham Returns and Simmba. His other forthcoming releases incorporate Laxmi Bomb and Prithviraj.