Priyanka, Kareena, Deepika: The highest paid actresses in Bollywood
IBNlive | August 5, 2013, 3:16 pm
Actresses in Bollywood may not be calling the shots in films but they also rake in a good amount per film. Here is a look at the 10 highest paid actresses of our film industry.
From acting in blockbuster films to collaborating with international artistes for her music album, Priyanka Chopra has in the past decade grown to be huge star. The actress made headlines when she was roped in for 'Zanjeer' for a whopping Rs 9 crore thus making her the highest paid actress at present.
Kareena Kapoor charged Rs 8 crore for Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Heroine'. The actress also charges approximately Rs 5 crore per endorsement.
Deepika Padukone has been having a dream run at the Box Office with films like 'Race 2', 'Cocktail' and 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' doing well commercially. The actress charges around Rs 3 crore per film and is likely to increase her fees post the success of YJHD.
Katrina Kaif charges somewhere between Rs3-4 crores per film. Her last film 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' earned Rs 100 crore at the box office and she has tow big budget films coming in the coming months- 'Dhoom 3' and 'Bang Bang'.
Post the success of 'Raaz 3' Bipasha Basu charges around Rs 2-3 crore per film. The bong beauty has 'Creature' lined up which will release in 2014.
Vidya Balan's rise to superstardom began with 'The Dirty Picture' and was cemented after the success of 'Kahaani'. The actress charges Rs 2.5 crore per film.
While earlier most of Sonam Kapoor's films failed to work at the Box Office, the actress has finally hit the bull's eye with 'Raanjhanaa'. The actress charges Rs 1.5- 2 crore per film.
Anushka Sharma won lot of laurels and awards for her role in 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'. The actress who was launched by YRF, charges around Rs 1.5-2 crores per film.
Even though Sonakshi has starred in four Rs 100 crore films, the actress charges around Rs 1.5 crore per film. We hear she had asked for an exorbitant amount to star in 'Kick' and was promptly replaced by Jacqueline Fernandez.