Salman Khan often known as Bollywood's "bad boy", Bodyguard, Dabangg, Real Tiger... had an incredible run at the box office that ensured him a berth in the top three club. Salman Khan’s last 4 movies collected more than Rs 850 crores which is untouchable. The Bodyguard Actor, one among the highest paid actors in Bollywood used to charge Rs 23-27 crore per film and earned Rs 1.5 crore per day from ad deals. Recently Rs 100 crores were offered by famous film producer Turani and then Subash Ghai signed Salman Khan at Rs 100 crores and said Salman Khan deserved more than 100 crores. Salman’s last 4 movies collected around Rs 850 crores which is untouchable. Salman Khan unlike most of the Bollywood Actors is not that much business minded. Salman Khan has done numerous movies songs shows without charging a single penny.
Yesterday when Salman Khan was busy shooting for Dabangg 2 he got the sad news of Yash Chopra's death. Salman Khan was in shock and he immediately cancelled the shoot of Dabangg 2 as a mark of respect for the late Yash Chopra.
Aamir Khan was born on March 14 1965 in Mumbai in a conservative Muslim family which has been part of Bollywood Film Industry for a long time. Aamir first came on screen as a child actor in Yaadon Ki Baaraat (1973). Bollywood Actor / Producer / Director Aamir Khan must be enjoying being a producer. All the films that he's produced so far, barring Dhobi Ghat, turned out to be commercial hits and also generated positive reviews.
Aamir Khan charges mind-boggling Rs 40 crore, which includes share in profits at times. His endorsement fees are Rs 4 crores per day. He appears in his movies only once in a year and tries to give his 100 per cent.
Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan with Rs 20-25 crore for Bollywood film projects, plus a share in the profits remained one of the highest paid actors in Bollywood for quite a long time. Shah Rukh Khan popular in Bollywood by King Khan, was born and brought up in Delhi. Shah Rukh Khan earns Rs 2-3 crores per day from endorsement deals.
SRK (Shah Rukh Khan) is also not that much money minded despite being the biggest superstar as Aamir Khan and Salman Khan.
Akshay Kumar, originally Rajiv Bhatia a waiter in Bangkok, had to travel through many rough terrains to become one of the most successful and highest paid actors in Bollywood. Akshay Kumar born in 1967 in Amritsar is a Bollywood film actor, producer and also a martial artist who has appeared in over a hundred Hindi films. He has been nominated for Filmfare Award several times and won two times. Akshay Kumar charges Rs 18-22 crore per film and takes home Rs 1.5 - 2 crore per day for his endorsements. Akshay Kumar’s 2012 super hit Hindi films include Rowdy Rathore, Housefull 2, Joker etc.
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