Soon after the trailer of Padmavati was released, it managed to become the buzz of the day. With Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh in lead role, Sanjay Leela Bhansali is all set to give one of the iconic movies of Bollywood by the year-end. The trailer was “grand” and fans are super excited to watch the movie on silver screens.
Playing the role of Rana Rajut Singh, Shahid Kapoor won the hearts of many but we were not able to take our eyes off Deepika Padukone who was seen portraying the role of Rani Padmini or Padmavati. On the other hand, Ranveer Singh shined playing the role of furious king Alauddin Khilji.
In order to know how grand this movie would be, here we brought you a list of the amount paid to Padmavati stars. Yes, Deepika Padukone is paid more than her boyfriend and superstar, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor. Check out hefty pay cheques of Padmavati stars here –
1. Deepika Padukone
There is no denying fact that Deepika Padukone is the 10th highest paid actress in the world. The Piku star walked away bagging the fattest pay cheque from the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali. She is paid a whopping amount of Rs. 11 crore for playing the role of Rani Padmini.
2. Ranveer Singh
Everyone loved Ranveer Singh, playing the role of rebellious and furious Alauddin Khilji. Ranveer Singh, been one of the highest paid actors in B-town was able to settle down with a pay cheque which was quite less than Deepika. It is said that Ranveer Singh is charging Rs. 8 crores for the movie.
3. Shahid Kapoor
Playing the role of king, Shahid Kapoor is another dynamic star who pulls off any kind of characters effortlessly. Shahid Kapoor is paid Rs. 6 crores for Padmavati.
4. Aditi Rao Hydari
Aditi Rao Hydari will essay the role of Ranveer Singh’s wife in Padmavati. She is paid Rs. 85 lakhs for romancing Ranveer Singh in the upcoming period drama.
5. Jim Sarbh
Playing the role of Malik Kafur, Jim Sarb’s paycheque is less than the other Padmavati stars. He is paid Rs. 70 Lakhs for essaying the role of slave-general of Alauddin Khilji.
After looking at these paycheques, I’m convinced that Padmavati would surely be a treat to many!