Bollywood film industry is not only known for high budget movies and Box office collections. Bollywood male leads are receiving huge remunerations so as the actresses who made good fortune are Kangana Ranaut and Deepika Padukone are demanding high pay cheques. These actress have increased their fee recently with their huge success in movies. Where as male actors like Emraan Hashmi and Saif Ali Khan have slashed their remuneration numbers.
Emraan Hashmi has minimized his pay for acting in ‘Azhar’ for just Rs.4 crore from his usual pay of Rs.11 Crore. Saif Ali Khan has also slashed his fee after Humshakals(2014) and Happy Ending (2014) flops. Trade Analyst Atul Mohan
explained the reason why the recent outcome is good for the industry. Pay structure of the actors and actress has been different for many years , hope this trend helps to bridge the gap between.
Krishika Lulla says that its good that Bollywood actors are minimizing their pays, It would be better if they share profits from the movie after success. Some say that the advent of women-centric movies have gathered some
appreciation for female actresses in Bollywood. Hike in the remuneration of actresses can be considered as good change in the industry. Audience have also started to like female leads doing some good characters in the movies which has favored pay packs in recent times.