Highest paid Actors of Bollywood 2021: Know how much Bollywood Actors charge for a movie

Highest paid Actors of Bollywood 2021: Know how much Bollywood Actors charge for a movie

Written by Moli Mishra, In General, Published On
August 4, 2021

There are a lot of movies released every year. We all are crazy about watching the latest movies on different sites like Movierulz2 and torlock movies etc. But have you ever wanted to know how much the actors charge for a movie? Are you also interested in knowing who are the highest-paid actors of Bollywood?

Usually, the fees of the actors depend on various factors like their popularity, past successes, skills, and casting demand. Few actors have managed to get that position in the industry and they charge big amounts for their time and skills. So, let’s talk about the highest-paid actors of Bollywood in 2021.

Highest paid Actors of Bollywood 2021

  • Akshay Kumar


Akshay Kumar’s real name is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia. He was born in a Punjabi family. He holds a black belt in Taekwondo. He has struggled a lot with his acting career. His first movie was ‘Deedar’ which was released in 1922. With time he got a huge fan base and now according to a report in Bollywood Hungama, Akshay Kumar charges around 135 crores per movie. Considering his popularity, he is on the list of highest-paid actors.

  • Salman Khan

salman khan

Salman Khan belongs to a very famed Bollywood family. Salman Khan has learned to act after his graduation. His first movie was ‘Biwi ho to visit which was released in 1988. He donates one part of his earnings to an NGO named “Being Human”. Salman Khan charges around 70-75 crores per film and a share in the profit.

  • Shahrukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan

Many people are dying heart fans of Shahrukh Khan and he is well known as ‘King Khan’. His first film was ‘Deewana’ but before that, he has worked in many TV serials.  In 2021, Shahrukh Khan signed a 45 percent profit-sharing agreement excluding Red Chillies production which means the higher the profit the higher he will earn. Earlier, he used to charge around 50 crores per movie.

  • Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan is the most effective actor in Bollywood. He first appeared in his uncle’s movie in childhood. His first movie was ‘Qayamat Se QayamatTak’ in 1988. He is one of the actors who is honored with ‘Padma Shri’ and ‘Padma Bushan’. He is also known as Mr. Perfectionist. He earns about 75-85 crores per film. Technically, he doesn’t charge for movies after promotion and advertisement and once the producer recovers his money and everyone gets their fees then he goes for the percentage of profit.

  • Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan is the hottest actor of Bollywood and a superb dancer as well. His first movie was ‘Kaho Na Pyarhai’ but before that, he has worked in many movies as a child actor. He is an inspiration for many fitness freaks because of his muscles and he is also the owner of famous clothing brand HRX. He charges 50-60 crores per film.

  • Ranveer Singh

Ranveer Singh

Ranveer Singh Bhanvani who is known for his unique looks has started his career from acting in advertisements. His first film was ‘ Band Baja Barat’ which was released in 2010. He has been awarded many awards including four Filmfare awards. He usually charges 35-40 crores per film but he has reduced it by 40-50% due to the pandemic.

  • Ajay Devgan

Ajay Devgan

Ajay Devgan is an outstanding actor of Bollywood who started his career with the film ‘PhoolAurKaante’. He has been awarded many Filmfare awards. He is the first actor who has his own private jet. He charges around 32-50 crores per film.

The Final Words

These are the highest-paid actors of Bollywood. But as the movies are uploaded on pirated sites like Tamil play and torlock movies, due to these sites the film industry has to bear a huge loss. Therefore, we should watch them from legal platforms considering the film budget.

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