It seems Salman Khan has decided to catch up on his counterparts Aamir Khan and Shahrukh Khan, who have been paid huge amount for their films. Riding on the back-to-back success of his films Dabangg and Ready, the actor has reportedly hiked his fee to Rs.50 crore.
Sources said that Salman has been charging only Rs.40 crore per film till date. However, his command at the box-office following the success of his recent releases has pumped in lots of confidence. Now, he is said to have decided to charge Rs.50 crore per film in the days to come.
It is said that Salman has not only hiked his fee but also has started taking interest in the unit of the film and the cast. He has reportedly recommended two directors to producer Bhushan Kumar for his next film. It is also reported that he insisted on working with his Dabangg heroine Sonakshi Sinha for Kick and even recommending his good friend Zarine Khan to film producers.
Producer Bhushan Kumar admitted that they are re-negotiating Salman"s fee but the exact figure has not being revealed. Salman means business!