Mallika Sherawat is all set to become the highest ever paid actress
for an item song in the Tamil film history. The actress, who has
been signed to do the special number in Osthi, has reportedly
getting Rs 1.25 crore in the forthcoming Tamil movie, which is a
remake of Bollywood blockbuster Dabangg.
The Bollywood actress, who made her debut in Tamil movie with
Kamal Hassan's Dasavatharam, has been roped in for the
item number in Osthi. The makers of the film, who
approached many top B-town actresses like Katrina Kaif and Vidya
Balan, want to make it as big as its original song 'Munni badnaam
hui..', which was done by Malaika Arora Khan.
The special song on Mallika Sherawat, Silambarasan and Sonu Sood
will be shot at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad by this month end.
Thaman has scored the music for the peppy number. However, Simbu
has not revealed the price, which is paid for the actress.
Silamabarasan and Richa Gangopadhyay starrer Osthi will
hit the screens during Diwali.