The makers of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa are reportedly paying
the new judges Shahid Kapoor way more than what they
paid the Dhak Dhak girl, Madhuri Dixit, for the previous
A leading website has reported saying the Haider actor is getting
paid a whopping Rs 1.75 crore per episode for Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8 while
the elegant actress was paid Rs 1 crore per episode for the three
seasons she judged.
Shahid is replacing Madhuri and Ganesh Hegde is replacing Remo
D'Souza as the new judges in the forthcoming celebrity dance
reality show. Karan Johar is going to be the only judge who was on
the show previously.
The makers are shelling riches not only on the judges but are
also reported to be paying the host of the show, Manish Paul, a
substantial amount of Rs 1 crore for the season. How much Karan and
Ganesh are going to be paid is yet to be known.
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa is one of
the most popular celebrity dance reality show where a popular
celebrity is paired with a choreographer and are pitted against
each other to compete and survive rounds of competition to emerge a
winner at the final stage.