Salman Khan is likely to be the highest paid actor of the B-Town. If reports are to be believed then, the filmmaker Karan Johar is paying the huge amount of Rs. 150 Crore to Salman for the film Shuddhi.
Sources was quoted saying, "Firstly Salman has asked for the entire first week's worldwide collection as part of his fee. Secondly, Salman asked and got 40 percent of the satellite rights of Shuddhi. And finally from the accrued profits of the film Salman will get 20 percent, while Dharma will walk away with 80 percent."
Seems that filmmaker Karan Johar is paying the price for his friendship with superstar Shahrukh Khan. Salman is currently enjoying the success of his recently released film Kick, which has crossed the 100 Crore mark within three days of its release.
Shuddhi is the dream project of the Dharma Production was getting late because from a long time. Earlier, actor Hrithik Roshan opted out of the film due to his ill health, after which actress Kareena Kapoor also walked out of the project.