Salman Khan will be back with Bigg Boss 11. We had recently revealed as to how the actor's remuneration has become the topic of discussion. It was said that the actor is being paid a whooping amount, and is the highest paid Bollywood actor on Television.
Now according to the latest reports, Salman is now the highest paid actor on TV in the world? Read on to know how...
Salman Earned Crores By Doing Bigg Boss
According to Bollywood Hungama report, "It is said that Salman Khan charged around Rs 2.5 Crores per episode from Season 4 to Season 6 of Bigg Boss. Thereafter, he doubled his fees to Rs 5 Crores for Bigg Boss 7."
Salman’s Bigg Boss Paycheck
"For Bigg Boss 8, Salman Khan is estimated to have charged Rs 5.5 Crores per episode and for Bigg Boss 9, he increased his fees to Rs 7-8 Crores per episode. For the previous season 10 of Bigg Boss, he took home Rs 8 Crores per episode."
Salman Gets A Whopping Amount To Host Bigg Boss 11!
As we revealed, Salman has been paid a huge amount to host the show, as the makers didn't want to lose the star. According to Tellychakkar report, the actor is paid Rs 11 Crores per episode.
The show runs for three months and Salman makes two appearances every week, so he will end up earning Rs 88 Crores every month and Rs 264 crore in total, which is more than he earned last year. And if we include his Bollywood movies and advertisements earnings, it would be more.
Salman Beats Shahrukh Khan!
Thus, Salman will be taking the first spot that was occupied by Shahrukh Khan, who earns Rs 243 Crores!
How Much International TV Actors Earn?
According to HT report, "The world's highest paid television actors - Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Kunal Nayyar and Simon Helberg of The Big Bang Theory - make $900,000 per episode (Rs 5.75 Crores)."
If we go by the numbers, then Salman Khan is highest paid Bollywood actor on Television!
However, Colors denied the reports and called it rumours! The channel didn't reveal the exact figure on Salman's paycheck.