Not just in the Bollywood industry, but even in the soap operas we do have actors who are earning more than the Bollywood actors. Gone are those days when television was once said to be small screen. Today Television has become huge and is giving equal competition to the counter parts in Bollywood. Not just with the production budget but the TV stars remuneration is at the par with our films stars. And there have been many debates whether they deserve the amount that they have been asking or not. Given here are the 10 TV actors who are earning more than the Bollywood actors per month.
Hina Khan – 1 Lakh to 1.25 per Episode
Who is bothered or will believe that Hina Khan always continues to have the same expression for each and everything. Hina Khan who is known as akshara from Yeh Rishta Kya Khelata hai gets a whooping amount of 1 lakh -1.25 per episode. She is also known to be one of the highest paid television actresses we have today.
Ronit Roy – 1.25 lakh per episode
He is an actor who has been switching sides from Bollywood industry to television. He is believed to be the favourite of Ekta Kapoor and tends to receive around 1.25 lakh per episode. Also it is believed that he has a policy which includes working just 15 days a month.
Karan Patel – 1 Lakh to 1.25 per episode
He was the best host of the show Gumrah. But we remember Karan Patel as Raman Bhalla from the serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. This man earns around 1 Lakh to 1.25 per episode.
Divyanka Tripathi – 80000 to 1 Lakh per Episode
Television most favourite Bahu, Divyanka Tripathi who is also known as Ishita or Ishi Maa in one of the hit shows of star plus Yeh Hai Mohabbatein earns around 8000 to 1 lakh per episode.
Saakshi Tanwar – Rs 80,000 approx per episode
It is believed that Saakshi Tanwar was Ekta Kapoor Protegee and still continues to be one of the favourite actresses of the Balaji Telefilms. Sakshi began her career in Doordarshan as an anchor and gained immense popularity for her portrayal as Parvati Aggarwal in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki. She demands around 80000 per episode.
Ankita Lokhande – 90,000 to 1.5 lakh per episode
The actress might have been absent from the scene right now. But her personal life and on off association actor Sushanth Singh Rajput has always kept her in the news. She is best known for the show Pavitra Rishta and demads around 90,000 to 1.5 lakh per episode.
Ram Kapoor – Rs. 1.25 lakh per episode
The actor is the costar with Sakshi’s in the serial Bade Achhe Lagte Hai. Ram Kapoor is also another favourite tv star of Ekta Kapoor. We recently seen him playing the role of Katrina Kaif’s funny father in the movie Baar Baar Dekho. And when on television he generally demands a whopping amount of Rs. 1.25 lakh per episode. He too follows the policy of shooting for only 15 days, and gives the remaining time to films and family.
Drashti Dhami – Rs 60,000 per episode
She is believed to be one of the most beautiful actresses seen on the Indian Television currently. Drashti is playing the role of Rani in the show Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani on Zee TV. And she receives an amount of Rs. 60,000 per episode for the same.
Mohit Raina – Rs 1 lakh per episode
Have you ever seen a Lord Shiva as handsome and Good Looking as him? No right. Well, none of us have actually seen! The actor with chiselled physique and killer looks is still remembered for playing the role of Shiva in Devon Ke Dev – Mahadev. Currently, he receives an amount of Rs. 1 lakh per episode for playing the the grown-up version of Ashok Samrat in Ashoka.
Shivaji Satham – Rs 1 lakh per episode
Shivaji Satham who always use to say this iconic dialogue Daya pata karo…on CID is today earning around Rs. 1 lakh per episode. Don’t get us wrong! He totally deserves such a huge amount, because he is one or say the major reason why this show has been running continuously for over 18 years now.
Acting has never been an easy job for any one of us. But if putting in some efforts and stretching a single plot for a longer period of time can make you turn rich, who would not mind to leave his job and try some luck on the television instead.