The third movie of the ‘Race’ franchise, Race 3 is all set to release on Eid this year with none other than superstar Salman Khan in the lead. From the music to the action sequences, the film is promising nothing but entertainment for three hours straight. Besides Salman Khan, we will be seeing other Bollywood celebrities including Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Daisy Shah and Saqib Saleem in the multi-starrer film. The film has already created a lot of buzz even before its release and the fans are waiting desperately for the film to hit the screen.
As the stars are gearing up for its release, they are leaving no stones unturned for the promotion of the movie. But do you know how much salary these stars got for acting in this action-packed film? Apparently, sources have revealed that the other actors in Race 3 are getting quite less salary as compared to the lead superstar Salman Khan.
Don’t believe us? Read for yourself:
1. Saqib Saleem
Playing the character of ‘Suraj’, the quintessential actor Saqib Saleem has received Rs. 1.40 crore as salary for the film.
2. Aditya Pancholi
Salman Khan’s close friend and co-actor, Aditya Pancholi is playing one of the negative characters in the film and has charged Rs. 2 crore for his role.
3. Daisy Shah
We have already seen Daisy Shah with actor Salman Khan in the film ‘Jai Ho.’ They are really close friends and so, she got a role in Race 3 after the recommendation of ‘Bhaijaan’. For playing the role of ‘Sanjana’, the actress is got a whopping amount of Rs. 5.20 crore.
4. Bobby Deol
Apparently, Race 3 is said to be Bobby Deol’s comeback film in the industry and Salman Khan himself has given him the tag of ‘the main man’ in the film. Bobby will be seen acting as ‘Yash’ in the film for which he has charged Rs. 7.50 crore.
5. Jacqueline Fernandez
The actress has been a part of the second installment of the Race franchise as well. Jacqueline as ‘Jessica’ has been paired opposite Salman Khan in Race 3, for which she is receiving a staggering amount of Rs. 8 crore.
6. Anil Kapoor
Thankfully, Anil Kapoor is a part of the third film as well, as his comic timings were perfect in the first two installments of the trilogy. Anil Kapoor has charged Rs. 9 crore for playing the character of ‘Shamsher’ in the film.
7. Salman Khan
Last but definitely not the least, the superstar Salman Khan is playing the lead character of ‘Sikander’ in Race 3 and you will definitely be shocked to know how much he has charged for the role. ‘Bhaijaan’ has charged a staggering amount of Rs. 60 crore for playing the main character in the film. And this is not it! The actor will receive 35 per cent of the film’s earnings as well!
Well, Salman Khan is one of the highest paid actors in the industry. So, the salary sounds about right! What do you think?