Females are no less than males nowadays. Though it is no competition between men and women, but society has actually made standards set for each category. And according to these standards, male actors are generally paid more than female. But to clarify this set standard game, in this article, we will be telling about the 5 times when Bollywood actresses who were paid more than their male co-stars. Here, have a look!
Bollywood Actresses Who Were Paid More Than Their Male Co-Stars
1) Deepika Padukone
Piku, a movie all of you must be aware of in which Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, and Irrfan Khan were the lead actors. Amitabh Bachchan ones gave an interview in which he revealed that Deepika was paid more than him for the film.
He also added that he was happy about it and understood that she had more part to play in the film.
2) Kareena Kapoor
According to a report in Deccan Chronicle, Kareena Kapoor Khan was paid more than his husband, Saif Ali Khan for the movie Kurbaan.
3) Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut, the Bollywood actress who always take the cinemas by storm with her wonderful acting and amazing choice of films. According to reports in a leading tabloid, Kangana was paid a huge amount of rupees 11 crores for the movie, Katti Batti. Which was way more than what her co-star, Imran Khan was paid
4) Madhuri Dixit
“Hum Apke Hai Kon” is surely everybody’s favorite movie of the 90’s. And during a gender equality campaign on Twitter, Anupam Kher revealed that Madhuri Dixit was paid more than Salman Khan for the film.
5) Deepika Padukone (Yet Again)
Yet again, Deepika Padukone is hitting the list.
She has been paid more than his co-stars, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor for the movie, Padmavat. According to the reports, Deepika was paid 13 crores. While Ranveer Singh got 11 crores and Shahid Kapoor got 10 crores.
So, these were the 5 times Bollywood actresses who were paid more than their male co-stars.
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