TOP 10 HIGHEST PAID INDIAN TV ACTORS

Ram Kapoor is an acclaimed and renowned television and film actor. Born on 1st September, 1973, he studied at Scottish High School in Mumbai, and Sherwood College, a boarding school in Nainital. He discovered his talent for acting early in his life and played the lead role in an annual theatrical production at school. He studied acting at the Stanislavski Academy in Los Angeles. He debuted on television in 1997 with his role in ‘Nyay’, and performed in Heena, Sangharsh, Kavita, and Ghar Ek Mandir. He played five characters in, The Fifty Days of War-Kargil, a play in New Delhi. He played diverse roles in Rishtey, Kabhi Aaye Na Judaai, Kehta Hai Dil, Awaz – Dil Se Dil Tak, Dhadkan, Bali, Manshaa, ...

Ronit Roy (Ronit Bose Roy) was born on 11th October 1965, in Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. He became a popular in the industry after his character “Rishabh Bajaj” in Ekta Kapoor’s Kasautii Zindagii Kay. He is a Bollywood actor and popular Indian Television actor, best known for his portrayal of Rishabh Bajaj, Mihir Virani and Aparajit Deb. He currently acting in the Hindi TV serial Adaalat as KD Pathak. Ronit Roy has been referred to as the Amitabh Bachchan of the TV screen and popularly known as “Big B” of small screen. He also owns a security business, providing security to Bollywood stars and production houses. Ronit has played the prestigious role of the legend...

Sakshi Tanwar is a leading Indian television and film actress, best known for her roles as Parvati in Star Plus’s 'Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii' and Priya in Sony Entertainment’s 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain'. She was born on 12th January 1973 in Alwar, Rajasthan. After graduating from college, she began her career in acting as a television anchor on Doordarshan. She debuted on television in ‘Dastoor’, and went on to be a part of ‘Ehsaas – Kahani Ek Ghar Ki’, ‘Bhanwar’, ‘X-Zone’, ‘Rajdhani’, ‘Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii’, ‘Kutumb’, ‘Devi’, ‘Sanjivani–A Medical Boon’, ‘Ab Ayega Maza...

Shivaji Satam is a famous Hindi and Marathi film and television actor, renowned for his role as A.C.P. Pradyuman in Sony TV’s hit crime drama, C.I.D.  Shivaji was born on 21st April 1950. After graduating in Chemistry and earning a diploma in Business Administration, he worked as a bank official in Mumbai. He would have become a cricketer, if it were not for a happy co-incidence that led him to pursue theatre when he was in college. He had is stage debut as Hambirao in the Marathi play, Raigadala Jenvha Jaag Yete and went on to perform in many plays like Swapna Eka Valyache and Mansala Dankh Maticha. He made his film debut in Kaiwari and his television debut in Rishte-Naate. On the small screen, ...

Ankita Lokhande was born on 19 December, 1984, in Indore to a Maharashtrian family. She has finished her schooling and college from Indore itself. Her father is a businessman and her mother is a housewife. Before working on Pavitra Rishta, she struggled a lot to get a decent break. Ankita got an opportunity to show her talent on Zee Cine superstar Ki Khoj in the year 2006, where she was chosen as one of the participants from Indore. Ankita Lokhande was supposed to have started her acting career with the show Bali Umar Ko Salaam in 2008 along with Jay Soni, but due to some unknown reason the show was dropped off. Ankita came into limelight when she took up the leading role of Archana in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta on Ze...

Mohit Raina is an Indian television actor, famous for his portrayal of Lord Shiva in Life OK’s 'Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev'. Born on 14th August 1982 in the UK, he was brought up in Jammu and Kashmir. Having graduated in commerce, he was planning to pursue a career as a Chartered Accountant, when he moved to Mumbai to take up modeling and acting. He came in the top 5 of all contestants in the Grasim Mister India 2005 contest. He had his television debut as Vikrant in Antariksh – Ek Amar Katha, and appeared as Shubham in Star Plus’s Bhabhi, before debuting on the big screen as Jai Kishan in Don Muthu Swami, which starred Mithun Chakraborty. He then played roles of Garv Rai in Chehra, Ris...

Karan Singh Grover is a famous Indian actor who is predominantly acting in commercials and television serials. He was born into a Sikh family from Haryana and moved to the Gulf for most of his formative years and spent a total of twelve years there before moving back to India. He did most of his schooling from the International Indian School of Dammam. In 2000, he started pursuing a Hotel Management degree from IHM, Mumbai. Karan was a multi-talented guy who was also into music passionately and even formed his band called the ‘Thousand Decibels.' Post graduation he moved in with his family in Muscat, Oman and worked at the Sheraton group of hotel...

Rashami Desai is a well-known television actress, model, and dancer, and is famous for her role as Tapasya on Colors TV’s hit soap opera, ‘Uttaran’. Born as Divya Desai on 4th August, 1986, in Nagaon, Assam, she studied in Ulubari High School and learnt the Kathak and Bharatnatyam styles of dance. She began acting at an early age and was featured in many Bhojpuri films, including Pyar Jab Kehu Se Hoi Jala, Kab Hoi Gauna Hammar, Balma Bada Naadan, Bambai Ki Laila Chapra Ka Chaila, Tohse Pyar Ba, and Sathi Sanghati. She also performed in the Hindi film, Yeh Lamhe Judaai Ke, and had cameo appearances in Dabangg 2 and the Assamese movie, Konnyadaan. She made her television debut in ‘Ra...

Drashti Dhami is a Bollywood model and television actress who acts in many television serials. She was born on January 10, 1985, and brought up in an orthodox Gujarati household in Bombay. She is widely known for her energy on the screen and the liveliness she brings to the shows she plays. She finished her studies at Mary Immaculate Girl’s High School in Mumbai and went on to complete an Arts Degree Major in Sociology at Mithibai College. Aside from being an actress, Drashti is also a renowned and talented model and dancer. She appeared in several advertisements before making her debut on television. She has acted in commercials for famous brands li...

Gaurav Chopra is a popular, stylish Hindi Television actor and is famous for his role of Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore on Colours TV’s soap opera 'Uttaran'. Born on 4th April 1979, his first appearance was as Ballu, the ghost, in kids’ series, Ruby Duby Hub Dub, aired on Sahara One in 2004. This was followed by his portrayal as Sandy in Zee TV’s 'Lavanya' and an appearance as the assassin, Gunshot, in Karma – Koi Aa Raha Hai Waqt Badalney, a superhero drama series aired on Star Plus.  He played the roles of Prem in Piya ka Ghar, Kabeer in Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Kapil Singhania in Ghar Ki Lakshmi Betiyaan, all of which aired on Zee TV. Gaurav Ch...