Once called the “Small Screen,” Indian Television is not so small nowadays. We do criticize that how Simar turns into a fly or how Mihir gets back after dying. We also end up watching all these shows which we criticize sometimes or the other. Our TV celebs are equally popular in our country as much as our Bollywood stars. But you will be shocked to read that some of these beloved actors end up earning more than our Bollywood celebs. Let’s look at some TV actors and their earning per episode:
The best bahu of Star Plus Ishita or Ishi Ma as she is often referred to, is one of the highest paid actors on TV. She earns around INR 80,000 to 1,00,000 per episode
With wife comes her husband,
Yeh Hai Mohabbatein Star Raman Bhalla earns a whopping 1 lakh to 1.25 lakh per episode.
Another jewel from Ekta Kapoor’s bucket, Ram Kapoor who was last seen in
Baar Baar Dekho reportedly got 1.25 lakh per episode for Bade Ache Lagte Hain.
One of the most beautiful actresses on TV nowadays. Drashti is right now playing the role of Naina in Star Plus’s show Pardes. She demanded a whopping INR 60,000 per episode for this show.
The Shiv Ji of Indian Television, Mohit was seen playing the role of Lord Shiva earlier, and now he plays the role of Ashok Samrat. For his new show, he gets 1 lakh per episode.
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“Kuch toh gadbad hai…” these lines and all of us will get memories remembering our beloved ACP Pradyuman. He earns around 1 lakh per episode. And according to us he totally deserves it as he is the reason we are gripped to our TV sets watching CID for 28 years now.
Mother of our “Geeta-Babita” (Dangal), Sakshi was last seen on TV in Ekta Kapoor’s show Bade Ache Lagte Hai. She demands whopping INR 80,000 per episode on TV.
She may have left the small screen to give time to her personal life. The most beloved character of Indian TV shows Akshara is one of the highest paid female actors of TV. She earns around 1 to 1.25 lakh per episode.
Ronit, last seen in
Hrithik Roshan starred Kaabil as the villain, receives INR 1.25 lakh per episode on TV. He also has a policy where he works for only 15 days a month.
Kapil has undoubtedly conquered the Indian TV with his antics in his show. He earns a deserving 60 to 80 lakh per episode for his show.