HYDERABAD: After the Telugu Film Industry had entered into 100 crore club with huge collections being collected across the country as well as overseas. Now the Top Tollywood actors like Prabhas, Mahesh Babu, Pawan Kalyan, Allu Arjuna, Jr NTR and Ram charan enjoy a huge fan base and are now demanding high remuneration depending upon their craze and fan base as per present market value. Let us have a look at the remuneration of the top six Tollywood actors, but these remunerations might be subjected to slight changes. This remuneration list is based on a news published in a leading Telugu website.
At present a few of the tollywood star heroes were also demanding huge remuneration which is almost equal to any Bollywood star.
Even though most of the top Tollywood heroes are now targeting pan-India image and to increase their market across the country. But Prabhas became the first pan-India star from tollywood with a huge success of Rajamouli masterpiece Baahubali. The star is making proper use of his craze and is now reportedly collecting Rs. 100 crore for each film. Prabhas teamed up with ‘Mahantai’ fame Nag Ashwin to star in a huge budget film, for which he had demanded a remuneration of approximately Rs 100 crore.
2) Mahesh Babu
Tollywood Superstar Mahesh Babu is reportedly the second highest paid actor in Tollywood after Prabhas. After Mahesh Babu’s Movie with director Anil Rabvipudi ‘Sarileru Neekevvaru’ collected approximately Rs 200 crore at box office Mahesh Babu had reportedly increased his remuneration from Rs 40 crore to Rs 80 crore now.
3) Pawan Kalyan
Powerstar Pawan Kalyan who had made a re-entry to Tollywood after a gap of 2 years is now busy with a series of three movies. His last movie ‘Agnyaathavaasi’ did not perform well at the box office. But still due to his huge fan base his remuneration has been increased by Rs 20 crore and now he is reportedly collecting approximately Rs 50 crore for each movie. Powerstar is acting in three films other than #PSPK29. Tollywood top directors like Krish and Harish Shankar lined up to direct the powerstar after completion of his Vakeel Saab shooting.
4) Allu Arjun
Even Tollywood stylish star Allu Arjun had also hiked his remuneration after the grand success of his recent movie “Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo” with Trivikram Srinivas. Allu ARjun is reportedly approximately collecting Rs 35 or each movie now.
5) Jr NTR
Tollywood young tiger Jr NTR last acted in a movie with Trivkram Srinavas ‘Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava’. But the film didn’t perform well at the box office and disappointed his fans. Now he is acting in Rajamoulis’s RRR movie along with Ram Charan. JR NTR is now collecting approximately Rs. 33 crore for each movie now.
6) Ram Charan
Tollywod Mega Power Star Ram Charan movie with Sukumar ‘Rangasthalam’ became a blockbuster success at the box office. This movie had collected 200 crore collections and set a record as the first film to achieve 200 crore collections in Ramcharan’s career. Meanwhile his last released movie Vinaya Vidheya Rama failed to impress the audience. Now Ram Charan is reportedly collecting Rs 33 crore for his upcoming movie RRR with Rajamouli.