In Bollywood, Akshay Kumar is one of the highest paid actors. Generally, Akshay Kumar takes a profit share of the movie. However, the rule is applied for full fledged characters only. Similar equation may not be seen with Ananad L Rai’s upcoming movie. In this movie, Akshay Kumar is expected to be seen in a very special role. Lead will be played by Sara Ali Khan and South Indian actor Dhanush.
According to our source, “Aanand L Rai required a leading superstar to step in for this extended guest appearance which is extremely impactful and pivotal to the film’s narrative. He had offered the film to Hrithik Roshan who eventually couldn’t do the project and then, Akshay accepted Rai’s offer because of his respect for the filmmaker. It’s not a very schedule heavy film and Akshay would be required for around two weeks for the shoot. He leaves for London next month for Bell Bottom, wraps up the film and once he’s back, he will dive into Rai’s film and Prithviraj almost back-to-back.”
From our source, we have come to know that Akshay Kumar has been paid a huge sum for his 14 days of shoot. It is said “The superstar has a fascination with number 9, which he considers as his lucky number. He always charges a fee that adds up to the number. Although he usually charges around Rs 1 crore a day for his film shoots, for Rai’s Atrangi Re, he has paid almost double. He received a whopping Rs 27 crore as his remuneration for the film.” However, the makers have not confirmed the news yet.
Casts of Bell Bottom which include Akshay Kumar, Huma Quereshi and Lara Dutta have already boarded flight for UK. It is going to be first Bollywood movie that is resuming their shooting abroad after COVID-19. Director of the movie Ranjit M. Tewari and producer Jackky Bhagnani have been spotted at the airport also. However, lead […]Read More