Deepika Padukone is undoubtedly a woman of million dreams. The diva has gained immense popularity amongst the audience for all the right reasons. Be it her dimpled smile, her charming personality or her acting chops in the films, the actress in a favorite amongst the audience.
Adding to all the glory, Deepika is reportedly taking home a higher pay cheque for Padmavati than either of the two male leads, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor. The actress will be paid a whooping amount of 13 crores for the magnum opus film while both Ranveer and Shahid will be paid 10 crores. This is great news to news. Finally a woman is dominating a man’s world. Deepika has a higher star value deserves to be paid more.
A source close to the development of the film justified director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s decision of doing so and informed, “There were a lot of speculations about the pay structure of Padmavati. However, Sanjay sir was clear that the film belongs to Deepika. The film is mounted on its female protagonist Deepika with the title being a testimony of the actress’ investment in the project. As for the remuneration, Deepika has taken home a whopping 13 crore, while Ranveer and Shahid share equal digits that read close to 10 crores respectively.”