Salman Khan cracks a Rs 450 crore deal with Bigg Boss 14 makers? Trade experts have told a tabloid that Salman Khan has a cracked a deal of Rs 450 crore with Colors and Endemol.
All eyes are right now on Bigg Boss 14. Names like Nia Sharma, Pavitra Punia, Jasmin Bhasin, Aly Goni and others are reportedly finalised for the show. They will also bring last year’s contestants as they are trending till now. The source said, “Some social media influencers, including YouTube and former TikTok stars, are being roped in as contestants. Previous Bigg Boss participants Siddharth Shukla, Rashami Desai and Shehnaaz Gill also make an appearance.”
Salman Khan might end up as the highest earning Bollywood celeb of 2020 because of Bigg Boss 14. Sources have informed MiD-Day that he has cracked a deal of Rs 450 crore with Colors and Endemol India. We had been hearing that he was going to be paid Rs 250 crore for the upcoming season but trade experts say it is just too less for Bhai. The source told MiD-Day, “Salman had reportedly charged Rs 15.5 crore per episode last year. This time around, he has upped the price to Rs 20 crore per episode. While the three-month stint works out to Rs 480 crore, the makers and he agreed to seal the deal at Rs 450 crore. The amount is inclusive of his fees for promos and virtual press conferences. The producers at Endemol are willing to pay the remuneration as they know Salman is the primary reason for the show’s high TRPs.”
It seems Salman Khan will spending his Saturdays in Film City, Goregaon for the shoot. A luxurious chalet is being made for him. Bigg Boss 13 saw an extension of five weeks. The last season was the biggest blockbuster ever on the TRP charts. The source added that the contract included a cause about the season’s extension. He said, “The previous edition was extended by 10 episodes, with the actor charging Rs 7.5 crore per day. If the reality show doesn’t conclude this time within the agreed 12 weeks, Salman Khan’s team and the producers will sit down to discuss the additional remuneration.”