With the reboot of cinema, every Friday brings us interesting releases. This Friday, June 3 marked the release of one of Akshay Kumar’s most expensive periodical dramas. Samrat Prithviraj. Made on a big budget, Akshay Kumar charged a huge amount to play the lead role in the movie. Not only Akshay Kumar but other big actors have also charged high amount for playing cameo in movies. Check out the list of actors who charged crores for making cameo appearances in the movies.
Ajay Devgn to Akshay Kumar, 5 Actors Who Charged A Staggering Amount Worth Crores For A Few Minutes Roles In The Movie
1. Ajay Devgn in RRR and Gangubai Kathiawad
We will then see Ajay Devgn play the role of Syed Abdul Rahim, the manager of Indian football from 1950 to 1963, the coach considered to be the architect of Indian football. Ajay Devgn would charge a hefty remuneration for this film. Recently, the actor also made a cameo appearance in two movies that did pretty well at the box office. After Hum Dil From Chuke Sanam, he again teamed up with Sanjay Leela Bhansali to Gangubai Kathiawadi and portrays the role of Rahim Lala. Although her role length was quite short in the film, her character was vital as she was the force behind making Gangubai the powerful woman. To play Lala, he charged Rs 11 crores for the extended cameo, per DNA. The actor also recently made an appearance in SS Rajamouli RRR for which he charged Rs 35 crore for 7 days work, by ABP Live.
2. Alia Bhatt in RRR
Also joining the league of charging a high price for a cameo is Alia Bhatt who starred in Rajamouli’s RRR alongside Ram Charan and Jr NTR. Bhatt played the role of Sita who was Ram Charan’s love interest in the film. With less than 15 minutes of screen time, she won a paycheck of Rs 9 crore.
3. Sylvester Stallone in Kambakkht Ishq