These Top 8 Television Stars Charge More Than Bollywood Actors

The fat pay cheques and luxury life of Bollywood actors have always attracted our attention. But nowadays the top television stars are not far behind them. There have been many debates so far if the amount charged by television actors is way too much.

But one can’t deny the fact that they work for more number of days and under more intense conditions. So that’s absolutely fine if the top television stars charge a whopping amount. Have a look at how much they charge for per episode.

1. Kapil Sharma: 60-80 lakhs per episode


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He is probably the first and the only comedian of Indian Television who has a comedy show on his name. Earlier his show Comedy Night With Kapil was a super hit. After some problems with the Colors Channel Kapil started a new comedy show on Sony Entertainment channel “The Kapil Sharma Show”. He charges a whopping amount of Rs 60-80 lakhs per episode.

2. Sunil Grover: Rs 10-12 Lakhs per episode


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He is more popular as his character as Dr. Mashoor Gulati and Gutthi. Sunil Grover is one of the best comedians of the Indian television. He charges between Rs 10-12 lakh per episode.

3. Drashti Dhami: Rs 1 lakh per episode


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The Jhalak Dikhlaja Winner Drashti Dhami now comes on her new show Pardes Me Hai Mera Dil. She charges Rs 1 lakh per episode.

4. Divyanka Tripathi: Rs 1 lakh per episode


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She is one of the most loved bahus of television. Divyanka plays the role of Ishita in Ye hai Mohabbatein and charges Rs 1 lakh per episode.

5. Karan Patel: Rs 1-1.25 lakhs per episode


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In the beginning of the serial Ye Hai Mohabbatein, he was portrayed as a mean character. But as the show moved forward, he was given very adorable dialogues and loving scenes. He charges Rs1 -1.25 lakhs per episode.

6. Hina Khan: Rs 1-1.25 lakhs per episode


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She is by far the prettiest actresses of the Indian television. Hina Khan or we should better say Akshara charges a whopping amount of Rs1-1.25 lakhs per episode.

7. Shivaji Satham: Rs 1 lakh per episode


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“Kuch to gadbadh he Daya” For this iconic dialogue the makers of the show has to pay Rs1 lakh per episode to Shivaji Satham.

8. Mohit Raina-Rs 1.85 lakhs per episode.


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He rose to fame with his on-screen character of Lord Shiva in Devon Ke Dev- Mahadev. Mohit Raina has a huge female fan base swooning over his physique. Currently, he is essaying the role of Ashoka in Chakravartin Ashoka Samra and receives Rs 1.85 lakhs per episode.