There has been a surge in the number of reality shows that are aired on TV and to make the show popular among the audience makers invite Bollywood celebs to either host the show or judge the show. Most popular among all is Salman Khan and Amitabh Bachchan who hosts their shows Bigg Boss and Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) respectively. Well, so far makers have not been able to find their replacement as they are doing a fab job by hosting their respective shows. They do not just make the entire show more fun, but we get to see a different side of the actors.
However, have you ever wondered why so many Bollywood’s biggies have suddenly flocked the small screen? Obviously, the reason behind this is they must be getting a hefty amount to appear on a small screen, but how much? Here, check out how much these B-town biggies are paid to either host or judge a reality TV show:
1. Amitabh Bachchan- KBC
The show that helped Shehansha to revive his career after he faced bankruptcy charges Rs 3.5 crore per episode.
2. Shah Rukh Khan-Ted Talk
To host the show SRK charges Rs 30 crore for a week.
3. Salman Khan-Bigg Boss 14
For upcoming season Radhe actor is reportedly charging Rs 16 crore per week.
4. Shilpa Shetty-Super Dancer
One of the judges of the dance-based reality show who never fails to impress the audience with her moves charges Rs 14 crore per week.
5. Anurag Basu-Super Dancer
Bollywood’s ace filmmaker who co-judges dance-based reality show with Shilpa and Geeta Kapoor charges Rs 7 crore per week.
6. Malaika Arora-India's Got Talent
Bollywood’s dancing diva charges Rs 1 crore for every season.
7. Kirron Kher-India's Got Talent
Bollywood’s veteran actor charges Rs 3 crore per season.
8. Madhuri Dixit-Jhalak Dikhla Jaa
Bollywood’s dancing queen charges Rs 1 crore.