The popularity and glamour TV actors relish comes at stake of real tough sacrifices they make in their lives. As they decide to embark their steps into the daily soap industry, leaving apart personal life and holidays comes along subsequently with it. Working for 15 hours a day, waking up for 2-3 days with no trace of sleep at all and not being able to meet friends and family becomes a routine for them due to the tight packed schedules. Well, well, well! All this is worth it! Apart from the abundant love and popularity, they earn hefty amounts too.
Here, we bring to you a list of the highest paid actors of our TV screens!
- Karan Patel – The ‘Ye Hain Mohabbatein’ star earns Rs. 1.10 Lakhs approx. per day and is currently the highest paid actor in the TV industry. He plays the role of ‘Raman Bhalla’, a Punjabi business man in the show and stars opposite Divyanka Tripathi in this romantic family show. Produced under the banner of Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor; this serial is one of the most watched TV show at the present and is always in the competition to win maximum TRP.
- Ronit Roy – Got famous with his role in Balaji Telefilms’ production ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’ as Mihir. The actor’s career has witnessed a steep hike since then. Known for his excellent acting skills and experience in acting line, the actor can easily be spotted playing significant roles in Bollywood movies. Talking about his charges, well he earns Rs. 1.25 Lakhs for each day.
- Ram Kapoor – Been a face of many Ekta Kapoor shows. Ram Kapoor has reached a level where he apparently earns Rs 1.25 for a single day. The actor was last on TV seen as a lead role in ‘Bade Acche Lagte Hain’ opposite Sakshi Tanwar. However, he is also being offered several roles in big budget Bollywood films. Sources say, that he tends to work for 15 days in a month.
- Karan Singh Grover – This chocolate boy became a buss as he won hearts of millions of girls, soon after his ‘Dill Mil Gaye’ aired on television. Known for his hot looks and charming personality and ofcourse the acting skills; the actor is now married to Bipasha Basu. Karan Singh Grover approximately earns Rs 80,000 per day. On television, the actor was last seen playing the lead role in ‘Qubool Hai’. However, now the actor has paved his way to the films and has already been acted in ‘Alone’ and ‘Hate Story 3’. He is now gearing up for his next film, ‘Three Dev’.
- Shivaji Satam – Our very own, ACP Pradyuman is also among the highest paid television actors. The highly experienced and well deserved actor has won hearts of millions of Indian since his show CID started. Like mainstream actors, he also earns around Rs1 Lakh per day.
Shabbir Ahluwalia, Karan Mehra of Ye Rishta Kya Kehlaata Hai, Gaurav Chopra and Mohit Raina are also among the list! J