The time was gone when the television was called as a small screen. These days it is giving a huge competition to the massive Bollywood industry. In fact, you will be surprised to know there are many TV actors who are earning more amount as compared to the Bollywood actors.
These days the production budget is really high in TV series. The TV actors have to for outdoor shoots, wear designer clothes which leads to a high budget TV serial. Even the salary of per episode is really high when compared with Bollywood actors.
No doubt we many times criticize the never-ending Daily soaps and overacting of TV actors. But we have to admit this that it is we only who raise the TRP of their serials. No matter how much we criticise them but we always love to see such dramas. The melodrama, overacting and long duration of the serial are some of the reasons for increasing TRPS and so their high earnings.
In this article, I am going to brief you about some rich TV stars who actually earns more than the Bollywood stars. So I am going to tell you how much these highly melodramatic TV actors charge for their per episode-
1. Divyanka Tripathi
A small town girl divyanka Tripathi earns hearts of millions by playing a role of Ishi maa in the serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. She is recognized as a one of the most beautiful and favorite Bahu, Maa, and wife. Do you know this TV actor charge the producers for per episode? Her per episode charge is 80,000 – 1 lakh per episode.
2. Hina Khan
You will be surprised to know the earnings of Hina Khan who created a lot of buzz through the Big Boss. She is also on the list of top most beautiful Indian women after Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. She only performed in one Serial Yeh Rishta Kya kehlata hai of Star plus and gained an immense popularity. This TV actor who is famous for giving the same expression in every emotion, one who is known for overacting earned a large amount in every episode. Hina aka Akshara peer day salary is around Rs 1 lakh to 1.25 lakh per episode.
3. Karan Patel
Not just Ishita aka divyanka Tripathi is famous to earns more, in fact, his on-screen husband Raman Bhalla aka Karan Patel also adds a lump sum amount in his pocket per episode. He is not only known for hi9s acting but also for his hosting skills. He hosts the most popular Gumrah of channel V. This handsome Tv actor earns around Rs 1 lakh -1.25 lakh for every episode he performed in a serial.
4. Ankita Lokhande
Ankita lokhande was popularly known as Archana of Pavitra Rishta and ex-girlfriend of Sushant sigh Rajput also charge high for every episode of serial. Though she is absent from few years her personal life and rumors with Sushant sigh Rajput always keep her in the news. However, she recently broke up with the actor. She became popular from the TV show Pavitra Rishta of Zee TV. Ankita demands in between Rs 90,000- 1.5 lakh per episode and also for TV appearances. The net worth of Ankita is around the US $ 3 million.
We are aware of many TV actors who switched from TV serials to film industry. There are many such as Shahrukh Khan, mount Roy, Sushant sigh Rajput, Prachi Desai etc. Do you know there is one actor who did something unusual and totally opposite to other TV actors? He is none other than our favorite Ronit Roy who is popularly known as Mr. Bajaj of famous TV serial Kasauti Zindagi ki of star plus. He is the one who first came into Bollywood industry then switches to TV industry. He is said to be one of Ekta Kapoor’s favorite TV actor. Ronit earned around Rs. 1.25 lakh to 2 lakhs per episode. Also, he has a policy that allows him to work for only 15 days a month. Now he is not just famous in Tv serials but also gained popularity through his superb performance in movies such as Udaan, Ugly and 2 states.
You must be aware of Parvati bahu of Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki, the wife of Amir Khan in Dangal. She is not the other than Sakshi tanwar. She is the most famous Indian Drama of Starplus.
Saakshi is not just Ekta Kapoor follower but also a most favored actress for Balaji Telefilms. She comes under the list of most versatile TV actors. She is the luckiest actress as she got the chance to work with the most perfectionist actor Amir Khan in Dangal which was A huge hit.
Saakshi charges Rs. 80,000 to 1 lakh per episode for television. The current net worth of this TV actor is said to be around the US $2 million. She owns a Volvo S90, which cost around Rs. 60 lakhs.
Ram Kapoor who is the most favorite of Television queen Ekta Kapoor. This actor not only gained popularity in TV serials but will soon become favorite of Bollywood directors as well. He recently came in various hit movies. It includes Student of the year, Baar Baar Dekho, Mere Dad Ki Maruti etc. this television actor demand around Rs. 1.25 lakh per episode on television. Since he becomes so popular in Bollywood industry, he shoots only for 15 days for TV serials. All the other days he assigned to the films projects. Ram Kapoor is known for his versatility due to which he left a mark all the serials he performed on TV.
8- Kapil Sharma
We all are aware of Kapil Sharma who made us laugh on every word he uttered in the most comedy serial comedy knights with Kapil. He earned a special place in the hearts of every Indian due to his excellent comic timings. Do you know this small town boy is one of the highest earning TV actors? His net worth is calculated to be around the US $30 million.
He demands around 1 crore per episode for his show The Kapil Sharma Show. He is not just earning trough TV serials but also earns through various endorsements. This includes famous brands like OLX, Honda and Policy Bazaar. He owns flat in the super posh area of Mumbai that is Andheri West. He also owns a Mercedes Benz S350 CDI also Range Volvo XC 90 and Rover Evoque SD4.
Shivaji Satam who is popularly known as ACP Pradhyuman of CID is one of the most respected TV actors in the small screen. He played a most important role in one of the longest TV series CID of Sony. The Hindi and Marathi cinema actor was actually posted as a cashier in the Central Bank of India.
You will be surprised to know that he is one of the highest earning TV actors in the television industry. His net worth is estimated to be upwards of US $5 million. He demands around Rs. 1 lakh per episode of CID. His outstanding performance in the CID makes this serial a super hit and aired on Sony channel for over 18 years.
Do you know about a person who plays a Lord Shiva character in Devon Ke Dev – Mahadev serial of Life Ok. He is one of the most famous TV actors who has a huge female fan following. Formed physique and awesome looks impressed all across the world. He charges around Rs. 1 lakh per for every episode of TV serials he works in. These days he is playing a role of King Ashoka that aired On Colors TV.
These actors do a lot of hard work in order to get this high amount. It is the hard work of days and nights. So they definitely deserve this high amount for entertaining us.