(Web Desk) – There has always been debate on amounts of money a Bollywood diva charged per movie and there is also an incessant debate going on whether female actress should be paid same amount of money as paid to their male counterparts.
However, the gap between wages of male and female actors is shrinking rapidly. Below is the list of top five highest paid Bollywood actresses.
With back to back hits to her name, the Padmavat star charges INR14 to INR 16 crore per movie. The actress has also busy schedule in Hollywood and would be seen next in Vishal Bhardwaj s tentatively titled Sapna Didi.
The Queen of the Bollywood actress charges whooping INR11 crore INR12 crore. She would next appear in the history drama Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
The multi-talented Priyanka Chopra charges whopping INR 9 crore to INR 10 crore per movie. Reportedly Priyanka charged Rs 1 crore per minute for her performance at an event in Mumbai.
Kareena Kapoor Khan
Bebo has been ruling Bollywood for over a decade and she reportedly charges about Rs 8 to 9 crore per film. Kareena will soon be making her comeback in Bollywood with Shashanka Ghosh s Veere Di Wedding
Vidya Balan has lived up to her every character on the big screen. Be it playing the bold Silk Smitha or the bubbly housewife in Tumhari Sulu Vidya Balan has nailed it in every character. The actress reportedly charges around Rs 6-7 crore for every movie.