There are frequent questions about the remuneration of Bollywood actors. Deepika took more remuneration than Shahid Kapoor for her film Padmavat. This was disclosed by Deepika herself in an interview. From then on, Deepika was considered one of the industry’s most expensive actresses.
But now news is that Kangana Ranaut’s performance in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi reportedly earned her an amount that entered the actress into the list of highest paid actresses in Bollywood, leaving behind actresses like Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt and more.
‘Manikarnika’, the period drama will focus on Rani Laxmibai’s fight against British colonisers during the 1957 Mutiny. Apart from Kangana, The Queen of Jhansi’s supporting cast includes Jisshu Sengupta, Suresh Oberoi and Atul Kulkarni, who will be seen as Ramachandra Pandurang Tope, popularly known as Tatya Tope.