Salman Khan's most controversial TV show Bigg Boss Season 13 will make its grand premiere on September 29, Sunday. Ahead of its first episode various reports, rumours and speculations have been flying wild in the media about the contestants apperaing in teh show, events that have been planned, love traingles that would be orchestered and also he fees charged by the celebs for their stay apart from the winning amount. .
A Pinkvilla report doing the rounds on social media lately suggests that Rashami Desai who is entering teh house with beau Arhaan Khan is the higgest paid celebrity in the house. “Rashami is also being paid a colossal amount of 1.2 crore (approx) for her stay inside the house. Rashami too is pretty excited especially with the whopping amount she is getting paid,” a source said.
Remunerations that contestants get to be on the show depends on the following they enjoy otherwise and needless to say Rashami has a great fan base owing to her popular characters on TV soaps from Uttran to Dil Se Dil Tak. Also considering the fact the TV celebs have taken away the trophy for most of the seasons and she has given her consent to get married in the show, the amount doesnt come as a shocker.With the show set to come back on the small screen soon, here are the highest paid contestants of all seasons.
* DIPIKA KAKAR
The Sasural Simar Ka star won season 12 of the show, and reportedly got Rs 15 lakh per week.
* HINA KHAN
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai star Hina Khan, who was one of finalists of Bigg Boss 11, apparently got around Rs 8 lakh per week.
* SHILPA SHINDE
The season 11 winner brought lots of drama to the show, and Shilpa was paid approximately Rs 6 to 7 lakh per week.
* VIKAS GUPTA
He was the most controversial contestant of season 11. He was apparently paid Rs 6 to 6.5 lakh per week.
* ANUP JALOTA
The singer came in the house with Jasleen Matharu as a 'jodi' in season 12. It is reported that he got Rs 40 lakh per week.
* KARANVIR BOHRA
He was in Bigg Boss Season 12, and apparently charged Rs 20 lakh per week for staying in the house.
* S. SREESANTH
Former Indian cricketer Sreesanth, who lost the Bigg Boss 12 trophy to actress Dipika Kakar, reportedly got Rs 50 lakh per week.
* SHWETA TIWARI
Television star Shweta Tiwari, who would go on to win Bigg Boss season 4, received Rs 5 lakh for her stay per week, according to reports. She is still remembered for her fights with Dolly Bindra.
* RIMI SEN
The Dhoom actress was reportedly paid a whopping Rs. 2 crore as signing amount, although she failed to generate much controversy once inside the house.
* PAMELA ANDERSON
The Baywatch star added glitz to desi small screen with her brief appearance on Bigg Boss 4. She was reportedly paid Rs 2.5 crore for her three-day stay in the house.
* BANI J
Veejay Bani appeared on season 10 of Bigg Boss, and went on to become runner up. It is believed that she was paid Rs 1.5 crore for her stint in the show.
* KARISHMA TANNA
The actress, who became talk of the tinsel town after her link-up with actor Upen Patel, got close to Rs 10 lakh per week, claim several reports.
* TANISHAA MUKERJI
Actress Tanishaa Mukerji made waves with her fights as well as romance rumours with actor Armaan Kohli. She received Rs 7.5 lakh per week, reports state.
Meanwhile, the pictures of the Bigg Boss house is designer by Art director Omang Kumaar is here and two official promos were released in which Siddharth Shukla and Devoleena Bhattacharjee are seen making their presence felt. According to several reports, Koena Mitra, Vivian Dsena and Shivin Narang will also be part of the show.