With the phenomenal success of SS Rajamouli's last directorial 'Baahubali: The Conclusion' has become a brand in itself and each of its character is now a household name. Indeed, as the movie is doing wonders at the box office, its cast is also minting crores. From the leading man Prabhas to supporting actress Ramaya Krishnan, each member of 'Baahubali 2' has charged a whopping about for this much awaited movie.
But you'll be surprised to know that it wasn't Prabhas who was the highest paid actor in the cast. Prabhas had played a double role of Amarendra Baahubali and his son Mahendra in the movie.
Interestingly, the highest paid member of 'Baahubali 2' was its director SS Rajamouli.
Yes! It's true.
According to the media reports, Rajamouli got a whopping amount of Rs 28 crore for the movie, whereas Prabhas had to settle for Rs 25 crore.
The movie has won accolades for Rajamouli and he is being praised for his phenomenal ccreativity and direction skills.
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Besides, 'Baahubali 2' has been doing an outstanding business in India and worldwide. The movie has not just beaten Aamir Khan and Salman Khan's 'Dangal' and 'Sultan' respectively, but has one become the first movie to touch the mark of Rs 400 crore. On the other hand, the Prabhas-starrer has also become the first movie to rake in a collection of over Rs 1000 crore worldwide that too in its first week of release.
Also starring Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia and Sathyaraj in key roles, 'Baahubali 2' was released on April 28 on 9000 screens across the world.