Deepika Padukone, who missed out the Forbes list of highest paid actresses this year is believed to be earning more than her co-stars of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next ‘Padmavati’.
If sources are to be believed, Deepika is getting Rs 3 crore more than Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor for ‘Padmavati’.
A source said, "There were a lot of speculations about the pay structure of Padmavati. However, Sanjay sir was clear that the film belongs to Deepika. The film is mounted on its female protagonist Deepika with the title being a testimony of the actress' investment in the project’’.
Adding further, source said, ’’As for the remuneration, Deepika has taken home a whopping 13 crore, while Ranveer and Shahid share equal digits that read close to 10 crores respectively’’.
Recently, Deepika could not make in the Top 10 list of this year Forbes’s list, but she was in the list of 2016 with an earning of $10 million.
Directed and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Padmavati’ also feature Aditi Rao Hydari, Jim Sarbh and Sonu Sood in pivotal roles.
The film is set to hit the theatres on November 17.