Here is one thing every fan in kollywood would love to know, how much does their Favourite Hero get for a movie , how much does his competitor get ? A Leading tamil magazine has published a complete salary report featuring all the leading actor and actresses of kollywood. Here is the Report
- Rajinikanth - 46 Crores : 23 Crores for Enthiran , For Kochadaiyaan the amount of profit will be given as salary , AGS are reported to have offered 46 crores as salary for their next movie.
- Kamal Haasan - 25 Crores : He was offered 10 crore for Dasavatharam, but after the Massive success of Vishwaroopam , the salary is now fixed at 25 crores.
- Vijay - 18 Crores : Vijay had received 11 crores for Thuppaki, 14 crores for Thalaivaa and 16 crores for Jilla. For A.R Murugadoss project he is said to recieve 18 crores.
- Ajith - 12 Crores : 12 Crores for Billa 2 . No salary fixed for AM Rathanam Project yet , For Siruthai Siva movie 18 Crores
- Suriya - 23 Crores : Salary 7 crores but including the 16 crores he received for the Telugu dubbing rights its 23 crores. Surya usually recieves his salary plus the telugu dubbing rights which averages around 10-12 crores.
- Vikram - 11-12 crores : For Thandanam he was paid 12 crores and but after his series of flops he recieved 11 crores for Shankar's I
- STR - 7 Crore : 6 Crore for Poda Podi and now 7 crores for Vaalu & Vettai Mannan
- Dhanush - 7 Crore : Dhanush is reportedly to be flexible with his salary , he got 7 crores for Mariyaan
- Jiiva - 6 Crore : 3.5 crores for Neethane En Ponvasantham , Now salary fixed at 6 Crores.
- Jeyam Ravi - 4.5 Crores : 3 Crore for Aadhi Bhagavan and for Boolagam 4.5 Crores
- Vishal - 8 Crores : 5 Crore as salary and 3 crores for Telugu dubbing rights
- Arya - 4.5 crores
- Karthi 13 Crores : Salary 6 Crores and the telugu dubbing rights of 7 crores
- Vijay Sethupathi - 1.25 crores
The Salary Report of Actress :
- Nayanthara - 2 crores for Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal
- Anushka - 1.5 crores , she recieved 2.20 crores together for Singam 2 and Alex Pandiyan
- Samantha - 1 crore
- Kajal Agarwal - 1 crore : 70 Lakhs for Thuppaki , now demanding 1 crore
- Shruti Haasan - 1 Crore after Success for Gabbar Singh
- Tamannah - 70 Lakhs : Ajith Siruthai Siva project
- Trisha - 60 lakhs
- Anjali - 30 Lakhs in tamil & 50 Lakhs in Telugu