We all know that the glamour industry is a well-paying job and while we all know that our favourite film and television actors take home heavy pay cheques, these figures will make you envy their jobs more. While the figures in the film industry run in crores, some television actors also draw in lakhs on a daily basis. They work in the top shows, and with the kind of stardom they have, they also command a big price. Here are the 10 highest paid television celebrities from the current times, take a look…
10. Sanaya Irani: approximately Rs 45000/- per day
Actress Sanaya Irani, who we saw on some popular shows like Miley Jab Hum Tum and Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon, has been away from the small screen for a while now. And though the actress is lowest amongst the highest paid actors’ list, drawing Rs 45000/- per day, she is no less talented. In fact, from what we hear, Sanaya is soon going to be hosting a chat show and will also feature in a Vikram Bhatt film.
9. Shabir Ahluwalia: approximately between Rs 50000/- to Rs.75000/- per day
Actor Shabir Ahluwalia who is quite popular for his role as Abhishek Prem Mehra on Kumkum Bhagya, reportedly earns between Rs 50000/- to 75000/- a day. While his show might be a leading one on the small screen, the actor seems to be drawing a lesser sum as compared to other TV actors. Shabbir has also done a few films, namely Mission Istanbul and Shootout At Lokhandwala.
8. Drashti Dhami: approximately Rs 65000/- per day
One of the most loved TV actresses, Drashti Dhami has done some very popular shows on the small screen. In fact, she is the fourth highest paid TV actress in the industry, earning around Rs 65000/- per day. Currently, the actress is seen on the Colors TV show titled Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka.
7. Hina Khan: between Rs 90000/- to 1 lakh per day
Kasautii Zindagi Kay 2 vamp Komolika Chaubey aka Hina Khan, is one of the most celebrated actresses in the television industry. And she is the second highest paid actress from the small screen, reportedly earning around Rs 90000/- to a lakh on a daily basis. Yes, if you remember, during Bigg Boss 11, the actress was rumoured to be paid between Rs 8-9 lakhs per week. Now it is said that Hina is also venturing into films and will be soon doing a Vikram Bhatt movie.
6. Divyanka Tripathi: between Rs 90000/- to 1 lakh per day
Not only Hina Khan, but even Divyanka Tripathi draws a handsome amount per day. While the actress is at par with what Hina Khan makes, Divyanka is more popular on the small screen. She garnered a lot of fame with her character in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, and is currently hosting The Voice Season 3. Divyanka is the most followed actress on social media and will be venturing into the web-space with an ALT Balaji show.
5. Sakshi Tanwar: approximately Rs 1.25 lakhs per day
Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki actress Sakshi Tanwar has been quite celebrated on the small screen. And it is not surprising to find that she is the highest paid TV actress. Yes, the actress reportedly makes Rs 1.25 lakhs per day. She has been a part of show like Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki, Bade Acche Lagte Hai, etc. Sakshi also featured in Aamir Khan’s Dangal, and has now ventured into the web-space. She is seen in the web shows Karle Tu Bhi Mohabbat with Ram Kapoor and The Final Call.
4. Ronit Roy: between Rs 1.25-1.5 lakhs per day
There are no two ways about Ronit Roy’s acting prowess, playing some cult characters on the small screen; the actor was naturally expected to be amongst the top-five highest paid actors. After a successful run on the tube, with shows like Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kasautii Zidagi Kay, Adalat etc., Ronit has successfully ventured into films too. He is also doing a web-show now, titled Kehne Ko Humsafar Hai.
3. Nakuul Mehta: approximately Rs 1.5 lakhs per day
Nakuul has been TV’s blue-eyed boy for quite some time. And while the ladies drool over the actor, he is amongst the top five actors who make big money in the industry. Reportedly, Nakuul makes Rs 1.5 lakhs on a daily basis. He was last seen on the show Ishqbaaz that recently went off-air.
2. Vivian D’sena: Rs 2 lakhs per day
Considering the awards Vivian wins for his roles, it surely makes him someone who producers would invest in, and that is why he is the second highest paid actor in the telly world, making a cool Rs 2 lakhs per day. Vivian has been in the industry for more than a decade now and has done some very impressive shows. He is currently seen on one of the most progressive shows on TV called Shakti Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki.
1.Ravi Dubey: Rs 3 lakhs per day
Yes, Ravi Dubey is the highest paid TV actor at present, making our jaws drop too, the same as yours. The actor-turned-host-turned-producer makes a stupendous Rs 3 lakhs per day. Not just an actor, he has also been a host for some popular shows. In fact, in 2018, Ravi appeared on many shows and is also hosting Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs.
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