Mumbai. South cinema spends a lot of money on making films and on the fees of actors. Production houses don’t shy away from spending crores on big actors. There is news that a big star from South will be paid Rs 150 crore as fee for his next film. If this happens, this actor will become the highest paid actor than Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan. This big South project will feature many big actors and will be directed by the famous South director Shiva.
The year 2023 can be said to be good for South Cinema. Recently, the film ‘Jailor’, which was released in August, created a buzz on the big screen. Rajinikanth’s film did a business of more than 600 crores. At the same time, Atlee Kumar’s recently released film ‘Jawaan’ is also doing well in South. Meanwhile, there is news that south actor Thala Ajith has been offered a fee of 150 crore rupees. There is a lot of discussion about this in the South industry.
Audience loves Thala
Thala Ajith was recently seen in the movie Thunivu and the movie was loved by the audience. Ajith is a big name in South cinema and audiences love to watch him. This is the reason why producers do not hesitate to invest money on them. According to reports, Thala will be seen in a special role in the upcoming film directed by Ajith Shiv. The film will be produced under the banner of Sun Pictures. This is the same production house that recently distributed multi-crore gifts after the success of ‘Jailor’. In such a situation, if the news is to be believed, this production house is ready to pay Rs 150 crore as fee to Thala Ajith. However, no official information has come out regarding this. But it is being said that Ajith may be given a small part in the film.
Let us tell you that Shiva and Ajith have given 5 films together so far. The film will feature some other big actors from South. There are also plans to make an announcement regarding the film soon.
First published: September 18, 2023, 11:44 IST