Top 10 Lowest Paid Bollywood Actors




  1. Abhishek Bachchan (2-2.5 crore per movie)

Abhishek Bachchan is the son of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan. Following his father’s footstep, he has also joined Bollywood as an actor. People have expected a lot from him since his father was a very talented actor. But unfortunately, he lacks the kind of talent,t his father posses and therefore he couldn’t do much as an actor. Currently, he ranks amongst the lowes,t paid actors of Bollywood who gets 2-2.5 crore per movie which is much lesser than many of his contemporary actors and actresses.

  1. Sunil Shetty(5 crore per movie)

Sunil Shetty has spent almost 20 years in Bollywood and during his career, he has delivered many hit and flop films. Unfortunately, most of his films have flopped at the Box Office as the audience at large has rejected his performance. Thus his value as an actor has decreased over the years and now a days it seems there are no takers for his films. Maybe it’s the right time for him to take retirement.

  1. Shahid Kapoor(8-10 crore per movie)

Sahid Kapoor is working in the film industry for almost a decade and during his career, he has seen many ups, and down. Most of his films have flopped and many of them one after the other. One hit film is almost always followed by a series of flops. This has almost become routine for this unfortunate actor. Thus he remains one of the most underrated actor who gets around 8-10 crore per movie.

  1. Sanjay Dutt(3-5 crore per movie)

Sanjay Dutt has an illustrative career in Bollywood which spanned for almost 40 years. During his career he has delivered, many moderately successful movies. Many of his well made films have failed badly at the Box Office. He has tried to make a comeback time and again but without much luck. Thus he has also become one of the most underrated actors in Bollywood who gets around 3-5 crore per movie.

  1. Tusshar Kapoor(2-3 crore per movie)

Tusshar Kapoor is the son of one of the most famous Bollywood actor of yesteryears i.e Jeetendra. Although Tusshar had made a promising debut in Bollywood with “Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai” in 2001 but he failed to make a mark after that. Most of his films have failed bitterly at the Box Office one after the other. His only success came from some of his comedy films like Golmaal where he has performed pretty well. It’s not surprising that he ranks amongst the lowest paid actors in Bollywood who gets around 2-3 crore per movie.

  1. Himesh Reshammiya (2 crore pre-movie)

Himesh Reshmiya started his career as a music artist and was quite successful. But his decision to join the film industry as an actor was a bad one. Although he did well with his first movie after that, there was a failure everywhere. He himself has admitted to the fact that he lacked the kind of dedication that is needed to become a successful actor. He is a much better musician than an actor and it would have been much better off if he would have fully devoted himself in music rather than venturing into the film industry as an actor.

  1. Akshay Khanna(2-3 crore per movie)

Akshay Khanna is the son of veteran actor Vinod Khanna. Following his father’s footstep he also entered Bollywood and people had high expectation from him. However, unlike his father, he proved to be a poor actor and doesn’t have the kind of talent his father had. He has failed miserably in his career in Bollywood. He has done 37 films in his 19 year career and most of his films flopped at the Box Office.

  1. Aftab Shivdasani(15 lakh per movie)

Aftab Shivdasani started his career with two back to back flop films. The trend continued through his career. In his career, he has made around 41 films half of which were a complete disaster and flopped bitterly at the Box Office. He has delivered only one or two hit in his entire career which spanned about 25 years.

  1. Jackky Bhaghani(2-3 crore per movie)

Jackky Bhaggani is the son of famous Bollywood producer Vashu Bhagnani who has produced many hit film but failed to make the right choice for his own son. His father tried his son for some films but most of them flopped at the Box Office. He made his debut with a flop but his second movie was a hit. But all the movies he made after that were a complete disaster. Therefore nowadays he has given up acting and helping his father in production.

  1. Fardeen Khan (10 lakh per movie)

Fardeen Khan is the son of famous Bollywood actor Firoz Khan. But unlike his father his son has failed to make a mark in Bollywood. In his 12 year career in Bollywood, he has made several films but failed to impress the audience. Most of the films flopped at the Box Office. Furthermore, he also got himself involved in a drug possession controversy which further damaged his career and reputation.