Bigg Boss is undoubtedly one of the most popular reality shows of Indian television. It is a big platform for celebrities to give a boost to their careers. The show has proved to be a turning point for many celebrities over the years.
Over the years, celebrities who have participated in Bigg Boss have taken home a fortune. They charge a bomb to stay inside the Bigg Boss house for three months and rightfully so.
Recently, the controversial reality show has taken over the TV screens with its 14th season. Insider account The Khabri has revealed the amount earned by Bigg Boss 14 contestants per week.
While recently evicted contestant Shehzad Deol was the lowest-paid housemate, Rubina Dilaik, reportedly, has signed the most lucrative deal with the makers of Bigg Boss.
However, the contracts signed by ‘seniors’ Sidharth Shukla, Gauahar Khan, and Hina Khan are significantly higher.
Here is what the Bigg Boss 14 housemates are making per week:
Shehzad Deol – ₹50k
Jaan Kumar Sanu – ₹80k
Rahul Vaidya – ₹1 lakh
Nikki Tamboli – ₹1.2 lakh
Pavitra Punia – ₹1.5 lakh
Abhinav Shukla – ₹1.5 lakh
Eijaz Khan – ₹1.8 lakh
Nishant Singh Malkani – ₹2 lakh
Sara Gurpal – ₹2 lakh
Jasmin Bhasin – ₹3 lakh
Rubina Dilaik – ₹5 lakh
Here’s what the seniors who were on the show for two weeks, which ended on Wednesday, earned for their stint:
Sidharth Shukla – ₹32 lakh
Hina Khan – ₹25 lakh
Gauhar Khan – ₹20 lakh
Although the insider account didn’t reveal the show’s host Salman Khan’s earnings from the show, the actor had recently said that he had taken a pay cut for the latest season of “Bigg Boss” so that his remuneration doesn’t add any pressure on the channel during COVID-19 times.