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Salman Khan charges Rs 13 crore per weekend for ‘Bigg Boss 13’

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Published on June 30, 2019 with No Comments

Salman got his debut film because of me !

“I never want to stop working, and I never say no to good work,” saidactor Jackie Shroff, who has had a packed 2019 so far. In his latest release, Bharat, he plays the role of Salman Khan’s father. Jackie shares an interesting story behind his casting in the film. “My equation with Salman has never changed. He remains a kid for me, ever since he was the assistant director in a film called Falak (1988). I remember carrying his photos to various directors including Subhash Ghai and others asking them to give him a break.He got his debut film Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988), because of these efforts. In his heart, he has always had respect for me. He has grown looking up to me, my boots, my jackets, my style. Since I have taken care of him as a father, he felt no one could be better than me to play the role of his father in Bharat,” he says.

The actor, who has been in the film industry for the last four decades with over 220 movies in 13 languages to his credit, was keen to try out the digital medium. Recently, he was appreciated for the role of a hardened criminal in the digital show, Criminal Justice. Jackie shares that he was glad people loved his role and adds “appreciation always matters”.

The thirteenth season of the popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss 13’ is round the corner and host and superstar Salman Khan is likely to charge a whopping amount of Rs 31 crore per weekend.

 ‘Bharat’ star will earn Rs 403 crore in 26 episodes. It is speculated that he may also produce the show. Last year, Salman charged Rs 12-14 crore per episode and was paid Rs 8 crore for each episode of ‘Bigg Boss 10’. This time his fees have been hiked.

This season will be special considering it will feature many common people. ‘Bigg Boss 10’ house may be shifted from the traditional Lonavala location. Few claims that the sets of Bigg Boss Marathi may be used for the upcoming season, while other suggested that the makers are erecting a new set in Film City, Mumbai.

The possible housemates of ‘Bigg Boss 13’ are Chunky Panday, Rajpal Yadav, Warina Hussain, Devoleena Bhattacharjee, Ankita Lokhande, Rakesh Vashisth, Mahika Sharma, Danny D, Jeet Chirag Paswan, Vijender Singh, Rahul Khandelwal, Himansh Kohli, Mahima Chaudhary, Meghna Malik, Mahaakshay Chakraborty, Dayanand Shetty, Faizy Boo, Ritu Beri, Sonal Chauhan, Fazilpuria and Siddharth Shukla, have been approached for the show.


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