Bigg Boss is the most awaited reality show for all avid TV watchers. The show grabs eyeballs from the very day of its announcement. It’s not just about the tasks or fights; rather it’s the life of the contestants that keeps viewers hooked and makes fans eager to know all the details about the show and the contestants. One of the most enquired for aspects is about the payouts. Needless to say that Bigg Boss is one of the most challenging, gruesome, and hectic TV shows for any participant. This is the reason show Producers shell out a significant amount to get contestants to participate. According to media reports, here is what the contestants are allegedly earning.
Note that the host Salman Khan is being paid 350 crore rupees for hosting the whole season of the show.
Among contestants, Jay Bhanushali is the highest paid contestant, whereas Simba Nagpal is the lowest. Reportedly, Jay will get a significant amount of rupees 11 lakh for every week he survives in the house.
Next in the list is Tejasswi Prakash who gets rupees 10 lakh per week.
Controversial singer Afsana Khan also will be paid rupees 10 lakh per week, whereas Karan Kundrra is being paid rupees 8 lakh. Shamita Shetty and Akasa Singh are going to get paid rupees 5 lakh each, whereas Donal Bisht and Vidhi Pandya will get rupees 4 lakh each.
Asim Riaz’s brother Umar Riaz is getting rupees 3 lakh per week, whereas Nishant Bhat, Pratik Sehajpal, Ieshaan Sehgal, Miesha Iyer, and Vishal Kotian will get rupees 2 lakh each.
Sahil Shroff is going to get rupees 1.5 lakh per week, and Simba Nagpal will get rupees 1 lakh.
Now with such attention grabbing amounts, all that remains to be seen is how long these celebrities manage to survive in the Bigg Boss house. One thing is certain that payouts of the Big Boss contestants are increasing year after year. Anyway, who do you think is the most deserving and undeserving contestant for the amount they are getting in the show? Comment and let us know.