Priyanka Chopra recently set fire to the stage with her performance at the IIFA awards in Madrid. She performed to a couple of dance numbers, choreographed by Shaimak Davar that included ‘Pinga’ from her latest superhit Bollywood film Bajirao Mastani. She also made her singing debut at IIFA 2016 .
After bagging international recognition through the American TV show Quantico and her Hollywood film Baywatch, Priyanka seems to have upped the amount she charges per performances.According to the Deccan Chronicle, Priyanka charged a handsome sum of INR 2 crores to perform.
Reports further revealed that while she was paid Rs. 2 crores to perform to Pinga song from her magnum opus Bajirao Mastani, Deepika Padukone who too is making her Hollywood debut opposite Vin Diesel was paid 13-14 lakhs less. OUCH! That must’ve hurt!
Priyanka not only bagged a huge amount of money, she was a complete winner that night at the IIFAs, picking up Best Supporting Actress for Bajirao Mastani.
As for male actors in Bollywood, sources reveal Salman Khan and Hrithik Roshan were paid about Rs 5 & 4 crores respectively for their on-stage performances. Looks like Priyanka Chopra still wasn’t the most expensive performer that night after all!
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