Similar to Bollywood actors, OTT actors are currently earning substantial amounts of money, with some of them receiving crores as their remuneration.
Over the past few years, the viewership of OTT content in India has experienced significant growth, and actors such as Pankaj Tripathi, Manoj Bajpayee, Radhika Apte, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, and many others have made a notable impact in the OTT industry.
Several actors are delivering exceptional performances on OTT platforms and are prominently featured in top-notch shows and movies. Platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ Hotstar, ZEE5, and SonyLIV have gained immense popularity in India.
Similar to Bollywood actors, OTT actors are currently earning substantial amounts of money, with some of them receiving crores as their remuneration. Below is a list of some of the highest-paid OTT actors in India.
Ajay Devgn reportedly received a staggering Rs 125 crore for his OTT debut in ‘Rudra: The Edge of Darkness’.
Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan earned Rs 15 crore for his role in the first season of ‘Sacred Games’, which consisted of 8 episodes.
Pankaj Tripathi, a highly popular actor on OTT platforms, was said to have been paid Rs 12 crore for ‘Sacred Games’ and Rs 10 crore for ‘Mirzapur 2’.
Manoj Bajpayee, a renowned Bollywood star, charged Rs 10 crore for his involvement in the second season of ‘The Family Man’.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui reportedly earned Rs 10 crore for his role in the second season of ‘Sacred Games’.
It was reported that Radhika Apte received Rs 4 crore for her portrayal in ‘Sacred Games’.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu
Telugu cinema superstar Samantha Ruth Prabhu was said to have been paid Rs 4 crore for her role in the second season of ‘The Family Man’.