Do you think that TV actors are underpaid? Do you think they earn less as compared to Bollywood celebrities? If you think that TV actors are talented but underpaid, then you are absolutely wrong. They are not underpaid. There are many TV actors who are equally popular as Bollywood actors and earning more than them. There is no limit to name, fame, and money for these TV stars as they are more popular and loved in Indian homes. Bollywood actors are as good as their movies, but these daily soap actors are the hot favorite of all Indian families. Here, we are sharing names of some leading TV actors who earn more than Bollywood celebrities.
Ram Kapoor: He is one of the most talented, versatile and loved TV actor. Ram Kapoor is one of the most influential Indian TV actors. He has played diverse roles in TV soaps and as well as in different films. His increased body weight has not affected his roles and acting skills. He is still getting good roles as compared to other TV actors and he makes his mark with every performance. His roles connect with the audience and appear very realistic. He has worked in various TV serials that helped him to gain glory such as Ghar Ek Mandir, Rishtey, Kasamh Se, Bade Ache Lagte Hai.
Sakshi Tanwar: Sakshi Tanwar is another well-known name of TV industry as well as Bollywood and favorite of all. She started her career as an anchor on Doordarshan and later gained huge popularity with her role in TV serial Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki with her role of Parvati. This role helped her to gain a die-hard fan following and made her hot favorite of all. She has recently worked with Aamir Khan in his movie Dangal. She won many awards for her best performances in different TV serials.
Mohit Raina: He is one of the leading actors in TV industry and well-known name. He started his career as a model and participated in Grasim Mister India and even made it to the top five contestants list. He has a great fan following and the hot favorite of female fans. He is very talented and has done different and versatile roles. His most loved and remembered performance is as Lord Shiva in serial Devon Ke Dev-Mahadev and the grown-up version of Ashok Samrat in Asoka.
Hina Khan: Hina is the well-known name of Indian TV industry and popularly known for her role as ideal bahu in TV serial Yeh Rishta Kya Kahlata Hai. She is very passionate about acting. But, initially, she came to Mumbai to pursue her dream of becoming an air-hostess. Besides, she has also ranked on the list of “Top Sexiest Asian Women” in the year 2013-14. She is one of the most favorite TV actors and has a great fan following. This talented actress earns Rs. 1.25 lakhs to Rs. 1.50 lakhs per episode.
Ronit Roy: He is very versatile and talented actor. He is the first one from the other’s mentioned in the list to get a role from Bollywood. He has worked in many Bollywood movies. He is known as Amitabh Bachchan of TV industry for all good reasons. He is famous for his character in Kasauti Zindagi Kay as Rishab Bajaj and Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as Mihir Virani. He has performed many complex roles with ease, which shows his talent and passion for acting. He earns Rs. 1.25 lakhs per episode and works only 15 days in a month.
Divyanka Tripathi: This beautiful multitalented woman is very talented and possesses gold medal in riflery. She earned the name and fame for her role in serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, for her role of Dr. Ishita. She won many awards for her best performance in many serials. She was also crowned Miss Bhopal in 2005. She earns almost Rs. 80,000 to Rs. 1 Lakh for one episode.
Shivaji Satam: He is famous for his role as ACP Pradyuman in TV serial CID. This is one of the longest TV serials. CID is so popular that everyone knows this name. Acting was not the first career choice of this talented actor. He made his screen debut in the year 1980 in the popular TV serial Rishte-Naate. He has given many outstanding performances in various movies too. He charges Rs. 1 lakh per episode.
Karan Patel: He is very talented and versatile actor. He is the leading actor of TV serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. He has earned the good name for his role Raman Bhalla in this serial. But, he started his career in 2000 with one of the most popular TV serial Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki. He has won awards like Best Actor at Zee Gold, Best Romantic Actor at Indian Television Academy Award and many others. He gets Rs. 1 lakh for each episode.
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