Poonam Singh

News Highlights

  • Pooja Hegde is reportedly charging a whopping amount of Rs 3 crore per film
  • Prabhas has turned down brand endorsement deals of Rs 150 crore in the past one year

Prabhas and Pooja Hegde and are gearing up for their epic love saga Radhe Shyam, however, both the stars were recently in news for their advertisement deals and remuneration hike respectively.

According to reports, Pooja Hegde, who in a short span of time have delivered many blockbusters such as  Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo and Maharshi, has hiked her remuneration fees once again. 

The Radhe Shyam actress who has many big-budget movies in her kitty like Acharya, Most Eligible Bachelor, Cirkus and Thalapathy 65 is reportedly now charging a whopping amount of Rs 3 crore per film.

According to a report in Tollywood.net, certain production houses have even paid Rs 3 crore to sign the Maharshi actress for their films who has a huge pan-India fan following.

Reportedly, Pooja Hegde is now the second highest-paid Telugu actress after Baahubali actress Anushka Shetty, who charges Rs 3 crore per film.

On the other hand, Pooja's co-star Prabhas who has a huge fan following across the globe has reportedly rejected several brand endorsement offers in the past one year.

According to reports, the Baahubali actor has turned down many big brands ranging from apparel to electronics to FMCG despite being offered big bucks for those endorsement deals.

A close source to the actor revealed that "Prabhas is a household name and his popularity cuts across the length and breadth of not just the country but even overseas. So the value that he is capable of bringing to a brand is humongous. And he has declined brand endorsement offers worth over  Rs 150 crore in just the past one year."

This is not the first time that the Sahoo actor has decline brand endorsement deals, earlier also the Darling actor had declined endorsements worth Rs 18 crore, which his spokesperson had revealed.

Earlier, Baahubali director SS Rajamouli had also spilled the beans on how Prabhas let go of brand endorsements worth Rs 10 crore to focus on his film.

On the work front, Prabahs will be next seen in 'Radhey Shyaam', 'Salaar' and 'Adipurush'.

(Edited By Pradeep Singh)