Raksha Bandhan is a family comedy drama movie released on 11th August. Raksha Bandhan was released alongside Laal Singh Chaddha during the Independence Day weekend.
Raksha Bandhan movie is based on 5 siblings – 1 brother (played by Akshay Kumar) and 4 sisters. The movie is based on the life of the brother and the hardships he faces to get his sisters married.
Apart from Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar, Raksha Bandhan also stars Sadia Khateeb, Deepika Khanna, Smrithi Srikanth and Sahejmeen Kaur. Here’s looking at the salary and pay details of each cast.
Raksha Bandhan Cast Pay and Salary Details
Read on to know the pay details of Raksha Bandhan movie characters comprising of Akshay Kumar, his 4 fictional sisters from the movie and Bhumi Pednekar.
Akshay Kumar Salary for Raksha Bandhan
It is a well known fact that Akshay Kumar charges anywhere around ₹20-40 crores per movie. For Raksha Bandhan, Akshay Kumar has reportedly been paid around ₹25 crores for his role as Lala Kedarnath.
Bhumi Pednekar Pay Details for Raksha Bandhan
Bhumi Pednekar was paid around ₹5 crores for her role as Sapna. Bhumi plays the role of Akshay Kumar’s love interest whom she eventually marries.
Sadia Khateeb Pay Details for Raksha Bandhan
Sadia Khateeb plays the role of Gayatri, one of Akshay Kumar’s 4 sisters on the movie. Sadia was paid approximately ₹80-90 lakhs for her role in Rakshan Bandhan movie.
Deepika Khanna Salary for Raksha Bandhan
Deepika Khanna plays the role of Durga, one of Akshay Kumar’s 4 sisters on the movie. Deepika was paid around ₹60-70 lakhs for her role as Durga in Raksha Bandhan movie.
Smrithi Srikanth Salary for Raksha Bandhan
Smrithi Srikanth plays the role of Laxmi, one of Akshay Kumar’s 4 sisters on the movie. Smrithi was paid around ₹50 lakhs for her role as Laxmi in Raksha Bandhan movie.
Sahejmeen Kaur Salary for Raksha Bandhan
Sahejmeen Kaur plays the role of Saraswati, one of Akshay Kumar’s 4 sisters on the movie. Sahejmeen was paid around ₹40-50 lakhs for her role as Saraswati in Raksha Bandhan movie.
More About Raksha Bandhan Movie
The total budget of Raksha Bandhan movie is ₹65-70 crores. This budget includes the salary paid to each actors including the ones mentioned above, directors fees, production and distribution costs, editing, marketing and promotional expenses incurred for the movie. Raksha Bandhan has been directed by Aanand L Rai.