It was recently report that Akshay Kumar has charged a forthright acting fee of ₹117 crores for the much-hyped Action-Flick, Bell Bottom created by Vashu Bhagnani. Later on, it was Bollywood Hungama, who announced that the actor has climbed his acting fees to ₹135 crores for the whole release slate of 2022, with the exemption being, Sajid Nadiadwala.
Being a cherished companion of Sajid, the hotshot offered him a selective rebate and charged just ₹99 crores for Bachchan Pandey. What's more, presently, The Seelatest has gotten another inside news about the acting fees of Akshay for his upcoming film 'Bell Bottom'
"Bell Bottom should release in the long stretch of April, nonetheless, because of the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic, the release has been conceded. The postponement was not represented and furthermore brought about a spike in the spending plan of Bell Bottom. Being basically a film that takes into account the level 1 and 2 urban communities, Vashu Bhagnani needed to hold the spending plan in line, and consequently, he mentioned his driving man, Akshay to downsize his acting fees by ₹30 crores, as the ascent in spending to the side, there looms a ton of vulnerability on the release as well. On the off chance that theatrical, it's a given that the film wouldn't acquire what it would have in a typical situation," a source disclosed to Bollywood Hungama.
So what next? Given the generosity that Vashu appreciates, Akshay has effortlessly acknowledged the solicitation of the Bhagnanis. "Akshay knows the on-ground situation and doesn't have any desire to put a great deal of weight on the film. He has charitably concurred on decreasing his acting fees by ₹30 crores.
Notwithstanding, the catch here is, if the film acquires enormous returns, he will be compensated for the rebate given right now. In any case, if the film doesn't overperform at the box office, his fees would remain in the scope of ₹85 to 90 crores, the way things are by and by" the source further added.
This isn't the first occasion when that an actor cut his acting fees to help the producer or studio partner. As of late, Salman Khan too had given an uncommon discount to Zee Studios for his Eid release, Radhe, as the film halls were closed the country over and the prior bargain was marked considering the theatrical release.