Not weeks or days, we are only a few hours away from witnessing the grand premiere of Bigg Boss 14 that will be happening tonight. What's more interesting is that the makers are bringing previous contestants like Hina Khan, Gauahar Khan and Sidharth Shukla inside the house, even though it is for a few episodes. Sidharth was the winner of Bigg Boss 13 and was one of the most popular contestants in the house. Reportedly, the handsome hunk will be inside for 14 days. But do you know how much the actor is getting from the makers for his 14 days stay? Well, hold your breath as it is a bomb! According to a report published in Bollywoodlife.com, Shukla is getting paid around Rs. 35-40 lakh per week. That's right. For BB13, he was getting paid around Rs. 9 lakh, making him the highest-paid contestant after Rashami Desai.
It is also said that after the extension of Bigg Boss 13, he was getting paid Rs. 18 lakh which increased by the end of the season as reportedly he received around Rs. 2 crores. Man, that's too much money! As we speak of the highest-paid celebrity of BB, reportedly, self-proclaimed god woman Radhe Maa is said to be one of the highest-paid contestants on the Salman Khan hosted reality show this year. As per the same portal, Radhe Maa is getting the highest remuneration as she will be paid Rs 25 Lakh per week to be a contestant on the show. Well, now we have to see how the drama, entertainment and action unfolds this season.
It is also said that for now, 10 contestants will be entering the house, the rest will join in after 14 days. Contestants like Veteran singer Kumar Sanu's son Jaan Kumar Sanu, TV couple Rubina Dilaik and Abhinav Shukla, Pavitra Punia, Eijaz Khan, Nikki Tamboli, Godwoman Radhe Maa, Jasmin Bhasin, Indian Idol singer Rahul Vaidya, Nishant Singh Malkhani will be entering the house, creating more drama and action inside the house.
Image source: Instagram/ realsidharthshukla
Check out more news on SpotboyE