After the massive super success of the recently released Amazon Prime Video series The Family Man 2, the nuanced and stellar digital and bollywood star Manoj Bajpayee spikes his fees to 22 crores for Family Man 3.
Actor Manoj Bajpayee has been impressing viewers with his terrific and power packed performance as detective Srikant Tiwari in the super successful The Family Man franchise (Amazon Prime Video, 2019 – present) and after the recently released second season’s massive and huge success with fans, critics and aficionados raving about the acting, storyline and performances by Manoj and Samantha Akkineni, it felt fair to the star which is reason why now Manoj Bajpayee spikes his fees to 22 crores for Family Man 3.
According to recent news reports in a leading digital entertainment portal, it is true and confirmed that the Aiyaary (2019) fame bollywood star Manoj Bajpayee spikes his fees to 22 crores for Family Man 3.
After a much anticipated long wait by fans and netizens, finally The Family Man 2 released on 4th June and this series has broken its own records and turned out to be a huge superhit amongst masses, fans and netizens and the second season has also created a new benchmark and now in midst of all this, we have heard that Manoj Bajpayee spikes his fees to 22 crores for Family Man 3.
A source in his quote to the leading digital entertainment portal confirming the news revealed that Manoj Bajpayee has asked Rs. 2.25 to Rs. 2.50 crores per episode and disclosing more details about it, the source said, “From what we’ve heard, for The Family Man Season 3, Manoj Bajpayee has asked Rs. 2.25 to Rs. 2.50 crores per episode. The actor feels that he deserves this much since it has become one of the most-watched shows of all time. Moreover, he’s the lead actor and audiences have raved about his performance. Hence, he has made the demand for a pay hike. The discussions have been going on”.
The report also mentioned about how the industry insider also said that the actor has asked for Rs. 20.25 crores or Rs 22 crores in total and spilling more beans on it, the insider shared, “Assuming there are 9 episodes in The Family Man Season 3, just like the earlier 2 parts, this means that Manoj Bajpayee has asked for around Rs. 20.25 crore or Rs. 22.50 crores in totality. That’s more than double of what he was paid for Season 2. This is a huge leap but also a well-deserved one. Manoj Bajpayee is right now the Aamir Khan of digital space. His presence has helped the show and so has his flawless performance. It’s great if he receives this said figure. The web has indeed proved to be a boon for talented actors like him”.
The first season titled The Family Man released in September 2019. The second season of the show saw the South superstar Samantha Akkineni who made her digital debut with the show.