Emerging out to be the next lady superstar in Bollywood, actress Deepika Padukone’s attempts to set her feet into Telugu cinema fulfilled with Vyjayanthi Films next project. The team has set social media on fire with their news which confirmed Prabhas and Deepika Padukone are coming together for director Nag Ashwin’s next, which will be a science-fiction film.
In no time, media exploded with articles on the storyline, lead actors’ remunerations and celebrity reactions over the news. However, one particular update which grabbed our attention is the condition laid by Deepika before signing the most-awaited project.
Rumour mongers have it that, though the makers offered a whopping amount of Rs 15 crores, Deepika’s team made a deal of extra Rs 6 crores. It was learnt that the actress wants to be paid not less than the male leads in the film.
If the news that Deepika is now being paid almost Rs 20 crores for her role in Prabhas’ next, she is currently marked as the highest-paid female actor in the industry. It was also learnt that Deepika asked for an assurance of being treated in par with Prabhas in everything related to the movie.
If sources are to be believed, the role of the female lead is now being re-written for the film after taking Deepika on board. On the work front, Prabhas has Radhe Shyam coming up next, Deepika Padukone will work on Shakun Batra’s upcoming film.