Upendra To Yash: Top 10 Highest-Paid Kannada Actors In 2023
Kannada Industry, Movies, and Heroes are on the verge with South and Indian Movies. Currently, Kannada movies and heroes are focussing on doing good movies, and content-based stories that attract, appeal to, and impress Kannada and other language audiences. Some top heroes like Sudeep, Yash, Rakshit, and Rishab Shetty are doing a PAN-Indian movie and focusing on lifting the Kannada Cinema graph, market in the South, and Indian Box Office.
Here are the Top 10 Kannada Heroes who is trying their best to bring more good stories and charging high remunerations according to their market.
10. Dhruva Sarja
Dhruva Sarja is the young actor who delivered hit with Pogaru movie in recent times. Dhruva Sarja is currently shooting for KD: The Devil, a PAN-Indian movie in 2023 is charging around 3-5 Crore per movie.
Ganesh, the Golden Star delivered a hit in 2022 with Gaalipata 2 movie. Ganesh currently shooting for The Story of Rayagada, Banadariyali in 2023 is charging around 3-5 crore per movie.
Sriimurali the Ugramm actor who did Madhagaja in 2022 took the gap from movies. Srimuraliis signed a couple of movies Bagheera and Nande in 2023 is charging around Rs 3-5 per movie.
7. Shivra Rajkumar
Shivanna AKA Shivraj Kumar is doing back-to-back movies in 2023. Shivraj Kumar is charging around 5-6 Crore per movie.
6. Rakshit Shetty
Rakshit Shetty, the young talented actor, and director delivered a hit with Charlie 777 movie. Rakshit Shetty is currently shooting for Richard Anthony, and Punya Koti 2 movies are charging around Rs 5-10 Crore per movie.
Real Star, Upendra is is is back with the Pan-Indian movie Kabzaa movie in 2023. And he is charging around Rs 10-15 crore per movie as remuneration.
4. Rishabh Shetty
Rishab Shetty scored hit with Kantara movie which went on to become the biggest blockbuster In Kannada. RIshab Shetty almost received 10+ crores for the Kantara movie. Rishabh spiked his remuneration after the Kantara movie is now charging around Rs 10-15 Crore.
3. Darshan Thogudeepa
Darshan AKA D Boss delivered hits like Kranti and Roberrt in recent times. D Boss is charging around Rs 15-20 Cr per movie and he is 3rd highest-paid Kannada actor.
2. Sudeep Kiccha
Kiccha Suddepa, the Badshah of Kannada Cinema is in 2nd place in the highest-paid Kannada actors list. Sudeepa who did the Kabzaa movie and signed a couple of movies in 2023 is charging around 20-25 crores per movie.
Yash became a PAN-India star with a KGF movie, now charging the highest remuneration compared to other Kannada heroes. Yash is charging around 50-60 Cr per movie as of now after his market in Kannada and other languages. Yash has not signed any movie yet and there is a buzz that Yash is all set to work with a big Telugu director in his next.