A first salary is an event, a special certificate that grants financial independence. This fact is true even for celebrities. Kamal Haasan To Vijay Sethupathi, This Is What Kollywood Celebs Earned As Their First Salary.
1) Kamal Haasan
Kamal Haasan is paid Rs 15 crore for hosting a reality TV show, Big Boss in Tamil. For his role in his debut film, Kalathoor Kannamma, he earned Rs 500.
2) Ajith Kumar
Ajith Kumar is now an established name. But he was only cast for supporting roles in his early days in the film industry. In fact, he received only Rs 2,500 as his first salary for a one-minute role in his debut movie, Paasamalargal.
Vijay’s first salary as a child actor was ₹500 rupees in 1984 for the film Vetri paid by veteran actor-producer P. S. Veerappa, and he also acted with him in the film.
Before Suriya became one of the highest-grossing actors in Kollywood he only earned Rs 740 for his first job. But the actor takes pride in it and said his first paycheque is more special to him than what he earns today.
5) Vijay Sethupathi
Actor Vijay Sethupathi is one of the most saleable actors in Tamil Cinema right now. In the past ten years, his growth is inevitable. He got only Rs 3500 right after finishing his debut movie.
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