Move over Bollywood, here are the brilliant South Indian actresses who are loved and adored by the Indian audience and will make your eye pop out with exorbitant salaries.
The Family Man Season 2 will remain incomplete with the epitome of talent, Samantha which marked the digital debut of South superstar Samantha who was just electrifying with her punches and action stunts. With the thundering item song in Pushpa, Samantha has just gained popularity all over the world. Known for works in the Telugu and Tamil film industries, Samantha charges Rs 7-8 Crores per film / web series.
Anushka Shetty starrer Bahubali-The Beginning and Bahubali 2-The Conclusion collected Rs 510 crores (none of the Bollywood films have reached this milestone till now), becoming the “All-Time Blockbuster”. With the success of the film, the immensely talented actress and the winner of 3 Filmfare awards, charges 6-7 crore per film.
Only South Indian female actress to have join the 2018's Forbes India "Celebrity 100" list, Nayanthara is referred to as "Lady Superstar Of South Indian Cinema, thanks to her consistent hits at the box office. The beautiful and charming actress charges Rs 5-6 crore per film for her roles.
Having appeared in more than 50 films, Kajal Agarwal has bagged several Best Actress nominations for her performances in Telugu movies. She is the first South Indian actress to have a wax figure put up on display at Madame Tussauds Singapore. Kajal Agarwal charges Rs 3-4 crore per film.
After appearing in couple of Indian pop videos and making her acting debut with the Hindi movie Chand Sa Roshan Chehra, Tamannaah Bhatia scored big in Tamil cinema. Having acted over in nearly 65 films in three different languages, Tamannaah had also appeared in web series like November Story and 11th Hour. She charges 2-3 crore per film / web series.