Hrithik Roshan reportedly being paid Rs 50 crore for 'Mohenjo Daro'!

Aug 09, 2014, 06:19 IST | Asira Tarannum

Hrithik Roshan also might charge an extra fee on a daily basis if the shooting schedule of 'Mohenjo Daro' goes awry

If sources are to believed, Mohenjo Daro has now got a studio on board. Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker will apparently collaborate with Disney UTV for the film and an official announcement is expected to be made soon.

Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik Roshan

With the film finding support from a studio, Ashutosh Gowariker will soon meet his technicians and start working on the creative front. Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife Sunita, who is also the producer of the film, confirms the story.

She says, “There has always been a synergy between UTV and Ashutosh Gowariker Productions Pvt Ltd (AGPPL), as seen in our previous films. This time around, our collaboration is entering international waters with UTV Disney.” Amrita Pandey, VP and Head, Marketing and Distribution, Studios, Disney India, too confirmed the story.

What’s more, Hrithik has apparently told the makers that if shooting for the film goes beyond the given number of days, he will charge them extra on a daily basis.

In fact, sources say that the actor will become the highest paid actor in Bollywood with this film. It has also been reported that Hrithik will be paid a whopping Rs 50 crore for this film, which will apparently star newbie Pooja Hegde opposite the actor. Hrithik remained unavailable for comment, while his spokesperson denied the news.

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