Remuneration Of Kalki 2898 AD Star Cast

Kalki 2898 AD, starring Prabhas, Kamal Haasan, Amitabh Bachchan, and Deepika Padukone, has made a remarkable impact at the box office. Earning the title of the third biggest Indian opener globally. The film grossed an impressive Rs 191.5 crore on its opening day. As it continues to dominate the box office, new reports have surfaced about its budget and the fees commanded by its star-studded cast.

Kalki 2898 AD Budget and Star Remuneration

According to a reliable source, Kalki 2898 AD was produced on a staggering budget of Rs 600 crore. A significant portion of this budget was allocated to the star cast’s remuneration. Both Prabhas and Kamal Haasan received Rs 100 crore each. Although Kamal Haasan’s screen time is limited to just ten minutes in this installment, the source revealed that he will have a much more substantial role in the sequel.

Fees of Other Cast Members

When inquired about the remuneration of other actors, the source disclosed that Amitabh Bachchan was paid around Rs 35-40 crore, which is surprising given his stature compared to Kamal Haasan. Deepika Padukone earned approximately Rs 20 crore for her role, while Disha Patani, despite her minimal screen time, was paid Rs 12 crore. This disparity in pay has raised eyebrows, particularly considering Amitabh Bachchan’s long-standing prominence in the industry.

Kalki 2898 AD Sequel?

The source also mentioned that around 25 percent of the sequel to Kalki 2898 AD has already been filmed. During a special press conference in Chennai, Kamal Haasan, who is currently promoting his upcoming film Indian 2, discussed his limited screen time in Nag Ashwin’s directorial debut and hinted at a more significant role in the sequel.

Advance Ticket Sales and Budget Insights

The film’s colossal budget of Rs 600 crore is evident in its grand scale and production values. Kalki 2898 AD has already showcased its box office potential with strong advance ticket sales. According to, the film sold over 1.5 million tickets in the Telugu language alone, generating over Rs 50 crore from advance bookings. This early success signals immense audience interest and sets the stage for a potentially record-breaking run.

Impressive Domestic Opening

Prabhas’s latest venture, Kalki 2898 AD, directed by Nag Ashwin. Opened to an impressive collection of Rs 95 crore in India. This sci-fi dystopian film, featuring notable performances by Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, Saswata Chatterjee, and Kamal Haasan, has captivated audiences. Early estimates suggest that the film’s total collection in India. It could reach around Rs 150 crore by the end of its second day in theaters. Highlighting its widespread appeal and strong box office performance.


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