However Mahesh is not charging eighteen crores for Aagadu as the actor is actually compensating some of the losses of his previous film 1 Nenokkadine. Mahesh backed Sukumar’s script and assured the producers of its success. They have believed in Mahesh’s judgment and shelled out so many crores in it. 1 turned out to be a flop and Mahesh is doing Aagadu for lesser fees to compensate a fraction of that loss is what we heard from our sources. Telugu Cinema’s market hasn’t yet gone to the level that producers pay twenty crores for the leading actor.
Actors remuneration is one of the biggest secrets that is closely guarded in tinsel town. Actors don’t disclose their actual paycheck and even the producers that pay them hefty sums don’t give those details to press. Therefore we ought to hear many gossips regarding actors remunerations.Outsiders will never know the actual amount that an actor or a director gets for a film. But media continues to dig into these details time and again. Recently there is news about Mahesh Babu’s remuneration touching Rs. 20 crore mark! As per those rumors Mahesh Babu was paid 18 crore rupees for Aagadu and he will get twenty crore for his next movie produced by Mythri movies.