The best known and most loved Bollywood actor are Karan Johar, better known as Chopra. Like all Bollywood actors, Karan has achieved a great deal of success in his career. However, the question that has been bothering us is, how much is Karan’s salary compared to other Bollywood actors? And is he really earning enough?
Karan Johar Net Worth Is $20 Million
Well, first of all, we should understand what kind of an actor Karan is. As we know him for his classy performances in some good films, his films have earned him a lot of popularity in the Indian cinemas, at the same time earning him a lot of success. However, the main reason for his success has not been his salary but the way he has attained it. Although we cannot compare his earnings with others, we can say that he has achieved success through sheer hard work.
Many Bollywood movies are based on a script and a story that require many months of preparation before the shooting even begins. There are many other factors such as casting, photography, music, dance, sound, and more that also contribute to the making of a successful Bollywood movie. Because these films require such a great amount of planning, effort, patience, and hard work from the directors and producers, their Bollywood actor colleagues are rewarded handsomely for their efforts. Usually, Bollywood producers will pay actors in proportion to the box office income earned by their films. However, the role of the producer in the decision of how much is paid to a Bollywood actor is very dicey because the producer usually exerts great influence in determining what level is acceptable to earn a payday as well.
Since Bollywood films are made in a foreign country (in most cases, India), their English-speaking actors are paid less compared to their Hindi counterparts. The reason is that the English-speaking market in India is much bigger than the country’s population which is almost one hundred million. Although some Bollywood films are made in other countries such as Egypt, Philippines, and Thailand, the majority of the movies are actually made in India. It has been proven by research that Indian English speakers make up the largest part of the world’s population who are fluent in the language.
One of the most important aspects of a Bollywood actor’s career is to maintain a good Net Worth. Barun Sobti’s Net Worth is calculated at approximately two hundred thousand US dollars. Sobti’s gross revenues from the box office alone were estimated at eighty-two million dollars. If this figure is compared to the other Bollywood actor’s Net Worth, then the difference in the revenues and the net worth becomes clear.
In addition, Bollywood is known for its extravagant costumes and props. The costumes worn by the Bollywood actors can cost several hundreds of thousands of dollars. The prop costs can be higher as well because of all the special effects and lenses used. Barun’s Net Worth has increased since he became an actor because his name is seen on the big screen, and because of the high demand for his films and his performance in them.