'Khatron Ke Khiladi-11': How much is Rohit Shetty, participants charging?
The excitement quotient for Khatron Ke Khiladi season 11 has gone up tremendously ever since anchor Rohit Shetty shared a charged-up promo clip on social media. The show that boasts of names like Shweta Tiwari, Rahul Vaidya, Divyanka Tripathi and many others will reportedly premiere in July. Meanwhile, details about the paycheck Shetty is receiving, and also of each contestant are also out.
Vaidya, the OG of reality shows, will be taking his cake and eating it too by becoming the highest paid contestant this season. He reportedly has charged Rs. 15L per episode. His glorious run on Bigg Boss 14 has apparently paved the way for this enormous remuneration. Next is, Yeh Hai Mohabbatein actress Divyanka Tripathi, as she is charging Rs. 10 lakh per episode.
Third in line is Arjun Bijlani, who became immensely popular for his role in Naagin and Miley Jab Hum Tum, will pocket a sweet Rs. 7L per episode. Baalveer star and this season's youngest contestant Anushka Sen, who's down with COVID-19 presently, will be getting Rs. 5L per episode. Another Bigg Boss alum Nikki Tamboli is reportedly getting Rs. 4.43L per episode.
Audience-favorite Shweta Tiwari, who is embroiled in an ugly custody battle with her estranged husband Abhinav Kohli, will be charging around Rs. 4 lakh every episode. Actor and Bigg Boss 14 contestant Abhinav Shukla is getting close to Rs. 4.25 lakh. Reality-TV staple Varun Sood is being paid Rs. 3.83 lakh, while Bigg Boss 13 favorite Vishal Aditya Singh is charging Rs. 3.34 lakh.
Shetty, who is hosting his seventh season this year, naturally remains the highest paid. He is charging Rs. 49 lakh per episode! The stunt-based reality show, inspired by the English show Fear Factor, has participants try out daredevil stunts to conquer over their fear. Shetty took over from 2014, with a break in 2016. Previously, Akshay Kumar and Priyanka Chopra had hosted the show.