Marathi actress Tejasswi Prakash who was the winner of Bigg Boss 15 has once again made headlines once again as she is reportedly being considered for a special role in Bigg Boss 17. Rumours suggest that Bigg Boss 17 might feature several former contestants, including Tejasswi and her partner Karan Kundrra.
Although, as the nature of their roles remains uncertain, the one topic that has caught the netizens’ interest is Tejasswi's anticipated salary for the show. Yes, the actress has hiked up her salary considerably after her Bigg Boss 15 victory. ALSO READ | Bigg Boss 17 Contestants: Tejasswi Prakash-Karan Kundrra Approached By The Makers As Mentors For The Participants?- Read To Know MORE
During her stint on Bigg Boss 15, the actress reportedly amassed a total of 2.1 crore, with a weekly paycheck of 10 lakhs over 17 weeks. Additionally, she also received 40 lakhs as prize money as the winner of Salman Khan's reality show. Tejasswi Prakash last appeared on Khatron Ke Khiladi season 10 where she charged 1.5 lakhs per episode. The actress began her TV career with the 2013 Colors TV Swaragini, where she used to charge Rs 25,000 per episode, as reported by Siasat Daily. Her earnings took a significant leap following her success on Bigg Boss. ALSO READ | Tejasswi Prakash To MARRY Boyfriend Karan Kundrra Soon? Actress Says, ‘He Will Only Do It If I Am Ready, There Is No Pressure’
Ekta Kapoor cast Tejasswi as Naagin in the highly anticipated supernatural series on Indian television, with the actress initially earning 2 lakhs per episode. Her salary later increased to 6 lakhs per episode. Reports and estimates suggest that she earned approximately 4.5 – 5 crores for her role in the show. Various sources have mentioned her net worth, with some stating it to be around 19 Million, while more recent updates claim it to be approximately 250 Million
Her career trajectory has been truly remarkable, going from earning 25K per day to an impressive 6 lakh per episode, marking a remarkable 24-fold increase over the course of a decade, highlighting the incredible success she has achieved. More power to you Tejasswi Prakash!
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