ApunKaChoice : Bollywood

HOME | SCOOP!! & NEWS | BOLLYWOOD

Akshay Kumar making big bucks!

By ApunKaChoice
Mon, Dec 01, 2008 09:39 IST

Akshay Kumar If reports are to be believed, Akshay Kumar has charged a mammoth sum just for lending his voice to the animation film Jumbo .

With the confidence of Bollywood producers dwindling in Salman Khan - he has had three duds in a row ( God Tussi Great Ho , Hello and Yuvvraaj ) - it is Akshay Kumar, the most bankable star at box-office, who is making hay now that the sun is shining bright on him.

Though Akshay has always refused to talk about the acting fee he charges, the industry buzz says the actor is creating a new record as far as his remuneration goes.




Reportedly, Akki has been paid a mammoth amount of Rs. 9 crore to dub for the character of an elephant in the Percept Picture Company's (PPC) upcoming animation film 'Jumbo'. On top of it, the actor will get half the profit that the film makes.

In return, Akshay will complete the shooting of PPC's stalled project Eight By Ten which is being directed by Nagesh Kukunoor . The movie has been stuck on the floors since last year due to some irreconcilable differences between Akshay and Kukunoor.

The film is a psychological thriller starring Akshay as a man with amazing mental powers. It is believed that the film is inspired from Manoj Night Shyamalan's 'Unbreakable'.



You Might Also Like
Download Akshay Kumar wallpapers and view latest videos and clips
Jumbo
Download Salman Khan wallpapers and view latest videos and clips
View God Tussi Great Ho trailers, movie clips and download wallpapers
View Hello trailers, movie clips and download wallpapers
View Yuvvraaj trailers, movie clips and download wallpapers
Eight By Ten
Download Nagesh Kukunoor wallpapers and view latest videos and clips







Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Alia Bhatt | Surveen Chawla | New Hindi Movies

Style check: Sonam Kapoor’s 10 best fashion statements of 2014
From Elie Saab to Anamika Khanna, Sonam Kapoor’s best fashion choices of 2014
Movie Review: Robin Williams shines in 'Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb'
Bollywood celebs wish Happy Birthday to Salman Khan
South star Vikram to promote 'I' on 'Bigg Boss 8'
Kareena Kapoor to shake a leg with Sidharth Malhotra
Inside photos: Salman Khan birthday bash
Clicked: Ranbir Kapoor leaves for NY to celebrate New Year with Katrina Kaif
'PK' is a brave and clever film: Anurag Kashyap
What is Arjun Kapoor’s New Year resolution?
Probe ordered into frequent furlough to Sanjay Dutt
Happy Birthday, Salman Khan: Check out Bhai’s 10 awesome moments from 2014
Don’t miss: Salman Khan’s candid moments with Priyanka Chopra at award show
Aamir Khan’s 'PK' wins lavish praise from L.K. Advani
Box Office: 'PK' beats 'Dhoom 3' first week collection
Year-end special: Top animation films of 2014

AKC HOT INDEX

ECARDS > Valentines Day, New Year, Diwali, Birthday, Valentines, Love, Christmas
CardWeaver.com > Birthday, Holi

MOVIES


celebs wallpapers the celeb A-Z
who's in Freida Pinto | Anushka Sharma | Katrina Kaif | Deepika Padukone | Ranbir Kapoor | Dev Patel | Aishwarya Rai | Abhishek Bachchan | Imran Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Salman Khan | Aamir Khan | Hrithik Roshan | Akshay Kumar | Zayed Khan | Saif Ali Khan | John Abraham | Shahid Kapur | Kareena Kapoor | Vidya Balan | Priyanka Chopra | Rani Mukherjee | Mallika Sherawat | Bipasha Basu | Preity Zinta | Kajol | Neha Dhupia | Sameera Reddy | Juhi Chawla | Karisma Kapoor | Madhuri Dixit | Chitrangada Singh | Payal Rohatgi | Sneha Ullal | Mahima Chaudhary | Meghna Naidu | Rakhi Sawant | Bhumika Chawla | Lisa Ray | Dimple Kapadia | Ayesha Takia | Dia Mirza | Sushmita Sen | Amisha Patel | Esha Deol | Amrita Rao | Amrita Arora | Genelia D'Souza | Arjun Rampal | Amitabh Bachchan | Vivek Oberoi | Raima Sen | Riya Sen | Rekha | Rimi Sen | Nigar Khan | Tanushree Dutta | Yana Gupta | Shilpa Shetty | Celina Jaitley | Sonam Kapoor | Neha Oberoi | Nisha Rawal | Manjari Fadnis | Kamal Haasan | Rajnikant | Asin | Sanjay Dutt | Shahid Kapoor | Sherlyn Chopra | Farhan Akhtar | Prachi Desai | Mandira Bedi | Shahana Goswami | Konkona Sen Sharma | Kangana Ranaut | Mugdha Godse | Masumeh Makhija | Minissha Lamba | Nandana Sen | Malaika Arora | Shweta Kumar | Namitha | Kalki Koechlin | Mahi Gill | Shakeela | Lara Dutta | A R Rahman | Trisha | Shruti Haasan | Neetu Chandra | Shriya Saran | Padma Lakshmi | Emma Watson | Kelly Clarkson | Britney Spears | Anne Hathaway | Anjana Sukhani | Tila Tequila | Soha Ali Khan | Priyamani | Sonal Chauhan | Vaishali Desai | Jackky Bhagnani | Kristen Stewart | Robert Pattinson | Neil Nitin Mukesh | Shiney Ahuja | more...