One of the largest industries in the world is the film and television sector in India. They are genuinely unique, with new movies coming out every week and so many long-running daily soaps. The fact that kid artists are paid nearly as much as adult actors and actresses is not well known, despite the fact that everyone is aware of this fact.
We have seen countless tremendously gifted young performers over the years who have gone on to become well-known and prosperous in the film industry. Today, however, we focus on one of the highly compensated young actors and actresses working in Indian film and television.
We compile a list of the top five child actors in Bollywood who are paid the most, along with some biographical details such as their birthdate, first acting role, etc.
10. Ruhanika Dhawan
The adorable actress Ruhanika Dhawan is without a doubt the one young performer who has a different fan base than most young performers. Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, one of the most popular shows in the nation, featured the actress prominently. She was one of the most bankable young musicians in her age group, according to many media sources, earning Rs. 30,000 for each episode.
9. Anushka Sen
Due to her roles in the legendary television programs Devon Ke Dev, Mahadev, and Baal Veer, famous actress Anushka Sen has unparalleled fame across the country. She is said to have charged Rs. 48,000 for her time as a child artist on the show Jhansi Ki Rani, which speaks volumes about how respected she was at the time as a child actress in the nation. She continues to be one of the best-selling young artists of all time, even today.
8. Ashnoor Kaur
One of the most gifted young performers in the television industry is the well-known young actress Ashnoor Kaur. Few people know that Ashnoor played the part of Prachi, a character in the television series Jhansi Ki Rani, when she was only five years old. Since then, she has appeared in a number of popular shows, and she is also one of the highest-paid child actors in the entertainment industry. Even though the precise sum is unknown, rumours claim that Ashnoor charged Rs. 45,000 per day when she worked as a child artist.
7. Darsheel Kumar
One of the rare young performers in the film business who has collaborated with some of the most well-known Bollywood actors is Darsheel Kumar, a well-known child actor. He is undoubtedly one for the future after working on films with Varun Dhawan and Akshay Kumar, as well as Salman Khan's Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Akshay Kumar and Sidharth Malhotra's Brothers. For one day, the young actor reportedly demanded Rs. 30,000.
6. Harsh Mayar
With his performance in the movie "I am Kalam," one of the most well-known and extraordinarily gifted young actors in the world, Harsh Mayar, astonished the entire country. Harsh gained an enormous reputation as a result of the movie, which was praised by reviewers and moviegoers alike on a global scale. In recognition of his performance in "I Am Kalam," the little actor went on to win the National Award for Best Child Artist. According to reports, Harsh received a payment of Rs. 1 lakh per day for 22 days as his fee for the movie.
5. Vishesh Bansel.
Actor Vishesh Bansal is well known in India. He was born on October 3, 2004, in Mumbai, India. He has been going on for the past 17 years. Bansal has appeared in a few plays, including the fantastical production Devon Ke Dev... Mahadev from the Triangle Film Company, in which he played Grihpati.
He had the appearance of a small child who wanted to become a police officer in the future. In the renowned show production Suryaputra Karn from Swastik Pictures, Bansal was cast as the lead opposite Mouli Ganguly.
4. Diya Chalwad.
Indian kid actress Diya Chalwad is really talented. Typically, she was employed by Bollywood. Rocky Handsome, directed by Diya, debuted in theaters in 2016. Diya Chalwad started her career as a model before straying into the entertainment industry, and she has quickly become a well-known face in the movie industry.
As a result of her endearing connection with John Abraham in the movie Rocky Handsome, popular young actress Divya Chalwad also became well-known. Divya reportedly charged Rs. 25,000 a day for a 31-day shoot, according to several media sources. Both John and Divya had great success with the movie; thus, following its release, the latter began receiving several commercials, brand collaborations, and films. After Rocky Handsome's success, rumors abounded that she demanded Rs. 50,000 per day for a film.
3. Shruti Bisht.
Indian child actress Shruti Bisht has acting skills for both TV and movies. In Pauri Garhwal, Uttrakhand, India, she was born on January 22, 2003. She is currently 19 years old. As one of the top three students in her class, she completed her fifth grade education at St. Lawrence High School.
In "Ek Nayi Chhoti Si Zindagi," she excelled as Ira. She made an appearance as Indu in the acclaimed TV series Hitler Didi in 2011. Additionally, she portrayed Saloni in Baal Veer, a pixie-themed experience parody on SAB TV.
2. Sara Arjun.
Sara Arjun, born on June 18, 2005, is a well-known young actress and one of the highest-paid young performers in the nation. She is the daughter of famed South Indian actor Raj Arjun. She began appearing in advertising and made her film debut with the release of the Hindi-language film Ek Thi Daayan. She has since participated in numerous successful Hindi, Tamil, and Malayalam films. According to the claims, she reportedly charges Rs. 4,000,000 for a film. However, there have been numerous rumours in recent years that her salary per picture had greatly increased.
In the Tamil dramatization film Deiva Thirumagal by A. L. Vijay, she portrayed a six-year-old girl. The movie received both critical and commercial accolades, with Sara's performance receiving praise from industry insiders. She has acted in many Indian films, primarily in Tamil and Hindi, as well as Telugu and Malayalam, garnering praise for her performance in Vijay's Saivam (2014).
1. Harshaali Malhotra.
The beautiful Indian kid actress and model Harshaali Malhotra appears in Hindi-language productions on both film and television. Malhotra made her acting debut with Salman Khan in the critically acclaimed film Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
One of the nation's most beloved young artists, she has occupied a rent-free residence in everyone's hearts ever since she made her acting debut in Bollywood with the movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The name of the adorable actress's enduring character, Munni, is frequently used to refer to her. She reportedly charged Rs. 2 lakhs for a single day, according to reports, and the shooting lasted 110 days.
Additionally, she portrayed the young Muslim woman from Pakistan named Shahida, also known as "Munni." Out of the 5,000 young women who attended the film's tryouts, Malhotra was selected. Malhotra won the Filmfare Award for her fundamentally lauded performance. Later, Harshaali will co-star with Arjun Rampal in the Hindi film Nastik. Her birthday is June 3, 2008. She is currently 13 years old.
It's amazing how many outstanding young actors have gained attention in recent years, and there's no doubt that their admirers can't wait to see them in action as adult performers.