When it comes to salaries of TV actors you can’t say there is a difference between the world television and the film industry. As an example, you can see the Indian Comedian Kapil Sharma. It said that for each episode of his reality show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’, he was paid Rs. 6 crores. And it’s made him the highest paid performer in the TV industry. Salman Khan, the popular Bollywood film industry actor also earns Rs. 8 crores for per episode of the 10th season of Big Boss. But even he got bitten when its compare to the actors of the ‘Game of Thrones ’, the famous worldwide television series.
We are talking about the five top actors of Game of Throne. Those top five actors are none other than the Kit Harington, Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke and Nikolaj Coster Waldau have signed deal and according to it they will be paid £2million (around 16.5 crore Rs.) for each episode of the 7th and the 8th season of the series ‘Game of Throne’. And with that it brings the good news for all the fans, the show will be back on TV screen on the 17th of the July. So, just look forward to it.
The show got very popular on the worldwide level and with getting 23 million’s viewer per episode in the season 6th (aired last year), it already broke all the records in America. So, it’s not surprising that these five stars signed the contracts which consisting some bonus clauses of sharing the percentage of syndication payments.
The Payment will be received from 170 countries, where the show will be telecasted. Furthermore, these five actors of ‘Game of Thrones ’ will be paid for the repeat telecasts as well.
According to the source, the makers have spent massive amount to make sure that the series should touch the audience’s heart and delight them with the outstanding scenes, which has not been seen on the television before.