Manoj Bajpai is considered to be one of the most skilled and talented actors in Indian cinema and he has proven his worth in the films Satya (1998), Shool (1999), Kaun (1999), Aka (2001), and many more.
His extraordinary performance in Raajneeti (2010), Gangs Of Wasseypur series, (2012), Special 26 (201e), Aligarh (2016), etc were beyond praise. He won hearts of the audience in no time.
Manoj Bajpayee’s Role In The Series
But his career has certainly got a big boost with the web-series ” The Family Man.”
In the first season which was released in September 2019, Manoj was a huge success and had received a lot of praise for his imagery and role of the Secret Agent Srikanth Tiwari.
The second season of the “The Family Man” hit the screens the last week, on the 4th of June and it was just as exciting as the previous one.
What’s New In Season 3?
After the season is over, which would suggest that season 3 is right around the corner.
Manoj Bajpayee has reportedly decided to increase his fees for the season, thats something worth talking about. A news source named Bollywood Hungama had earlier reported that the actor was offered somewhere around Rs. 8-10 crores for the second season.
How Much Will Manoj Bajpayee Earn Per Episode?
A source reveals, “From what we’ve heard, for The Family Man Season 3, Manoj Bajpayee has asked Rs. 2.25 to Rs. 2.50 crores per episode. The actor feels that he deserves this much since it has become one of the most-watched shows of all time.
Moreover, he’s the lead actor and audiences have raved about his performance. Hence, he has made the demand for a pay hike. The discussions have been going on.”
An industry insider tells, “Assuming there are 9 episodes in The Family Man Season 3, just like the earlier 2 parts, this means that Manoj Bajpayee has asked for around Rs. 20.25 crore or Rs. 22.50 crores in totality. That’s more than double of what he was paid for Season 2. This is a huge leap but also a well-deserved one. Manoj Bajpayee is right now the Aamir Khan of digital space. His presence has helped the show and so has his flawless performance. It’s great if he receives this said figure. The web has indeed proved to be a boon for talented actors like him.” Source Courtesy: BollywoodHungama