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Ajay Devgn now charges Rs 1 crore per day

bollywood Updated: Oct 22, 2012 12:03 IST

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Ajay Devgn has reportedly increased his price to Rs 1 crore rupees per day.

The 43-year-old actor, who is on cloud nine these days after the astonishing success of his latest comedy Bol Bachchan, demanded Rs 7 crore from a leading producer-director who wants Devgn for a 7-day shooting for a cameo.

“I was told he would charge me Rs 7 crores, 1 crore per day. That’s Ajay’s new price range. He doesn’t charge for the entire film. He now takes home his remuneration on a day-to-day basis,” the director-producer said.


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(With additional inputs)