Rs 16 cr per episode: Emilia Clarke, other GoT stars are highest-paid TV actors ever
5 cast members of Game of Thrones, including Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Peter Dinklage and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, have become the highest-paid actors in TV history with earnings of 2 million pounds (Rs 16 crore) per episode.Updated: Apr 26, 2017 10:28 IST
The top five actors from Game of Thrones, including Emilia Clarke and Kit Harington, are reportedly being paid up to two million pounds (Rs 16 crore) for every episode in season seven of the show.
If the reports are true, then they would overtake the cast of Friends and The Big Bang Theory, as the highest- paid actors in the history of television, according to Express.
Lena Headey, Peter Dinklage and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, have also signed the contracts for the shorter seventh and eighth season of HBO’s fantasy TV series, which will be its last.
Game of Thrones’ season seven airs June 25.
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First Published: Apr 26, 2017 10:08 IST