The much-awaited debut of Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi Kapoor’s film Dhadak finally hit theatres on Friday. According to a report in dailyhunt, Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi and Ishaan, both got paid Rs 60 lakh for their work in Dhadak.Meanwhile, seasoned actor Ashutosh Rana, who plays Janhvi’s father in the film – Rana Singh, took home Rs 80 lakh as payment for this one.
Ajay-Atul, the music director duo, who were the composers of both Dhadak and Sairat, of which Dhadak is an adaptation, took home Rs 1.5 crore.The music in the film has been specifically loved by fans and critics alike. It captured the same nuances of Sairat while adding the Bollywood masala and dance beats to it.
Meanwhile, director of the film, Shashank Khaitan, who has delivered two blockbusters for Dharma Productions so far in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Badrinath Ki Dulhania that starred Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt, took home the biggest pay cheque – Rs 4 crore.
Meanwhile, Nagraj Manjule, who wrote and directed the Marathi film Sairat, was paid Rs 2 crore, we assume for securing the rights to get a remake done.