The gender pay gap has always been a topic of discussion not just in Hollywood but in Bollywood as well. Top Bollywood actresses like Deepika, Kangana and Priyanka have spoken about wage disparity for the longest time. But it seems, finally, the gap is fast narrowing.
In fact, Deepika Padukone recently confirmed that she was paid more than her co-stars Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor.
Deepika Padukone recently shot for Neha Dhupia hosted Vogue BFFs with her sister Anisha Padukone, where she answered the question about the remuneration. Although the makers of Padmaavat haven’t revealed anything about the pay, Deepika did confirm that she was paid more on the show, although she did not divulge any numbers.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much controversial drama Padmaavat finally released in India amidst heavy security.