Following the success of popular franchised reality shows such as Bigg Boss Tamil and Masterchef Tamil, now Survivor Tamil turns into one of the trending shows on Indian television.
During the launch of the Bigg Boss Tamil S1, fans got shocked to find legendary actor Kamal Haasan hosting his first show. However, this has become a trend now as top actors opt to host shows which reach mass audiences. Now it is reported that these actors - Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi and Arjun - are earning a huge remuneration from the reality shows.
Kamal Haasan has signed a five-year contract initially to host the Bigg Boss show, and recently the contract was extended for several years. It is revealed that the actor will be earning Rs60 crores to host the upcoming Bigg Boss Tamil S5.
Meanwhile, actor Vijay Sethupathy has just started hosting the first season of Masterchef and is paid Rs50 lakhs per episode. Actor Arjun Sarja who just turned into a host via the recently launched Survivor Tamil is said to receive Rs5 crores for hosting the entire season.
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Fri Sep 17 2021
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