Amitabh Bachchan

Top 5 Bollywood Stars Who Did Films For Free

We generally work for money. If we talk about money, one of the highest-paid professions is acting. We have seen that actors live a very luxurious life because there is so much in the Film Industry. But have you ever heard that someone has done a movie and has not charged a single amount for the movie So here we will discuss some actors who have not taken a penny for doing some movies.

1. Amitabh Bachan

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachan is the legendary and most popular actor who is also an inspiration for many new actors. He has done many epic and great films. He has received many prestigious awards like Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Shri, Filmfare, and many others, which you cannot count. You will be amazed to know that he has not taken money for the movie Black, directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and the movie also has Rani Mukherjee in the lead role. Amitabh Bachan has also stated that working with such a great director is real money for him.

2. Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan, known as Nr’s perfectionist of Bollywood, has given many fantastic movies in his career. He also breaks his own record of a collection of 100 crores, 200crore, 300 crores, and many more. He is extremely passionate about his acting, and he tries to give his 100 percent in every movie. His recent movies like Dhoom, PK, and Dangal were a huge success, and these movies have given the opportunity to many young talents. One interesting fact is that he has not taken money for the movie PK; instead, he has taken 30 percent of the movie.

3. Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor is one of the most famous and handsome actors of Bollywood. He has recently given many blockbuster movies like Kabir Singh, Padmavat, Udta Punjab, and many more. You will be shocked to know that he has not taken money for one of his blockbuster movies, Haider, which is directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. He has not taken the money because of the over-budget, and he does not want to pressure the production house. He has also done it for free because he likes the script and the storyline.

4. Meena Kumari

Meena Kumari

Meena Kumari is one of the most beautiful actresses of the ’80s. She has done many legendary movies and has given fantastic performances in her every film. But she died before the release of her last movie Paakezah because of cirrhosis. Her acting in Pakeezah is considered as her best performance of all time. She had charged only one Rupee for the entire movie.

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