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03-09-2012, 02:22 PM #1
Sanjay Dutt hikes his remuneration to 10 Crores
Sanjay Dutt is back in fine form with his version of the menacing Kancha Cheena in Agneepath. Sanjay Dutt's powerful performance in his latest film 'Agneepath', has definitely won millions of hearts. His name in the film, 'Kancha Cheena' has been giving sleepless nights to many children. With his acting being appreciated both by critics and audience, Sanjay Dutt has has doubled his rate from Rs.5 crore to Rs.10 crore.
The role of ‘Kancha Cheena’ from ‘Agneepath’ has resurrected Sanjay Dutt’s career to a whole new level. It’s only after his ‘Munna Bhai’ role that Sanjay Dutt has tasted such success.
The movie Agneepath was released on January 26 2012. The movie was directed by Karan Malhotra and produced by Karan Johar. The film broke the highest opening day collections. The main actor in ‘Agneepath’ is Hrithik Roshan, but Sanju was the USP of the flick. ‘Kancha’, the role that he performed so believably in the film has got him appreciation from all sectors in the movie industry. Even the viewers was heard singing Dutt’s good remarks more than anybody’s when they got out of the hall after having viewed ‘Agneepath’.
Industry sources have also expressed Dutt’s raise by saying that he’s the prime basis for delivering the major hit of the year so far. Sanjay Dutt hasn’t reportedly contacted for a fresh film after ‘Agneepath’ launched.
While the filmmakers in the industry are reeling with this news, Sanjay Dutt's CEO Dharam Oberoi said that the hike was appropriate.
“Every actor raises his price after a big success. If Sanju has delivered the biggest hit of 2012 so far, doesn't he deserve the hike?” said Dharam Oberoi to a daily.