Jun 20, 2024, 11:46 AM IST

Here’s how much Dharmendra, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, others charged for Sholay

Riya Sharma

Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra's Sholay emerged to be a blockbuster and broke several box office records

The film boast of an ensemble cast. Here's how much each of them charged for the film

According to reports, Dharmendra was the highest-paid actor in the film who charged Rs 1 lakh 50 thousand

Jaya Bachchan reportedly charged Rs 35 thousand for her role in Sholay

Amjad Khan reportedly charged Rs 50 lakh for his role as Gabbar in the film

Asrani reportedly charged Rs 15 thousand for his role in Sholay

Sanjeev Kumar reportedly charged Rs 1 lakh 25 thousand for his role as Thakur in the movie 

Hema Malini reportedly charged Rs 75 thousand for the role of Basanti in the movie

Amitabh Bachchan reportedly charged Rs 1 lakh for his role in the movie