According to a leading daily, actress Sai Pallavi—who is the current heartthrob of the Telugu film industry—has doubled fees post the success of her maiden Tollywood outing ‘Fidaa’. Confirming this, a source said that—like most top actresses—her fees is now close to Rs 60 Lakhs.
“Like many actresses, Sai Pallavi hiked her remuneration and is now demanding Rs 60 lakhs,” added the source.
Well, if this is true, we are happy for her and hope that she continues winning hearts with her performances. In case you did not know, ‘Fidaa’ was a romantic-drama and also featured Varun Tej in the lead. In it, Sai Pallavi essayed the role of a girl from Telangana and won hearts thanks to her lively performance. The film too fared well at the box office and received rave reviews.
Sometime ago, Sai Pallavi had revealed that she was overwhelmed by the response to Fidaa. She had gone on to add that for her Telugu is now synonymous with the Telangana accent.
“It feels so overwhelming. I was really surprised by this kind of response, especially for my dialogues in the Telangana accent. I’m on cloud nine. Having learnt the Telangana accent, whenever I think of Telugu now, I can only relate with this accent,” she had added.
On a related note, Sai Pallavi is currently gearing up for the release of ‘MCA’. In it, she will be seen alongside Nani.
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