Director Atlee is one of the well-known filmmakers in South India. Though he has made only three films, all three of them were grand successes. Now, the filmmaker is all set for a grand release of his fourth film titled Bigil.
Producer Archana Kalpathi, in several interviews, revealed that the budget of Bigil stands at Rs 180 crore, which is a huge sum for a commercial film. As soon as the budget announced, there were many rumours about salaries that Vijay, Atlee and Nayanthara.
As per the rumours, Atlee has gotten a remuneration of Rs 25 crore and it is safe to say that he is one of the top-paid filmmakers of all time. It says that the director got offered more than what he earned in Bigil for his next film.
Atlee has signed on to direct Shah Rukh Khan for his next flick. It says that the director has given a remuneration of Rs 30 crore. Word has it that the film is being produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.