Pooja Hegde is one of the star heroines in the film industry. When she made her debut with the Telugu film Mukunda, she did not get a lot of appreciation, but with DJ, she is into the big league. Slowly, she received offers from big heroes, and today, she is a star heroine. With a grand success Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo to her kitty, Pooja Hegde is the heroine on demand in South as well as North. Meanwhile, the buzz is that Pooja Hegde hiked her remuneration despite people reducing their salary due to pandemic.
As per the latest reports in the film nagar, Pooja Hegde usually gets 1.5 crores for every film. The actress charged a similar amount for her biggest hit Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo with Allu Arjun. Now, for all the new movies that she is being approached for, the actress is asking 2 crores. Pooja Hegde is currently acting with Prabhas, for the film Radhe Shyam. She is also romancing Akhil Akkineni for Most Eligible Bachelor. For both films, she charges 1.5 crores.
The producers are ready to pay the amount she asked for because of the demand she has in Hindi. Pooja Hegde's presence will also fetch a good price for Hindi dubbing rights.