After grabbing a lot of attention for the previous ten seasons, the Bigg Boss makers are all set to come up with the eleventh season of the much popularity show, which will be hosted by Salman Khan.
Bigg Boss was introduced as a celebrity based reality show which used to have 14 celebs locked in a house for a couple of months. However, the trend changed in with BB10 when the makers opened gates of Bigg Boss house for commoners as well. While the concept bagged brownie points for the show, the makers are bringing back the same concept for Bigg Boss 11 which will have a blend of commoners with celebrities.
While the speculations about Bigg Boss 11 celebrity contestants have already begun, the fat pay-cheque of the celebs have also grabbed the attention.
According to a report published in Catch News, Bollywood actor Rahul Dev and VJ Bani were the highest paid contestants of Bigg Boss 10.
So as the audience gear up for Bigg Boss 11, we bring you a list of highest paid contestants of the realit show:
Pamela Anderson - The Hollywood star, who appeared on Bigg Boss 4, was the first International contestant of the reality show. According to a report published in Catch News, Pamela was paid a whopping amount of Rs. 2.5 Crore and that too for her stay of just three days inside the Bigg Boss House.
The Great Khali - Not just Pamela Anderson, Bigg Boss 4 also saw the Television debut of WWE star The Great Khali. The wrestler, who managed to survive till the grand finale, was paid Rs 50 lakh per week as quoted in Financial Express.
Rahul Dev - The Bollywood actor, who was a part of Bigg Boss 10, was said to be the highest paid celebrity of the season. According to Catch News, Rahul Dev was paid a hefty amount of Rs 2 crore for his participation in BB10.
Rimi Sen - The Bollywood actress became one of the most controversial contestants of Bigg Boss 9. As per a report published in Catch News, Rimi Sen was paid Rs 2 crore for her stay inside the house.
VJ Bani - Apart form Rahul Dev, VJ Bani was also touted to be one of the highest paid contestants of BB10. She was reportedly paid a sum of Rs 1.5 crore and Bani did manage to make it to the grand finale becoming the first runner-up of the show.