When a writer or even a director started working on a project he/she during the course of developing the idea has a picture in the mind or in simple words, automatically an image of an actor/actress developed in their subconscious area who is perfect to play the respective character. But, sometimes you don’t get what you wished for. Following are the 6 Bollywood stars who lost big movies because of their high price demand.
1. Shah Rukh Khan
According to the various reports, Sanjay Leela Bhansali wanted Shah Rukh to play one of the male leads in ‘Padmavati’. SRK apparently asked for an amount of Rs 90 crores, which was not granted by Bhansali and he turned down the idea.
2. R. Madhavan
R.Madhavan was offered a role opposite Aishwarya Rai in the upcoming film, Fanny Khan. He demanded Rs 1.5 crores for the role which was turned down by the producers.
3. Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Nawazuddin was offered a significant role in Jolly LLB 2, but his demand of 3.5 crores was totally out of the budget.
4. Sri Devi
Sri Devi was the first choice to play the role of Mahishmati queen Shivagami in Baahubali series. But she demanded 6 crores and the producers said no to the actress.
5. Kareena Kapoor
Kal Ho Na Ho was first offered to Kareena but she demanded an amount which is equal to Shah Rukh’s fees.
6. Sonakshi Sinha
Producers of Kick wanted to cast Sonakshi in the lead but she demanded a whopping amount and the role finally fell into the hands of Jacqueline Fernandez.