Top 5 Highest paid Directors of Bollywood


SS Rajamouli

Director SS Rajamouli, took home a mammoth profit share of Rs 100 crore from his magnum opus movie Baahubali

Rohit Shetty

Rohit Shetty was offered Rs 25 crore by film producer Sangeeta Ahir as he was set to direct the official remake of Tamil movie Soodhu Kavvum, the progress of the project is still uncertain

Rajkumar Hirani

Business World called Rajkumar Hirani the director of quality and not quantity and a report revealed that Hirani is probably the only director who charges more than Rohit Shetty.

Karan Johar

Karan Johar was named in top 50 spots on Forbes Celebrity 100 list in 2019. Coming to his direction fee, Johar charges a direction fee for projects under his own production house

Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Sanjay Leela Bhansali let go of his direction fee for the movie Gangubai, however, he took a chunk of the box office collection. With the film raking in Rs 184 crore, the director got a fair share making him one of the highest-paid directors in Bollywood