Vijay To Karthi: Top 10 Highest Paid Tamil Heroes In 2023


With back-to-back hits with Kaithi, Viruman, Ponniyin Selvan, and Sardar movies are charging around rs 20-25 per movie.


Sivakarhtikeyan, this young hero with back-to-back hits with Doctor and Don movies is reportedly charging around Rs 25-30 per movie.

Vijay Sethupathi

Makkal Selvan, the most happening hero and villain in Kollywood Vijay Sethupathi with a fist full of movies is charging around Rs 30-40 per movie based on his role and length in the movie.

Chiyaan Vikram

Chiyaan Vikram, the most experimental hero in Kollywood and South India is charging 40-50 Crore per movie. 


Dhanush with his minimum guarantee movies at the box office is reportedly charging around Rs 40-60 crore per movie.


Suriya, the most successful commercial In Kollywood hero after Vijay, Rajini and Ajith. Suriya with a big fandom in Tamil & Telugu states is charging around 50-80 Crore per movie.

Ulaganyagan Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan who is back with bang after vikram movie is charging around Rs 50-80 Crore per movie. Kamal is busy doing Indian 2 Sequel under S Shankar direction.

Thala Ajith

Thala Ajith got the most following in Kollywood after Vijay & Rajini. Ajith’s last movies made 200+ crores of business at the box office. And Ajith is charging around Rs 80-100 Cr per movie.

Superstar Rajinikanth

Rajini is unstoppable in his 70s, his movies still making a huge business at the box office despite the result. Rajini is doing a Jailer movie with Nelson charging Rs 125-150 Cr movie.

Thalapathy Vijay

Thalapathy Vijay, a top Tamil hero who has ruled Kollywood for years. Vijay who scored a blockbuster with Varisu movie in 2023 is charging around 125-150 Cr per movie.