The End: Akshay Kumar paid over Rs 90 crores to star in his maiden web series!
In the last few years, leading OTTs like Netflix and Amazon Prime have got several top stars from Bollywood to foray into the digital space. Last year, it was announced that Akshay Kumar will be making his digital debut with a web series titled ‘The End’.
A grand launch event was also held where it was hinted that the show will be an action-packed entertainer. Reports suggest that the producers have paid a massive remuneration to the star to get him on board. If reports are to be believed, Akshay has been paid over Rs 90 crore to feature in the web series. This is said to be the highest amount paid for any Indian star for a digital show.
‘The End’, which will be streaming in Amazon Prime, is a dystopian sci-fi thriller that will be made on a massive scale. It is said to be a survival thriller set in alternate universe. It was supposed to go on flores this year but due to the pandemic, it has been postponed. Details regarding the cast and crew associated with the show have not yet been revealed.