In the last two to three years, the OTT landscape has seen a significant transformation, and it is fair to say that the emergence of OTT platforms has given performers access to a whole new market. We may anticipate a surge in OTT platforms in the future because well-known Bollywood celebrities like Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sonakshi Sinha, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, and others prefer to switch to them.
One of the most well-liked OTT services in India is Jio Cinema, followed by Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar, ZEE5, SonyLiv, and others.
Numerous actors have benefited financially from the rising popularity of OTT platforms, and some are making six-figure salaries.
With the murder drama Rudra: The Edge of Darkness on Disney+ Hotstar in 2022, Ajay Devgn makes his OTT debut. One of the most well-known mainstream actors to make his OTT debut is 53-year-old Ajay Devgn. For seven episodes of Rudra, the official version of the British serial Luther, Ajay Devgn reportedly asked for Rs 125 crores. Ajay Devgn was the most paid OTT actor in India, earning Rs 18 crore every episode, according to the alleged sum he asked.
Manoj Bajpayee, meanwhile, is being praised for his work on OTT platforms. The Family Man, a crime thriller television series, praised the brilliant actor’s portrayal of Srikant Tiwari.Reports state that Manoj Bajpayee received Rs 10 crore as performance fees in the second season of Family Man.