A writer puts his heart and soul when it comes to weaving stories. A story is the heart of any movie. Any movie, irrespective of what’s it’s genre is runs only because of a story.

Since past few years, many biopics have released and have ruled on our hearts. The real life stories of these sportsmen have always made us smile, and shed tears too. Their struggle was real and so was there pain, but have you ever imagined how much these sportsmen were actually paid for their biopics?

Here we will tell you how much these sports personalities were paid for their biopics, have a look:

  1. MS Dhoni:

The most loved biopic to be released ever, MS Dhoni-The Untold Story . His struggle in the movie didn’t failed to inspire us, agree or not but we all got emotional when Sushant Singh Rajput who was playing the role of Dhoni in the movie, shed tears. We all got goosebumps when he hit the famous ‘helicopter shot’.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni was paid Rs.80 crores for his biopic.

2. Mohammad Azharuddin:

The most stylish cricketer, Azhar had the most controversial story also. Although, the movie failed to perform good at the box office, but Emraan Hashmi’s performance was loved widely.

Mohammad Azharuddin charged R.0 for the movie, yes he didn’t charged a single penny.

3. Mary Kom:

Priyanka Chopra’s performance in the movie was loved and appreciated a lot. Mary Kom’s story won millions of hearts, yet Mary Kom was only paid Rs.25 Lakhs for her story.

4. Milkha Singh:

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, no doubt, Farhan Akhtar gave his best performance in this movie. He put his heart and soul to finally nail the role of Milkha Singh. Milkha Singh only charged Rs.1 for the movie.

5. Paan Singh Tomar:

Although, the movie did an average at the box office but the story of the movie was amazing. The movie was surrounded by a lot of controversy before it’s release.

The nephew of Paan Singh Tomar received a sum of Rs.15 Lakhs.

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