Highest Paid Actors in Malayalam Films

Malayalam Cinema is the 5th largest film industry based on the total number of film production and viewers after Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada. The Film Industry home to many skilled actors, directors, and scriptwriters, is the place where many Malayalam blockbuster films made and many notable films are remade to other languages in India. There are many popular actors who still appear in Malayalam films including Mamooty, Mohan Lal, and Jayaram. The following ranks of the highest-paid actors of Malayalam films analyzed the actor’s demand, film success, and popularity, and the data gathered from internet sources.

10. Dulquer Salmaan

Occupation: Film actor, playback singer
Years active: 2012– present
Notable Films: O Kadhal Kanmani, 100 Days of Love, Bangalore Days, Vikramadithyan, Vaayai Moodi Pesavum, Ext.
DOB: July 28, 1986
Remuneration: Around 50 Lakh

Dulquer Salmaan

9. Fahad Fazil

Occupation: Film actor, producer
Years active: 2009– present
Notable Films: Bangalore Days, Diamond Necklace, Iyobinte Pusthakam, Annayum Rasoolum, North 24 Kaatham, Ext.
DOB: August 8, 1982
Remuneration: Around 55 Lakh

Fahad Fazil

8. Nivin Pauly

Occupation: Film Actor
Years active: 2010– present
Notable Films: Premam, Oru Vadakkan Selfie, Ohm Shanthi Oshaana, Neram, Mili, Ext.
DOB: October 11, 1984
Remuneration: 55 – 60 Lakh

Nivin Pauly

7. Jayasurya

Occupation: Actor, Producer, Singer
Years active: 2001– present
Notable Films: Aadu, Jilebi, Punyalan Agarbattis, Iyobinte Pushthakam, Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan, Ext.
DOB: August 30, 1978
Remuneration: 65 – 70 Lakh


6. Jayaram

Occupation: Film actor
Years active: 1988– present
Notable Films: Manthrikan, Uttam VIllain, Manassin, Thenali, Customs Dairy, Ext.
DOB: September 10, 1965
Remuneration: 70 – 80 Lakh


5. Kunchacko Boban

Occupation: Actor, businessman
Years active: 1997– present
Notable Films: Chirakodinja Kinavukal, Cousins, Vishudhan, Law Point, Aniyathipraavu, Ext.
DOB: November 2, 1976
Remuneration: Around 1 Crore

Kunchacko Boban

4. Pritvi Raj

Occupation: Film Actor, Producer, playback singer
Years active: 2002 – present
Notable Films: Aiyyaa, Ivide, Classmates, Urumi, Picket 43, Ext.
DOB: October 16, 1982
Remuneration: Around 1.5 Crore

3. Dilip

Occupation: Actor, film producer, singer, impressionist
Years active: 1993 – present
Notable Films: Ivan Maryadaraman, Meesa Madhavan, Avatharam, C.I.D Moosa, Ring Master, Ext.
DOB: September October 27, 1968
Remuneration: 2 Crore

2. Mammooty

Occupation: Film actor, producer
Years active: 1979 – present
Notable Films: Bhaskar the Rascal, RajadhiRaja, Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja, Ezhupunna Tharakan, Rajamanikyam, Ext.
DOB: September 7, 1951
Remuneration: 4 Crore

1. Mohan Lal

Occupation: Film actor, producer, distributor, playback singer, entrepreneur, theater actor
Years active: 1978 – present
Notable Films: Pulimurugan, Oppam, Janatha Garage, SPadikam, Chithram, Drishyam
DOB: 21 May 1960
Remuneration: 6 Crore

Note: The Remuneration of the Actors mentioned above are referred from the internet news sources and other entertainment-related websites, do not use this for official purposes.

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