Did Deepika do Om Shanti Om free?

Did Deepika do Om Shanti Om free?

5. Deepika Padukone didn’t charge anything for her debut movie ‘Om Shaanti Om. ‘ For Deepika, starring in a movie with Shah Rukh Khan was a gift in itself, so she decided to do the movie for free.

Is Om Shanti Om a Bollywood film?

Om Shanti Om is a 2007 Indian Hindi-language Masala film written and directed by Farah Khan, co-written by Mayur Puri and Mushtaq Shiekh, and produced by Gauri Khan under the banner of Red Chillies Entertainment.

How much does Sonam Kapoor charge per movie?

She is one of the highest-paid Indian actresses in the Bollywood Industry. Sonam Kapoor’s monthly income is 70 Lakh rupees. The maximum of her income comes from Hindi movies. Sonam Kapoor per movie’s fee is 5 Crore+ for which she charges from the film producers.

Who discovered Deepika Padukone?

Farah Khan was looking for a model to star in her next film, and got in touch with Malaika Arora. Rodricks, for whom Padukone had been modelling for roughly two years then, recommended her to Arora, a close friend of his, who in turn recommended her to Khan in 2007.

Who is the director of Om Shanti Om?

Om Shanti Om (Hindi pronunciation: [oːm ʃaːnt̪ɪ oːm]) is a 2007 Indian fantasy romantic melodrama film directed and co-written by Farah Khan with Mayur Puri and Mushtaq Shiekh. It stars Shah Rukh Khan as Om, a junior artist of the 1970s who has a crush on a secretly married superstar, played by Deepika Padukone in her Hindi film debut.

Why was Shah Rukh Khan cast in Om Shanti Om?

Shah Rukh was cast as the lead; he gained six packs for a song sequence. He felt Om Shanti Om was a “happy film”. Farah was advised by Malaika Arora to cast Padukone as the female lead, who was suggested by Wendell Roddick, under whom Padukone was working.

Is’Om Shanti Om’a good movie?

Rajeev Masand of CNN-News18 gave the film three stars out of five and writes, “Unpretentious and completely transparent in its intentions, Om Shanti Om is an entertainer in the true sense of the word, mixing up genre elements like comedy, drama, action and emotion to create a heady broth of Manmohan Desai -style exaggerated entertainment.”

What is the grossing of Om Shanti Om?

The film was theatrically released in India on 9 November 2007 during Diwali weekend, Om Shanti Om earned over ₹1.49 billion worldwide becoming the highest grossing Bollywood film of the year; it received positive reviews, with praise for the performances and the film’s narrative. The film won several awards in major Indian film award ceremonies.