If you talk on the topic of male domination then, in India it has been in trending for quite long now. But breaking all the orthodox in relation to male domination Deepika Padukone seems to break the shackles at last. A leading daily has confirmed that this will be the very first time in the history of Indian cinema when an actress will be paid more than her male counter parts. Deepika who will be next seen playing the nominal role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" also writes another history with this historic film. A convenient source to Hindustan Times has revealed saying;
There are a lot of speculations about the pay structure of ‘Padmavati’. However, Sanjay Sir was clear that the film belongs to Deepika. The film is mounted on its female protagonist Deepika Padukone with the title being a testimony of the actress’ investment in the project. As for the remuneration, Deepika has taken home a whopping Rs. 13 crores, while Ranveer and Shahid share equal digits that read close to Rs. 10 crores respectively.Padmavati is a historical drama that depicts of how medieval-era Mughul ruler Alauddin Khilji was infatuated with the Rajputana queen Padmavati. Deepika Padukone plays Padmavati whereas Ranveer Singh will be seen as Alauddin Khilji and Shahid Kapoor as Ratan Singh in the film. The film is all set to release in November 2017.