Akshay Kumar to be paid Rs 90 crore for a web series?

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 11, 2019, 10.31 AM(IST)

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Akshay was not keen on making a move into the digitals pace but reports suggest that his son, Aarav persuaded him to try his hand at it.

If reports are to be believed, Akshay Kumar will next step in for a series with Amazon Prime. 

Akshay was not keen on making a move into the digitals pace but reports suggest that his son, Aarav persuaded him to try his hand at it. Also, the superstar will be handed over a whopping amount of Rs 90 crore or even more for his digital debut.

Even though the amount is not confirmed, a source close to the project told a website: “To begin with, Akshay was not keen to do a digital series. Amazon pursued him relentlessly. They hope to get in more Bollywood superstars.”

Meanwhile, some reports also suggest that Salman Khan is also likely to be roped in for a series with the same OTT platform.