The Tollywood directors are renowned for writing original, entertaining, and action-thriller scripts that have delighted audiences for many years. Making a movie to entertain an audience carries a heavy financial burden, but it is well worth it. Consequently, we have listed the top 10 highest-paid Tollywood directors in this article for the year 2022.
With a net worth of Rs. 150 crores, one of Tollywood’s best-known and most lauded directors, SS Rajamouli, is the highest-paid director in the industry as of 2022. Babubali has elevated his profession even though every movie he has directed has been a smashing success. He has received recognition and praise for his efforts from all over the world, and his most recent hit, “RRR,” has elevated him to the rank of brilliant Tollywood director. His earlier masterpieces, such as Sye, Eega, Vikramarkudu, Chatrapathi, Magadheera, Yamadonga, and others, are among the best.
In 2022, Sukumar will also be the highest-paid Tollywood director. The salary of this well-known Tollywood director ranges from Rs. 50 to 75 crore. His most recent hit, Pushpa, has received a tonne of praise from people all over the nation, and a sequel, Pushpa: The Rise, is now in the works. The successful films directed by Sukumar include Rangasthalam, Arya, Nannaku PremaTho, and others.
Mantrikudu Matala The highest-paid director in Tollywood is Trivikram Srinivas. According to reports, he earns up to Rs. 50 crore. Trivikram Srinivas is well known for his films’ hilarious dialogue and punch lines. In Tollywood, he has directed and given out blockbusters. Nuvvu Naku Nachav, Ala Vaikunta Puram Lo, Malleswari, Atharinitiki Daaredi, S/O Satyamurthy, and many other of his well-known works are just a few.
Koratala Siva, the director of Bharat Ane Nenu, is another well-liked and well-paid Tollywood director in 2022. Koratala Siva receives between Rs. 18 and Rs. 20 crores in compensation for each film. Janatha Garage, Srimanthudu, Bharat Ane Nenu, Mirchi, and other films by Koratala Siva are examples of his blockbusters.
Boyapati Srinu, the Tollywood mass director, is one of the highest-paid directors in 2022. He is renowned for his graphic action scenes and his accomplishments in the masala genre. He receives a salary between Rs. 8 and Rs. 10 crores. Boyapati made his acting debut in the hugely successful blockbuster “Bhadra,” and ever since, he has developed a devoted fan base. His writings include things like Sarrainodu, Simha, and Legend.
Anil Ravipudi is the sixth-highest-paid director in Tollywood. For his outstanding works, including Kandhireega, Sarileru Neekevvaru, F3, Raja The Great, and others, Ravipudi is well known. Anil Ravipudi receives a salary of Rs. 10 crores. Additionally, he provided dialogue for movies like Aagadu, Souryam, Masala, and others.
The seventh highest-paid director in Tollywood is Nag Ashwin, who is known for producing great movies like Mahanati, Yevade Subramanyam, Jathi Ratnalu, and Pitta Kathalu. Nag Ashwin’s annual salary is Rs. 8 crores. Project K, a film by this brilliant director, is soon to be released.
Harish Shankar, who is well-known for making blockbusters like Gabbar Singh, Gaddhala Konda Ganesh, and Duvvada Jannadham, was also included on the list of the highest-paid Tollywood directors. He receives a salary of Rs. 6 crores.
One of the legendary filmmakers who consistently create original stories and engage the audience is Sekhar Kammula. He receives a salary of Rs. 6 crores and is well-known for his hit films, including Fidaa, Anand, Happy Days, and others.
Sujeeth, a young Tollywood director, is among the industry’s highest-paid creatives. Despite only producing a few movies, he has managed to capture viewers’ attention for a brief time. He is now one of Tollywood’s best directors, thanks to his breakout performance in Run Raja Run. Sujeeth, the director, receives a salary of about Rs. 5 crores.