Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide case is being investigated by the Mumbai police and surprising details about the actor’s career has been sidetracked in Bollywood are coming to light little by little.
The police had previously asked for a copy of the actor’s contract with Yash Raj Films (YRF).
As per the contract, Sushant Singh had a 3-film deal with the production house and was paid only paid Rs 30 lakh for the first; Shuddh Desi Romance co-starring Parineeti Chopra and Vaani Kapoor.
For the second venture with YRF titled Detective Byomkesh Bakshy, Sushant would have been paid only Rs 1 crore.
However, it is not sure that Sushant has been paid the full amount for his second film, because, as well as the contract, he was given Rs 60 lakh.
His third film, YRF Paani has been abandoned due to differences creative between its director Shekhar Kapoor and YRF owner and producer Aditya Chopra.
Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead in her Bandra apartment, in Mumbai, on June 14.
The actor had hanged himself, and died because of asphyxiation. Since his disappearance, the debate on nepotism and lobbying in the film fraternity have been doing the rounds, and the police is probing the same.