If there is any person on Television who could challenge the supremacy of anchor Suma, it’s undoubtedly Pradeep Machiraju.
This name needs no introduction to Telugu TV viewers as Pradeep’s face is noted as the host of various shows. Guess how much this star anchor charges? Sources revealed that for the popular ‘Konchem touch lo Unte Cheptha’ program, Pradeep charges a cool Rs 1 lakh per each episode. This is the highest amount for any male anchor or actor on TV. For other shows, he charges around Rs 50-60 thousand, it is said.
Through anchoring for various events, audio function, filmy events etc. he pockets nothing less than Rs 20 lakh per month. From a RJ who used to pocket Rs 15 thousand per month, Pradeep has now become a star on Television to earn 20 lakh per month.