By Pratishtha Ghosh Last Updated:
Till date, we have seen Bollywood celebrities shelling out hefty amounts on lavish items to maintain a classy lifestyle. However, they not just spend all this money on themselves but also set some gifting goals by offering some of the most extravagant items to their co-stars. After working so hard for a film, every actor deserves their share of appreciation besides getting good reviews from the critics and the love of the audience.
Therefore, if the appreciation comes in the form of expensive cars, paintings or a unique camera, then nothing like that. Whether you agree on it or not but B-Town is the closest to royalty we have in present times, and we are obsessed with the insanely expensive things they have received as gifts. From Amitabh Bachchan, Prabhas to Katrina Kaif, here's a list of celebs, who received some of the most expensive gifts because of their stunning performance in their respective work.
According to a report of Financial Express, a Rolls Royce Phantom was gifted to the Shahenshaah, Amitabh Bachchan by filmmaker, Vidhu Vinod Chopra. It was gifted to him by the filmmaker after the two had worked together in the film, Eklavya: The Royal Guard, in 2007. Considered as an epitome of luxury cars around the world, the Phantom is powered by a 6.75 litre V12 making 453hp and is priced at Rs. 3.5 crores in India.
Katrina Kaif's stunning performance in Agneepath's item number, Chikni Chameli, is still fresh in the minds of the audience. Undoubtedly, the actress' dance moves had surely left a lasting mark on many. But what you might not know is that amongst the million fans of the hook steps of the song, another admirer of hers was Karan Johar. According to a report by ScoopWhoop, it was Karan, who had gifted Katrina a shiny red Ferrari for doing an item number in his film. Therefore, to return the favour, Katrina had not charged a penny for the song. The car's cost is around Rs. 2.5 crores.
South Indian superstar, Prabhas had to work very hard to get his physique for his role in the much-loved film, Bahubali. He had spent hours in the gym to get his masculine body. To help him out, the makers of Bahubali helped him by gifting him gym equipment worth INR 1.5 crores and had installed it at his place.
Shah Rukh Khan is well-known for living his life king size. While the actor has one of the most luxurious cars parked at his home, he also believes in gifting swanky new wheels to his industry friends. As a grand gesture to his Ra.One co-star, Arjun Rampal and director, Anubhav Sinha, actor had gifted them a brand new BMW 7 series before the release of the film. He had also gifted a BMW to the South Indian superstar, Rajnikanth for his support in his futuristic movie, Ra.One. Though the film had bombed at the box office, that had not deterred King Khan from gifting a brand new BMW 7 series sedan, costing him approximately Rs. 1 crore each.
While Ajay Devgn is pretty famous for gifting extravagant gifts to his wife, Kajol on embracing parenthood for the first time and to his co-stars, his sweet gesture to Abigail Eames, who had played the role of his on-screen daughter in the film, Shivaay is worth winning hearts. The actor had gifted Abigail a total of 2000 toys for her role in Shivaay.
We all are known for the generosity of Bollywood’s Bhaijaan, Salman Khan. Whether it is being involved with charity work or owning luxurious cars or apartments, the actor has done it all. Not just that, he also believes in gifting memorable things to his co-stars. After working with Jacqueline Fernandes in the movie, Kick, Salman was so impressed with her acting skills that he had gifted her a Buddha Painting worth Rs. 2.5 crores. Not just that, a report by BollywoodLife.com had stated that Jacqueline had received another expensive gift, a 3 BHK flat in Bandra from Salman Khan.
We are not unknown of the deep friendship between Bollywood actors, Alia Bhatt and Siddharth Malhotra since the time they had worked together in the film, Student Of The Year. As per a report by DNA India.com, owing to Alia's obsession with photography, Siddharth had gifted her a high-end camera from the US in appreciation of her work. This edition of the camera has something for the selfie buffs as it allows its user to take selfies through the camera that is priced at Rs. 1.5 lakhs approximately.
Bollywood superstar, Shah Rukh Khan shares a very close-knit bond with the choreographer-director, Farah Khan. In fact, they have also worked in a few movies together. SRK is known to maintain a high-profile lifestyle off the silver screen, and over the years, he has gifted expensive tokens of appreciation to his friends and well-wishers. Therefore, he did not deter from gifting Farah with two super-expensive cars after the success of their film. Earlier, King Khan had made headlines when he gifted Farah a Mercedes Benz E Class, whose price ranges from Rs. 65 lakhs to Rs. 82 lakhs for their film, Om Shanti Om. He had also gifted her a Hyundai SUV after the release of Main Hoon Na.
As per a report by the Hindustan Times in 2017, Shah Rukh Khan had gifted Salman Khan a Mercedes car as a token of respect for doing a cameo role in his film, Zero. While we have seen them bromancing with each other in public events, a previous report in the media had stated that SRK had gifted Salman a luxury car. According to the report, Shah Rukh was touched by Salman's kind gesture as the latter had changed his entire shooting schedule for the special song, Isaaqbaazi. The luxury car in question was a newly launched model that nobody had owned in the country. However, nobody knows about the exact model of the luxurious ride.
After taking a look at the super-expensive gifts that B-town celebs give to each other, it is for sure that they never shy away from spending hefty amounts for the industry friends.