Genelia who made her debut in Boys continued to act in Sachin with Vijay, Chennai Kadhal and Santhosh Subramaniam. Now she is currently pairing with Dhanush in the film Utthamaputhiran. She is busily acting in Hindi and Telugu films and there is news that her salary has crossed Rs 1 Crore.
Recently for an Ad film she has received Rs 40 Lakhs as her salary. Recently the shooting of the Telugu film Orange which has Genelia in the female lead role was shot in Australia. A famous watch company approached her to do an Ad film for them. She refused by saying that she was busy for four months. But the watch company said that it was enough if she acted for two hours.
So she took the permission of the director and acted in it. The watch company once again made a plea to her to act for another two hours. She accepted their request and acted. She was paid Rs 40 Lakhs for four hours.