Yes,Akshay Kumar beats Rajinikanth in terms of remuneration and becomes highest paid Indian actor.
Tamil superstar Rajinikanth is claimed to be the highest paid actor in India who is only second to Jackie Chan in the list of highest paid actors in Asia. But according to the latest reports Akshay Kumar was paid more than Rajinikanth for ‘2.0’(Enthiran 2),an upcoming 2017 Indian Tamil science fiction film directed by S. Shankar and written by S. Shankar and Jeyamohan.according to some sources Akshay was paid Rs 2 Crores a day and then the total amount will be more than the remuneration of Rajinikanth..
This film will feature Rajinikanth reprising the roles of Dr. Vaseegaran and Chitti, alongside Akshay Kumar as Dr. Richard and Amy Jackson and Produced by Subaskaran Allirajah of Lyca Productions. Akshay plays scientist Richard who, after an experiment goes wrong, turns crazy and loses his appearance.