Celebrity·Posted on 12 Apr 2018Priyanka Chopra Was Once Offered Only 5% Of What Her Male Costar Was Being PaidA Bollywood producer told her, "This is the budget for the girl and we can't move beyond that."by Sonia Mariam ThomasBuzzFeed Staff, IndiaFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Goes without saying that Priyanka Chopra is probably the biggest star India has produced. Jason Merritt / Getty Images But even PC isn't often compensated as she should be, she admitted in an interview with InStyle. Dia Dipasupil She told the magazine about how, in Bollywood, producers are not shy to admit that they will pay a male actor more. Getty Images She was directly informed that she would be paid only a fraction of what her male costar was being offered. Getty Images While she admitted that the wage gap exists in both India and the United States, she realised that the Indian industry isn't as afraid of consequences. Getty Images In the same interview, Chopra also mentioned being rejected for a role in Hollywood because of her skin colour. Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images Here's the link to the entire interview.