Ain’t no party like a Koothra-party!… British-Indian actor, Kunal Nayyar is the least known of the Big Bang Theory quintet, but catching up really fast. At least financially speaking. Kunal Nayyar has a net worth of $5 million and rising. What made him famous is his role as Raj Koothrappali in popular sitcom The Bing Bang Theory. When Nayyar and Simon Helberg signed their original contracts they were reportedly making $25,000 for each episode of the show in 2007. His pay per episode was risen $40,000 in 2010.
However, at the end of 2013 he is payed a whopping $100,000 per episode and things can only get better for him. Considered one of the funniest characters in the entire series, Kunal who is playing Rajesh Koothrappali, loves to show off the fact that he’s doing so great, at least financially. How he does this? Well, in 2011 he married his celebrity crush, Miss India of 2006, exotic beauty Neha Kapur. What better way to show your status than by marrying one of the most beautiful women on Earth? Plus, her net worth is another $5 million.
Kunal Nayyar made $1,800,000 in earnings in 2013 with the series and he’s making this much since 2012, so he’s living the rich lifestyle right about now.
Born on April 30, 1981 in Hammersmith, London, England, Nayyar was raised in New Delhi, India and moved to America in 1999 for study. He attended University of Portland, and Temple University in Philadelphia where he received a Master of Fine Arts in Acting before moving into acting.