These famous faces certainly do -- they've reportedly spent a bundle insuring various body parts. Because when you're in showbiz, your assets are everything! From Cristiano Ronaldo's legs to Lata Mangeshkar's voice, we bring you the lowdown on insured celebrity body parts!
In fact, Mallika Sherawat declared in 2009 that she wanted to get her hot bod insured. There was just one hitch -- producers who signed her on would have to pay the premium! While it is believed that the actress was approached by an international insurance organisation with a proposal to insure her for a whopping 50 crores, we don't know how things worked out for her. Any comments, Mallika?
Yup, that's what they get to cash in if ever Cristiano suffers a serious injury to his thighs or calves.
After winning his Olympic bronze in 2008, boxer Vijender Singh stated his intention of getting his hands insured with Bajaj Allianz. "Boxing requires me to go in for insurance. This field is dangerous. After all, I need to protect my hands, as I have reached where I am because of them," Singh told the Financial Chronicle at the time. Too bad we don't know how much his punches are worth!
Her career is riding on her looks and hey, we all think German supermodel Claudia Schiffer's face is worth a million dollars. She, however, has it pegged at five million!
While he never confirmed the actual amount, the actor did state that he had taken up the initiative. Wonder how much Bips thinks it's worth?
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Our tennis ace Sania Mirza is believed to have insured her arms for an undisclosed amount. We think she should have gotten a policy for those great legs of hers too!