Forbes’ list of top 10 Paid actors is out and is making everyone crazy! Check out the list down below and tell us what you think about it!
1. George Clooney
The batman superstar earned a whopping $239 million between June 2017-June 2018. He hasn’t appeared in any movies in 2017 but his tequila company he co-founded to British spirits company Diageo in June 2017 has been making him some good bucks.
2. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson
The Rock stood second with a total of $124 million, less than almost half of what Clooney has been earning. Currently, he is working on Disney’s Jungle Cruise with Emily Blunt. His big fortune can be credited to his work in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. That movie was loved by one and all!
3. Robert Downey Jr.
Our favorite – Iron Man, has been earning quite a lot too! Robert Downey Jr. cashed in a sum of $81 million, thanks to the success of “Spider-Man: Homecoming” and “Avengers: Infinity War.” He is all-set to play Doctor Dolittle in his upcoming 2019 movie “The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle”
4. Chris Hemsworth
Girls may go gaga over him, but that’s not all he does. Lord of Thunder has struck the shining pot of gold. What else can explain his $64.5 million earnings? With Thor: Ragnarok, 2017 was a successful year for the Australian actor Chris Hemsworth.
5. Jackie Chan
The Chinese actor cashed in at $45.5 million. He worked for 6 movies in 2017, one of which was the critically acclaimed “The Foreigner”.
6. Will Smith
Will Smith’s “Bright” gave him a spot on the Forbes’ list.He earned $20 million from Netflix and played the role as Genie in Disney’s “Aladdin”. In 2018, FIFA World Cup official anthem brought Smith’s earnings to $42 million.
7. Akshay Kumar
With earnings of $40.5 million, Kumar is the richest Indian Actor of the Forbes’ list. Yes, he toppled Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan and Amir Khan too! With his socially conscious movies like “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” and “Padman” he earned the big buck in the right way.
8. Adam Sandler
The comedian-actor earned $39.5 million last year and his Netflix deal is earning him a lot of cash too!
9. Salman Khan
Bhai is loved by everyone in India. His movies almost always hit the hundred crore mark. “Tiger Zinda Hai” and “Race 3” earned him an estimate of $38.5 million last year. He is now shooting for “Bharat”
10. Chris Evans
Cap cashed in a total of $34 million, making him the third Marvel Actor to be on the list. His Marvel movies have brought him a lot of success and we sure do hope he goes on like this!