Top 10 Highest Paid Actresses in the World 2018. Earlier, Forbes came up with the list of highest paid actors list of 2018 and now its highest paid actress of 2018. Last year it was Emma Stone who reigned the list of highest paid actress with $26m by giving Oscar winning performance in “La La Land”. Surprisingly, this year she is not even in the top 10 names. This year Scarlett Johansson leads the list with $40.5m earnings in whole last year. Marvel has paid a lot to cast her as Black Widow in their avengers movies and also for biggest star cast ensembled ever, “Avengers: Infinity War” and next year also she will be returning to reprise her role.
Some Actresses are constantly appearing in this list from last many years like Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Aniston, Cate Blanchett and Julia Roberts. Some new entrants to the list are also there like Mila Kunis and Reese Witherspoon.
Top 10 Highest Paid Actresses in the World 2018
Together, the world’s 10 highest-paid actresses computed a combined $186 million between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018.
Let’s get into it:
1. Scarlett Johansson – $40.5m
This year Scarlett Johansson has dethroned Emma Stone as the highest-paid actress in the world. $40.5 million is the amount that she made in between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018.
2. Angelina Jolie – $28m
Angelina Jolie a mom of six children and still she draws huge amount from her big movie roles.
3. Jennifer Aniston – $19.5m
She is associated with many big brands like Emirates Airline, Smartwater and Aveeno, which paid her combined huge amount of $19.5 million.
4. Jennifer Lawrence – $18m
5. Reese Witherspoon – $16.5m
Reese Witherspoon took home this amount from her appreance in second season of TV Show ‘Big Little Lies’ and a movie ‘A wrinkle in time’.
6. Mila Kunis – $16m
Mila Kunis made $16 million, which is a fine sum of amount. In 2018 she appeared in two movies ‘Bad Moms’ and ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’ and both the movies did well at Box-Office.
7. Julia Roberts – $13m
Julia made this amount from her role in ‘Wonder‘ movie, but mostly from her cosmetics deal and income from previous films.
8. Cate Blanchett – $12.5m
She appeared last year in Marvel’s Blockbuster flick, “Thor: Ragnarok” and she also had soon to be released, “The House with a Clock in its Walls”.
9. Melissa McCarthy – $12m
Actress and Comedian Melissa McCarthy made this amount from her upcoming movies like, “Happytime Murders” and “Can You Ever Forgive Me”.
10. Gal Gadot – $10m
Gal Gadot home this amount from her last year blockbuster movie ‘Wonder Woman’ and also from endorsements of makeup company Revlon. Second part of Wonder Woman, “Wonder Woman 1984” is also in making which is slated to release in 2019.
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