Top 10 Highest Paid Actors in the World 2018. Every year we watch lot of movies, and most of the movie lovers just wonder, ‘How much the lead actors are paid for it.?Some don’t give a damn about it, but some eagerly look out for various sources that gives them the desired information. Although, Forbes also comes with this list every year and this year too the list is quiet impressing.
Hey ! Wait, Surprisingly George clooney has topped the list this year. he hasn’t done even a single movie last year. Reason why he topped this list is the $700 million share sale of his tequila company, casamigos bought by British liquor conpany Diageo.
Top 10 Highest Paid Actors in the World 2018
Hence, here we bring you the Top 10 Highest Paid Actors in the World 2018. As how much your favorite actors are being paid to entertain you.
1. George Clooney – $239 million
This is highest ever earnings of Clooney’s career and also in the history of Forbes actors list. $700 million sale of his tequila conpany, Casamigos, to the British Liquor company, Diageo brought him this huge amount of money last year.
2. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson – $124 million
Second in this list is none other than, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Last year he made about $124 million from his blockbuster movies like “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” and “Baywatch“. This is his highest ever total for acting earnings in the history of Forbes.
3. Robert Downey Jr. – $81 million
Robert Downey Jr. Is third on this list. He made a huge jump this year in this list. Reportedly, he almost doubled his salary from last years list. He made this money from his contracts with Marvel Films for his appearances as Iron Man. Likewise, humongous $15 million for his brief role in “Spider-Man: Homecoming“.
4. Chris Hemsworth – $64.5 million
Another big name from the Marvel Cinematic Universe has made it to the list. He also almost doubled his earnings this year than his earnings from 2017 list. Two Blockbuster movies, “Thor: Ragnarok” and “Avengers: Infinity War” gave him huge paychecks.
5. Jackie Chan – $45.5 million
Mr. Chan made huge money this year too from product endorsements, movies like, “Kung Fu Yoga” and “The Foreigner” and also the line of theaters that he owns.
6. Will Smith – $42 million
Will smith earned money from his contracts with movies like, “Aladdin” and computer animated comedy “Spies in Disguise“. He also made $20 million for his role in Netflix’s critically panned original film “Bright”.
7. Akshay Kumar – $40.5 million
Kumar endorses around 20 brands including giant companies like Tata and EverReady. He also made profits from his hit movies like “Toilet” and “Padman“. His choice of Social Issues is bringing him lot of money.
8. Adam Sandler – $39.5 million
9. Salman Khan – $38.5 million
This Bollywood Superstar is on a dream run since his action flick, ‘Wanted‘ that released in the year 2009. Since then he has produced and starred in lot of Blockbuster movies. Last year too he starred in a Blockbuster “Tiger Zinda Hai,” which brought him lump sum of money. He also endorses some top Indian Brands like Suzuki and Appy Fizz.
10. Chris Evans – $34 million
That’s all about Top 10 Highest Paid Actors in the World 2018.