Who are the top ten most paid actors in the world in 2019? Are you wondering who are the top ten most actors in the world today, then you are at the right place.
Although, George Clooney is still most paid actor in the world but they have been some improvement from other actors base on past records.
10. Chris Evans — $34 million
Evans paycheck skyrocketed from his role as Captain America in Marvel Cinematic Universe films, including the 2018 blockbuster Avengers: Infinity War.
9. Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan — $38.5 million
Bollywood star, Khan earned $38.5 million from a combination of successful films that he featured in and produced, including 2017’s Tiger Zinda Hai and endorsement deals for consumer items like Suzuki motorcycles and Chlormint gum.
8. Adam Sandler — $39.5 million
Long gone are the days of “Happy Gilmore” and “Mr. Deeds”, Sandler made millions from his 2014 Netflix movie deal, and extended for four films in 2017. Forbes said he also earned six-figures for every live comedy act he performed in the last year.
7. Akshay Kumar — $40.5 million
Bollywood’s Kumar brought in back-end profits from his film releases like Padman he also makes some of the millions from movie roles that support initiatives to improve sanitation such as “Toilet”. He also signed endorsement deals with about 20 brands, per Forbes, including Indian finance conglomerate Tata and battery manufacturer Eveready.
6. Will Smith — $42 million
Smith earned a reported $20 million for his role in Netflix’s original film Bright. He also signed contracts to appear in upcoming films, including the 2019 live adaptation of Disney’s & Aladdin and the computer-animated comedy & Spies in Disguise.
5. Jackie Chan — $45.5 million
Chan made millions from his roles in six films in 2017, including & Kung Fu Yoga and The Foreigner. He also made a series of brand endorsements and brought in revenue from the theaters that he owns. He is most popular Asian actor.
4. Chris Hemsworth — $64.5 million
Forbes said Hemsworth tripled his earnings from its 2017 list thanks to his paychecks from two blockbuster Marvel films,Thor: Ragnarok & and & Avengers: Infinity War.
3. Robert Downey Jr. Iron man — $81 million
Downey Jr. reportedly doubled his paycheck from Forbes 2017 list by negotiating more lucrative contracts for his appearances as Iron Man in Marvel films, including an estimated $15 million upfront payment for his brief role in 2017’s Spider-Man: Homecoming.
2. Dwayne The Rock Johnson — $124 million
Johnson,s $124 million gave him the highest-ever total for acting earnings in the history of Forbe Celebrity 100 for the outlet’s 2018 list. Acting earnings were the major source of Johnson’s money, including huge advance checks for blockbuster movies like Jumanji and Welcome to the Jungle
1. George Clooney — $239 million
Clooney brought in the highest-ever earnings of his career and in the history of Forbes actors list.
Clooney is the world’s highest-paid actor in the past year, according to Forbes.
Though he didn’t appear in a film during that period he made $700 million from the sale of his
Tequila company, Casamigos, to the British liquor company Diageo.
Clooney took home an industry-leading pretax paycheck of $239 million in the calendar year
between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018.