It’s definitely no secret that actors get paid a lot of money once they’re successful. Everyone loves to see their favorite actor perform at the best of his ability and entertain them. Of course, they do deserve their millions.Here are the ten richest actors in Hollywood.
10. Clint Eastwood – $380 million
Clinton Eastwood Jr. is an American actor, filmmaker, musician, and political figure.He has the credit for introducing a different dimension to Hollywood films by making this clan famous. One can always experience a great thrill whenever one sees a Clint Eastwood movie.
9. Tom Hanks – $390 million
Thomas Jeffrey Hanks is an American actor and filmmaker. Hanks is known for his comedic and dramatic roles in such films as Splash, Big, Turner & Hooch, A League of Their Own, Sleepless in Seattle etc.Tom Hanks is an admirable actor capable of performing a variety of roles.
08. Sylvester Stallone — $400 million
Sylvester Stallone is synonymous with movies like Rambo, Rocky etc, which envisages him display tremendous physical abilities. He’s the world’s best boxer, according to movie fans, and the all-time competitor of Arnold Schwarzenegger.
07. Jack Nicholson — $400 million
It’s been a while since we’ve seen the actor on screen. He hasn’t officially retired, but he doesn’t seem that interested in acting. His last movie was in 2010 with How Do You Know. But he has had some great movies on his resume including The Shining, The Departed, and Terms of Endearment. His best paying gig was 1989’s Batman, which he was paid $60 million due to getting a percentage of sales.
06. Bill Cosby – $400 million
William Henry Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, musician, and author who was active for over five decades before being convicted of a number of sex offenses in 2018.Bill Cosby is one the most versatile comedians every to have graced the Hollywood screens. People still remember the Bill Cosby shows with a great deal of appreciation.
05.Mel Gibson – $425 million
Mel Colmcille Gerard Gibson AO is an American actor and filmmaker. He is best known for his action hero roles, namely his breakout role as Max Rockatansky in the first three films in the Mad Max. Here is an actor who did not have to struggle much in life because he belonged to a rich family in any case. In addition to his acting skills, he is a much acclaimed director and producer as well. Beginning his career in Australia, he moved on to Hollywood with great success.
04. Johnny Depp – $450 million
The actor is a long time partner of Tim Burton. He has been the lead of many of his movies including Edward Scissorhands, Sweeny Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, and Alice in Wonderland. However, his best paying gig isn’t with his good friend. The actor was paid $185 million for the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.He tends to be a chameleon with his looks for roles. The hard work has paid off making him tied with Tyler Perry in net worth.
3. Tom Cruise – $500 million
Thomas Cruise is an American actor and producer. He started his career at age 19, in the film Endless Love.This charming actor has won three Golden Globe Awards and played stellar roles in many films like Top Gun, Rain Man, etc.He is also reportedly the highest paid actor for one role due to being paid $290 million throughout the Mission Impossible saga.
2. Tyler Perry – $600 million
Tyler Perry is an American actor, playwright, filmmaker and comedian. In 2011, Forbes listed him as the highest paid man in entertainment, earning $130 million USD between May 2010 and 2011.In addition to being an actor of repute, he is also a successful producer and director. He has produced and directed innumerable stage plays in the late 1990s and the early part of this century as well. An active partner of Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry has a net worth of $600 million thereby making him rank at No 3 in this list.
1. Jerry Seinfeld – $820 million\
One of the greatest comedians to set the screens alight in Hollywood, Jerry Seinfeld, is the No 1 actor in this exalted list of the Top 10 richest actors in the world right now. Since then the actor has created the shows The Marriage Ref and Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. Along with that, Seinfeld also had endorsement deals including 2008’s Microsoft ads for which he was paid $10 milllion to do. All of this basically leads to his net worth crushing everyone else in Hollywood.