On August 18, 2016, the business magazine revealed the classification of “artistic personalities” the richest in the world. To maintain momentum, the newspaper unveiled Thursday, August 25, 2016, the list of highest paid actors this year. “The Rock” won the day.
On August 18, 2016, Forbes unveiled the classification of “artistic personalities” the best paid in the world. And Kevin Hart had won the bet with the $ 87.5 million of income received in 2016. Thursday, August 25, 2016, it was the turn of the highest paid film actors and always around the globe. First place in this ranking is attributed to a real “rock” of American cinema, whose pedigree is as inflated as the bank account.
Dwayne Johnson, better known by his nom de guerre of “The Rock”, is the highest paid actor in the world, with the tidy sum of $ 64.5 million, according to the classification established Thursday, August 25, 2016 by the magazine Forbes . The wrestler 44 years dethroned Robert Downey Jr. who had torn the highest paid actor trophy in the world three years in a row.
Dwayne Johnson was still only 11th in the standings during the 2014-2015 year with $ 31 million, but thanks to his roles in almost Agents secrets , Fast and Furious 8 and Baywatch he surged ahead.
Among the male actors, it is better to be a man of action if you want the bacon. There are indeed Jacky Chan behind Dwayne Johnson with $ 61 million for his roles in Civilian , Dragon Blade or Kung Fu Yoga .
The Chinese actor of 62 years was followed by Matt Damon with 55 million raised for his roles in several blockbusters like Bourne , The Martian <. / i> or Interstellar , last nugget of Christopher Nolan
Tom Cruise, actor, star of 54 years, harvesting 53 million with Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation or Edge of Tomorrow Doug Liman and therefore up just after Matt Damon in fourth place in this ranking.
The fifth highest paid actor in the world is other than Johnny Depp who adulated for his recent roles in Yoga Hosers , Alice through the Looking glass or London Fields won the sum of $ 48 million.
the 10 best-paid male actors have assumed 456.5 million dollars this year, according to Forbes .
The actors who complete the Top 10 are:
In sixth position: Ben Affleck with $ 43 million for Batman vs. Superman: the Dawn of Justice and Gone Girl
in seventh position. Vin Diesel with $ 35 million for Fast and Furious 8 or The Last witch Hunter
in eighth position. Shah Rukh Khan with 33 million for Fan , Dear Zindagi and shortly Raees
in ninth position. Robert Downey Jr. with $ 33 million for Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: The Age of Ultron
in tenth position: Akshay Kumar with 31.5 million dollars for Singh Is Bliing