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Top 10 Highest-Paid Actors in the World

Movie fans are eagerly waiting to know about the highest-paid actors in the world in 2020. So let’s have a brief introduction to them. All these actors are named by Forbes and also the relevant figures are revealed by them. Your favorite actor also might be on this list.

1. Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson is the highest-paid male actor in the world in 2020. He has secured this position for two years. These findings are from the wealth magazine Forbes. He has earned $87.5m within a year. These earnings were calculated between the period of 1st of June 2019 and 1st of June 2020. This income includes $23.5 million for Netflix thriller Red Notice.

Dwayne Johnson is well known by his wrestling name “the rock”. He has gained income from his fitness clothing line, Project Rock which includes Under Armour clothes, shoes, and headphones. He is the star who gains the biggest amount of payment for an act. Jumanji will be the film he is getting the highest quote.

Right now the biggest deal in the business is Johnson’s.

2. Ryan Reynolds

Six underground and Red Notice were the turning points of Ryan Reynolds. He has gained 2nd place in the world’s top 10 highest-paid actors list 2020. He has $71.5 m earnings this year.

He has made about $ 20 m from the Netflix films “Six Undergrounds” and “Red Notice”. The special thing about him was he offered a huge reward for a lost teddy bear.

3. Mark Wahlberg

Mark has able to get the 3rd position in the list of top 10 highest-paid actors in the world with earnings of $ 58 million.

Mark Wahlberg was able to make millions of dollars by producing the series “McMillions” and “Wahl Street”. So those were turning points of his life and paved the way to be the highest-paid actors in the world. He had massive Netflix movies during the past years too.

4. Ben Affleck

Ben is at the 4th place on this list.  His earnings were $ 55 Million for the year 2020. This American actor is famous for leading roles in action, drama, and comedy films. Not only that he worked as a filmmaker, director, producer, and screenwriter.

In 2020, he plays the roles in “The Last Thing He Wanted” and “The Way Back” films.

5. Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel is not only an American actor but also a director, producer, and writer. He was able to get 5th place in the top 10 highest-paid actors list by earning $ 54m. The upfront base salary of “F9” covers about $ 20 m from the total earnings.

The Fast and Furious Franchise paved the way for him to be one of the highest-paid actions stars in the world.

6. Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar occupied the sixth place in the highest-paid actors in the world list. He is the only Bollywood star that is among the top 10 highest paid actors in the world. His estimated earning was $48.5 m. Akshay Kumar was also in the last year’s list.

Significant amount of Akshay Kumar’s salary is from lucrative endorsement deals. Now he is working on a television series titled, “The End”. He has donated $4.5m to corona virus relief in India.

7. Lin Manuel Miranda

He is an American actor, lyricist, writer, and composer. You may heard about his one of the famous work “Hamilton”.  Lin Manuel Miranda has able to get the 7th place in top paid actors in the world list.

His earning is $ 45.5 million.

It is said that much of his earnings have come from Disney. It is due to the selling of “Hamilton” to Disney.

8.  Will Smith

Will Smith is in 8th place in the world top 10 highest-paid actors list.  Smith has an estimated earnings of $ 44.5 million. He collected millions of dollars from Instagram, YouTube and Tiktok starting from 2017. He got eight figures payment for film “King Richard”. Will Smith also signed a deal with Snapchat during Corona lockdown.  It was for the series “Will from home”

He is going to act in “Bright 2” which will be a highest paychecks ever.

9. Adam Sandler

Adam is 9th highest-paid actor in the world in 2020. The estimated earnings of Adam’s is $ 41 million. He made a film named “Uncut Gems” which was not able to earn a giant pay. The specialty is h is not also a box office draw. But he was successful in Netflix. He sang a four film deal for $ 250 million in 2014.

His film “Murder Mystery” was a very popular turning point in this year.

10.  Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan is in 10th highest-paid actor in the world having an estimated earnings of $ 40 million. He is an action film star in Asia. Jackie Chan brought “kung fu” movies into the American cinema.

The films that he is acting in 2020 are Wish Dragon, Vanguard, and Project X- Traction. Jackie Chan has earned through endorsements, licensing deals and five movies in the past year.