Top 10 Highest Paid Actors 2018
Forbes released the list of World’s highest-paid actors 2018. Reports say that the top 10 actors have earned a total of $748.5 million from June 1, 2017, to June 1, 2018. Here is the list of the top 10 world’s highest paid actors.

1. George Clooney

George Clooney

George Clooney tops the list with a total of $239 million. British liquor giant Diageo purchased Casamigos company, the Diageo is the company co-founded by George Clooney, and this has given him the maximum annual take-home revenue which is the highest in his or any other actor’s career. 

2. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

The Rock is in the second position with $124 million. Th actor has reached this amount of take-home revenue with the highest number of paychecks and the cut of profits that he earns. His movies like Jumanji did well at the box office and hence the huge revenue. His social media presence also helped him in securing the figures. With all the promotional stuff that nearly doubles his earnings from the movies is a huge factor in his revenue.

3. Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr.

The iron man stands at the third position with a revenue of $81 million. He cashed $15 million from his role in the movie Spiderman: The Homecoming in 2017 alone. This year, Robert Downey Jr. almost doubled his 2017 earnings.

4. Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth is in the fourth position with $64.5 million in his account. This god of thunder has more than doubled his last year’s earnings mostly because of his role in the Marvel movies Thor: Ragnarok and Avengers: Infinity War. More revenue for him as he stars in the fourth Avengers movie.

5. Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan is in the fifth position with $45.5 million income in 2018. Jackie Chan is the top star from China. He did a total of six films this year. He earns extra revenue from promotional work, producer job and also from his line of movie theatres.

6. Will Smith

Will Smith

Will Smith is at the sixth position with $42 million in his pocket. His Netflix show earned him a total of $20 million. At the age of 49, he appeared as Genie in Aladdin, and he also appeared on Nicky Jam's World Cup Anthem "Live It Up."

7. Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar

Indian actor Akshay Kumar is at the seventh position with $40.5 million. He is one of the Bollywood’s leading actors making movies around social issues that need to be dealt with. He mints millions from back-end profits and other brand promotions.

8. Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler is at the ninth position with $39.5 million. His Netflix special continues to give him bucks that help in making six figures a year.

9. Salman Khan

Salman Khan

Salman Khan is at the ninth position with $38.5 million revenue. This leading Bollywood star continues to earn millions and millions starring in hit movies like Tiger Zinda Hai and also makes money by endorsing many brands and promoting them.

10. Chris Evans

Chris Evans

Chris Evans is at the tenth position with $34 million in his pocket. Captain America still makes millions for his roles in Marvel movies and one of the top three highest paid actors in Avengers movies.


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