Markie Mark is officially Richie Rich: The former rapper-turned-actor Hollywood’s best-paid leading man, earning $68 million Euro before taxes in our 12-month scoring period.
The Boston native recorded his highest ever payday thanks to rising fees for films such as Transformers: The Last knight and the upcoming Daddy’s Home.
Highest-Paid Actors , he former scored a miserable 15% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and the lowest gross of the franchise date, but Wahlberg does not have to mean not to worry–the salary that he the of movies do benefits, even if good.Wahlberg elbow from last year’s top star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (No. 2; $65 million). Johnson rake in top dollar for parts in “Baywatch” and the upcoming Jumanji, earning $50 million more than its up to 2016, a total of. While the lifeguards reboot failed to make a splash at the box office, The Rock’s current account remains solid, thanks to its lucrative role in HBO’s Ballers–and a popularity to beat him, probably, the President of Trump in a prospective 2020 election, by 2017, a survey.
“I can kick ass better than anyone on the planet,” he once FORBES told. “And I have a decent smile.”
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Johnson edges the fate of the Furious costar Vin Diesel (No. 3; $54.5 million), saw its profits jump 55%, thanks to paychecks from the turbo-charged franchise, in addition to roles in xXx: The Return of Xander Cage and Marvel’s hit sequel to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. The top five is rounded out with Adam Sandler (No. 4; $50.5 million) and Jackie Chan (No. 5; $49 million). Sandler continued, is added to the list due to a lucrative deal with Netflix, it to production of its own films for the platform; Chan, to, the bank in China.
The to the paid in the world 20 best actor tallied a combined $720 million, between 1. June 2016 and 1. June 2017, before fees and taxes. A result, the estimates are based on data from Nielsen, ComScore, Box Office Mojo, and IMDB, as well as interviews with industry insiders. All figures are before taxes; fees for agents, managers and lawyers are not deducted.
A quarter of the this year’s list come from outside the United States, including three stars from Bollywood–Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar. Australian-born, Chris Hemsworth (No. 11; $31.5 million) returns in the ranking of the largest percentage gainer on the list. After narrowly missing the cut last year, the soap star-turned-super-hero yields to about 250% over 2016 estimate by increasing fees for the Marvel movies in which he plays the Norse mythological deity of Thor.
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This year, the newcomers will include, a fifth on the list, including Ryan Reynolds, Ryan Gosling, Jeremy Renner and Mark Ruffalo. Like Hemsworth, Renner and Ruffalo are also their paychecks from the Avengers have to thank largely for their sums.
“The percent of the cost of the budget have certainly distorted, is difficult, especially in the Avengers movies, the cast now, whereas maybe in the early stage, it was more visual effects, or below the line,” Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige said earlier this year. “But that’s okay, because [the actors] are the best effects.”
In contrast to his fellow list members, Gosling (No. 14; $29 million) was not required to don a Cape for his millions: The newcomer bags his best paycheck thanks to the success of “La La Land”, the Film musical, which earned him an Oscar nod for Best actor. He enters in the ranking among the returnees Tom Hanks (No. 12; $31 million), and Samuel L. Jackson (No. 13; $30.5 million).
Hollywoods best-paid actors in more out-earn their female counterparts: The top 10 actors banked a cumulative $488.5 million euros-almost three times the $172.5 million of the sum of the 10 highest-earning women. While only three Actresses, the more than $20 million in 12 months, 16 players discussed in addition.
The World’s best-paid actors And Actresses, 2017
This pay disparity comes to roles In release dates dominated by superhero films and brawny Blockbuster, there are just fewer parts for women pay for the extensive back-end profits result. That the leading men of the great number of days, or the franchise-sequels, which allow it, aggressive negotiation for best value deals. A 2016 study, women only 28.7% of the all include talk, roles in movies, and only a quarter of roles for characters over the age of 40 years, age discrimination and lack of opportunity is not with a view to Hollywood leading men.
Until there are the same number of highly paid roles, there will continue to be a disparity in the paychecks of Tinseltown’s very most rich.