The 11 Richest Actors In Modern History. Acting is big business. It is a big time money making venture. It is estimated that Hollywood, the biggest film industry in the world, makes a revenue of $10 billion per anum.
Most movies that come out of Hollywood and other notable movie industries like Bollywood in India are shot on multi-million budgets. Based on this, a lot of the main actors in the industry rake in millions of dollars for a single movie.
Many A-list actors make an average of 20 million dollars per year and depending on the box office numbers of specific movies, their incomes go all the way up.
Per every industry, some earn higher than others and it is the same situation in the movie industry. Some actors are multi-millionaires as compared to some of the colleagues.
Therefore, we compiled a list of the top 11 actors who are raking in the cash in recent times.
Let’s check them out
Clint Eastwood – $370 million
Successful Movies: Dirty Harry, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, A Fistful of Dollars, Million Dollar Baby, Gran Torino, Sully.
Sylvester Stallone – $400 million
Successful Movies: Rocky, Rambo, The Expendables, Guardians of the Galaxy, Judge Dredd.
Bill Cosby – $400 million
Successful Movies: Spy, The Cosby Show, Jack, Cosby.
Jack Nicholson – $400 million
Successful Movies: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, The Shining, Batman, As Good as It Gets, The Bucket List.
Tyler Perry – $400 million
Successful Movies: Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Daddy’s Little Girls, Why Did I Get Married?, For Colored Girls.
Mel Gibson – $400 million
Successful Movies: Mad Max, Lethal Weapon, Maverick, Braveheart, What Women Want, Hacksaw Ridge.
Johnny Depp – $440 million
Successful Movies: Donnie Brasco, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Tourist, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Alice in Wonderland.
Tom Hanks – $470 million
Successful Movies: Philadelphia, Forrest Gump, Saving Private Ryan, The Da Vinci Code, Bridge of Spies, Sully.
Tom Cruise – $480 million
Successful Movies: Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles, Jerry Maguire, Mission: Impossible, Vanilla Sky, The Last Samurai, Valkyrie.
Shah Rukh Khan – $550 million
Successful Movies: The Big-Hearted Will Take Away the Bride, The Heart Is Crazy, Chennai Express, Trust me, I Am Here, Veer-Zaara.
Jerry Seinfeld – $860 million
Succesful Movies: Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Louie, 30 Rock.
The 11 Richest Actors In Modern History