Dwayne Johnson was the highest-paid actor in the world in 2021. He leads the ranking released according to ratings gotten from Forbes.
The Fast and Furious franchise actor is having a good time: recently, he was also voted one of the top ten influencers for Instagram.
Just for Jumanji: Next Phase, the actor, would have received $ 23.5 million. The HBO Ballers series also contributed to the amount as it earns The Rock $ 700,000 per episode.
In addition, the actor has many very lucrative advertising contracts with various brands and receives a commission from the studios to promote the projects in which he works on social networks.
Despite Disney’s huge profits, it was not a Marvel hero movie actor who pocketed the most money for his work in 2019. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson ended up earning more this year. $ 89.4 million, according to an estimate by Forbes.
In second and third place are two actors from the Marvel Avengers franchise: Chris Hemsworth (Thor), with $ 76.4 million, and Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), with $ 66 million.
According to the list, Downey received a total of $ 55 million for his work on Avengers: Ultimate, which grossed $ 2.7 billion.
The winners include Indian Akshay Kumar, one of Bollywood’s most famous actors, and Bradley Cooper, born with a $ 57 million star.
Highest-Paid Actor in the World 2021
Check out the list of the 10 highest-paid actors of 2021, according to Forbes :
- Dwayne Johnson – $ 89.4 million
- Chris Hemsworth – $ 76.4 million
- Robert Downey Jr. – $ 66 million
- Akshay Kumar – $ 65 million
- Jackie Chan – $ 58 million
- Bradley Cooper (tied) – US $ 57 million
- Adam Sandler (tied) – $ 57 million
- Chris Evans – US $ 43.5 million
- Paul Rudd – $ 41 million
- Will Smith – $ 35 million
Earnings are based on data from Box Office Mojo, Nielsen, ComScore, and IMDB, as well as interviews with industry experts. All numbers consider what is paid in taxes, fees for agents, managers, and lawyers.