The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

• The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

The American Forbes published an annual ranking of the highest paid actors in the world. Half of the seats in the top 10 took the actors from "The Avengers" and topped the list of Dwayne Johnson

Men's role in the foreground - is still the most profitable line of Hollywood, even if you do not Leonardo DiCaprio. Rarity become large fees for scheme 20-20 ($ 20 million immediately, and 20% of the film's profits), which could count the stars like Harrison Ford and Tom Cruise. But Hollywood still has eminent actors who can attract an impressive audience so that in addition to the eight-fee receive additional payments after the film.

Dwayne Johnson, nicknamed "The Rock" topped the list of the ten highest paid actors of the world according to Forbes, earning $ 89, 4 million on June 1, 2018 to June 1, 2019.

"The first thing to remember about the audience. What viewers want and what the best scenario we can offer them, so they went home satisfied? "- said Johnson Forbes in an interview in 2018. It seems that viewers are happy with. Johnson got the formula for calculating royalties, which is so close to the legendary transactions 20-20, as it is possible for today's stars. For the film "Jumanji: A new level", which will soon be released in theaters, he will get up to $ 23, 5 million In addition, Johnson receives $ 700,000 for each episode of "Football" on HBO and seven-digit royalties on its line of clothing, shoes and. Headphone set up together with the Under Armour. Several positions in the ranking took the actors, who were busy in the film "The Avengers: Finale.", Which grossed in worldwide box office of $ 2, 796 billion These are Chris Hemsworth, Bradley Cooper, Golf Rudd and Robert Downey Jr.

At the same time Cooper was rated largely due to the fact that the bet on himself. Only 10% of its total revenue - this is money from voice-Rocket Raccoon in "The Avengers." 70% of his earnings he received for the film "A Star is Born." There, he was the director, producer, worked on the script and starred with Lady Gaga. In this case, by acting fee he refused to finance the shooting and pay Gaga. Bet paid off: the film, shooting budget of just $ 36 million, grossed $ 435 million in worldwide box office, bringing Cooper earned about $ 40 million.

"Now celebrities like Downey (Scarlett) Johansson are in a very favorable position to demand huge fees from the studios who invest hundreds of millions of dollars in production of blockbusters like" The Avengers "," - said Forbes specializing in the entertainment industry lawyer David Chidekel.

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The amount of income calculated on the basis of data Nielsen, ComScore, Box Office Mojo and IMDB, as well as interviews with industry experts. All amounts are before taxes; fees agents, managers and lawyers (typically 10%, 15% and 5%, respectively) is not subtracted.

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

1. Dwayne Johnson

Salary: $ 89, 4 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

2. Chris Hemsworth

Salary: $ 76, 4 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

3. Robert Downey Jr.

Salary: $ 66 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

4. Akshay Kumar

Salary: $ 65 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

5. Jackie Chan

Salary: $ 58 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

6. Bradley Cooper

Salary: $ 57 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

7. Adam Sandler

Salary: $ 57 million

The most highly paid actors in the world in 2019

8. Chris Evans

Salary: $ 43, 5 million

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9. Paul Rudd

Salary: $ 41 million

10. Will Smith

Salary: $ 35 million