Dwayne Johnson leads the ‘Forbes Highest-Paid Actors 2019’ list
Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock has claimed the top position in Forbes Highest-Paid actors in 2019. The professional wrestler turned actor has grabbed a hafty amoun of $89.4 million. The list was mostly dominated by Marvel’s actors. The Rock was the best-paid actor in 2016 while in 2017 and 2018, he took the 2nd place.
There are as many as five Marvel Cinematic Univers’ actors in top ten. Avengers’ character ‘Thor’ played by Australian actor Chris Hemsworth got the second spot with $76.4 million followed by another Avengers’ actor Robert Downey Jr with $66 million.
Akshay Kumar was the only actor from Bollywood who managed to have a place in the list as he earned massive $65 million in 2019. The Mission Mangal actor has been a bankable star in India for a years now. China’s Jackie Chan is placed at 5 with $58 million.
The Forbes top ten best-paid actors in 2019:
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) ($57 million)
Adam Sandler (tied) ($57 million)
Chris Evans ($43.5 million)
Paul Rudd ($41 million)
Will Smith ($35 million)