Art & Hollywood

Hollywood's highest-paid actors

Sep 06, 2022 ByAndrew Parker

Undoubtedly, the entertainment industry makes a lot of money from the performances of talented actors. Here’s a list of some of the highest-paid actors in the world. First on the list is Daniel Craig. Born on March 2, 1968, he is an English actor who rose to stardom playing the secret agent James Bond in the film series. He is the highest-paid actor in 2022, earning $100 million monthly from Netflix. Next on the list is Dwayne Douglas Johnson, born on May 2, 1972. He is not only an A-list actor but also a businessman. He earned $22 million for playing the role of a riverboat captain in the movie “Jungle Cruise.” He also made a large sum of money for his starring in the movie “Red Notice.”

Third on the list is Ryan Reynold, born on October 23, 1976, a Canadian-American actor, producer, and businessman. The actor’s earnings were boosted by his role in the movie “Red Notice.” Fourth on the list is Mark Wahlberg, born on June 5, 1971, and is an American actor, producer, and businessman. The role he played in the action-comedy movie “Spencer Confidential” landed him a huge profit, and being a producer on documentaries brings money for him. Next on the list is Ben Affleck, whose full name is Benjamin Geza Affleck, born on august 15, 1972. He is an American actor and filmmaker. His role in the movie “Good Will Hunting” made him become an overnight celebrity and also earned him profit from the movie he co-wrote and co-starred.

Mark Wahlberg attends the Netflix Premiere Spenser Confidential at Westwood Village Theatre on February 27, 2020 in Westwood, California.

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Next on the list is Mark Sinclair, known professionally as Vin Diesel. He is an American actor and producer born on July 18, 1967. The gross revenue from the movie “Fast and Furious Spy Race” made him one of the highest grossing actors and one of the most influential actors in the world. Last on the list is Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia, professionally known as Akshay Kumar. He is an Indian-born actor and film producer. His debut movie “The End” boosted his career, making him the Bollywood highest-paid actor.