Half-billion dollars and more, this is how much worth the popular actors around the world have. But to stand in the line of it, they hold the title of being iconic and the real-time standers. It is those who stick are the ones who get a reach for money, a huge lot of it.
Be it the legendary actor like Robert de Niro and Sean Connery, who have experience of decades or some young well-known actors including Leonardo DiCaprio, Shah Rukh Khan, the Bollywood superstar; there is a lot to know about them and their worth.
Popularity to the worth of half-billion dollars, they have it all, and for the ones’ who don’t, they have some supplementing business ventures for maintaining large incomes, making them a part of Guinness Book of World Records for the success and more. But when one hears about it, the one question that comes up is, “Who exactly tops the list of these celebrities?”
7 Highest-Paid Actors In The World 2021
Like said above, actors have held their position based on money and success. They are known around the world instead of just being known within the national boundaries of a country.
So, based on it all, the below-mentioned is a compiled list of 7 richest male celebrities from the film industry, 2021. These actors have been ranked as per the figures obtained through Forbes, their net worth, and more. So, have a read and get an idea of the worldwide actors with their short bio.
1. Shah Rukh Khan
With a net worth of $600 million, Shah Rukh is a New Delhi based Indian actor, also known as the “The King of Bollywood.” He has been awarded for his different roles played in 80 Hindi movies under his belt, and as of today, he is the 2nd richest actor in the world, with his worth increasing with every movie and year.
2. Tom Cruise
Well-known as American Producer and New York-based film actor, Tom Cruise worth as of today is $570 million. He is known to be the best of all time, and his movies did make a way and have made worldwide sales in millions.
Tom Cruise, he is the 3rd richest actor in the world, and some of his wildly successful movies include Mission Impossible franchise and Top Gun. As in 2021, the superstar is about to come up with a movie Top Gun 2, the trailer of which has been released recently.
3: George Clooney
American Director and actor from Kentucky, George Clooney, has received many awards for his amazing performances. As of today, his net worth is $500 million, and his success in diverse areas have never remained unnoticed.
Ocean’s Eleven (franchise), Syriana, Three kings are some of his well-known movies around. He had his breakout role in ER, a well-known TV series, and he also had a partnership with Nespresso. Recently George Clooney also made a sale of his tequila brand for which he did earn billion dollars (almost). It seems like he has his hands and his career quite full.
4: Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro has a net worth of $500 million and is a loved actor for his present and past work. His recent work list includes The Intern, Dirty Grandpa, Meet the Fockers and Meet the Parents.
As for his past works, one might remember this amazing actor for his performance in Goodfellas, Heat, The Godfather Part II and Casino.
Robert De Niro is one of the respected actors, and his roles in some of the classic movies it is one not to miss out on.
5: Mel Gibson
Mel is a known Producer, Director, and actor from New York with a total net worth of $425 million. He has won several awards and under his belt also has an Oscar and the Golden Globe, Academy Award for Braveheart, where he did put forward his best performance (he was also the director of the movie).
Some of his best performances can also be seen in The Passion of the Christ, Mad Max, and We Were Soldiers. It is because of his best acting and credits list that, as of today, he is known as one of the hottest properties of Hollywood.
6: Adam Sandler
Adam Sandler’s worth as of today is $420 million, and he is well-known as an American film producer and actor. He is also known as one of Hollywood’s highest earners. His popularity grew with his highest-grossing movie, which brought in $271 million to the box office, and this was definitely his highest-grossing movie.
Adam’s work can be seen in some of the famous movies around, including Big Daddy and Hotel Transylvania 2, which too brought in a lot at the box office, increasing his net worth.
7: Amitabh Bachchan
Having a net worth of $400 million, Amitabh Bachchan is one big name in the Indian film industry. He is of all time, one of the richest Bollywood stars known around for his work in Deewaar and Agneepath, which were huge hits.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.1 Who is the No.1 actor in the world 2020?
Dwayne Johnson is the No.1 actor in the world 2020.
Q.2 Why is Shahrukh Khan so rich?
Shahrukh khan is definitely known for his movies, but the reason behind his net worth is also the production house, Red Chillies Entertainment, owned jointly by him with his wife.
He is also the owner of the VFX studio, Red Chillies VFX, which is one of the best around the world. Apart from it all, this handsome lad also has some shares in Kidzania India, all of it contributing towards his income and worth.
Q.3 Who is the richest actor in Hollywood 2020?
Dwayne Johnson is the richest actor in Hollywood 2020.
Q.4 Who is the highest-paid celebrity in 2020?
As per Forbes, Kylie Jenner was the highest-paid celebrity in 2020.
Q.5 Is there any actor who is a Billionaire?
No, there is no actor who is a billionaire, but Jerry Seinfeld did reach up to his net worth at $860 million.
Surely the above list keeps changing every year but what best is that the performances received from these amazing actors, it keeps improving. They give in their best and make sure to entertain the crowd. They value the love and appreciation of the viewers, and this is what makes them not just high on net-worth but also one of the most loved ones. So, this above-mentioned list will remain changing year after year, but what will remain common is the love, the enthusiasm, and also the hard work of the actors.