The previous wrestler reportedly earned $ 87.5 million (£ 67 million) between June 1, 2019, and June 1, 2020, including $ 23.5 million for the Netflix thriller Red Notices.
Why Dwyane Johnson is the highest-paid actor
He also made money from his sportswear line, Project Rock. The top 10 winners made $ 545.5 million this year, more than a quarter from Netflix, Forbes said. Johnson’s Red Notices co-star Ryan Reynolds was the second-highest-paid actor with incomes of $ 71.5 million. His movie deal included $ 20 million, also for Red Notice, and $ 20 million for Six Underground, another Netflix movie.
At number three were actor and producer Mark Wahlberg, who made $ 58 million, while Ben Affleck finished fourth and Vin Diesel fifth. They came in sixth with earnings of $ 48.5. M that Forbes said most of the product came from endorsement deals. Also on the list were Hamilton producer Lin-Manuel Miranda, actors Will Smith and Adam Sandler, and veteran movie star Jackie Chan.
The highest-paid actresses during the same period are posted as a separate list and have yet to be announced. Last year, Scarlett Johansson topped that list with a revenue of $ 56 million, less than the seventh-ranked actor.
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Who is the next highest-paid actor
Chris Hemsworth came in second with estimated earnings of $ 76.4 million. For the last two Avengers movies, they grossed $ 15 million to $ 20 million. The Marvel star is set to reestablish his role in Thor: Love and Thunder, which is currently being written by filmmaker Taka Vetti.
It was previously reported that Downey took home a minimum of $ 75 million for Avengers: Infinity War 2018. According to Forbes, he earned a base salary of $ 20 million for Avengers: Endgame with compensation of an additional $ 55 million for a cut of 8 % in back-end earnings. The fourth highest-grossing Bollywood actor was Akshay Kumar, with $ 65 million, while Hong Kong-born actor and martial artist Jackie Chan made the top five with $ 58 million.