Dwayne Johnson, the Jumanji actor and popular as the Rock, holds the title of being the highest paid actor in Forbes list of world’s top ten highest paid actors for June 1, 2018 to June 1, 2019. He collected $89.4 million in the said period.
The Rock’s future payment plan
The Jumanji actor would charge the highest amount $23.4 million for the upcoming Jumanji: The next level. Also, he would ask for 15% profit in the popular franchise movies like Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. This movie had a box office collection of $962.1 million worldwide.
In addition to the movies, The Rock also gets paid for TV programs. HBO is paying him $70,000 per episode for Ballers. Also, he gets seven figures in royalty from Under Armor for promoting its line of clothing that includes garments, footwear and headphones.
List of top ten highest paying actors of the world
While Dwayne Johnson seems to be the best bet, there are others like Chris Hemsworth, Bradley Cooper and Paul Rudd that also make the audience happy like The Rock. Also, there’s an actor from India. Akshay Kumar has made to the list at the 4th position with a massive earning and popularity.
10. Will Smith ($35 million)
9. Paul Rudd ($41 million)
8. Chris Evans ($43.5 million)
7. Adam Sandler ($57 million)
6. Bradley Cooper ($57 million)
5. Jackie Chan ($58 million)
4. Akshay Kumar ($65 million)
3. Robert Downey Jr. ($66 million)
2. Chris Hemsworth ($76.4 million)
1. Dwayne Johnson ($89.4 million)