Acting gives you the opportunity to earn big money but only if you are good with your skills and lucky enough. Have you ever wondered how much is the net worth of the actors? Here is a list of top 7 richest actor in the world as per the 2019 statistics who have proved how profitable the cinema business can be.
1. Jerry Seinfeld – $950 Million
Jerry Seinfeld is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer, producer and director. He started his career as a standup comedian and is very well know for playing a semi fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld. This show had 9 seasons and more than 75 million people watched its finale. During the last season, Jerry received $1 million for each episode.
He is also famous for 30 Rock, comedians in cars getting coffee, curb your enthusiasm etc.
2. Shahrukh Khan – $760 Million
The Bollywood king khan is known for his romantic super hits like dilwale dulhaniya le jayenge, Chennai express, main hu na, dil toh pagal hai, kuch kuch hota hai, devdas and the list goes on. With more than 80 movies, he has bagged 14 filmfare awards. For his contributions to film, the Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri, and the Government of France awarded him both the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Légion d’honneur.
3. Tyler Perry – 600 Million
Tyler Perry is an American actor, playwriter, filmmaker and comedian. He is ranked third in the list of richest actors in the world. His most profitable films include Daddy’s little girl, why did I get married? Gone girl, Single Mom’s Club and a lot more. He is known for making low budget movies which earn a lot of money.
4. Tom Cruise – $570 Million
The very handsome, Tom Cruise has a net worth of $570 million. He is regarded as the best actor in worldwide. This Hollywood sensation from New York is famous His films have grossed over $4 billion in North America and over $10.1 billion worldwide, making him the highest grossing box office stars of all time.
5. George Clooney – $500 Million
Ranked at the 5th position, George Clooney has a net worth of $500 million. He is famous for his roles in movies like Ocean’s eleven, Three Kings, and Syriana. He is the winner of three Golden globe awards and two Academy awards. In 2018, he received the AFI lifetime achievement award. In 2009, he was included in the list of top 100 most influential people in the world.
6. Mel Gibson – $425 Million
The sixth richest actor in the world, Mel Gibson has a net worth of $425 million. He is one of the most successful actor and is famous for We were Soldiers, Signs, Bravehearts and a lot more. He also won a Golden Globe award and an Academy award for his performance in Braveheart. This actor is an owner of an entire island in the Pacific Ocean which he bought for $15 million.
7. Adam Sandler – $420 Million
Adam Sandler is an American actor an film producer. With a net worth of $420 Million he is at the seventh position in the list of The richest actors in the world. Some of his famous movies include Billy Madison, Click, Just go with it, Happy Gilmore and the list goes on. He is known for his exceptional acting skills and amazing comedy.