The top five richest actors in the world

The top five richest actors in the world

The life of fame, glamour, money, and stars in the world that we always turn to see and that at least once we have wished to be there for many reasons. The simple fact of thinking about the luxuries that each of the actors acquires for appearing in a movie that we love is attractive. Although there are many stars that we know and adore, there are only a few who stand out in terms of their economic level. Each one of them has captured our eyes due to their charm, good acting, and even their real-life dramas. There are many who have immense amounts of money, but there are only 10 of them, well known or not so well known, who belong to the top 10 millionaires.

We present you the five richest actors in the world

Tom Hanks

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Thomas Jeffrey Hanks was born on July 9, 1956. He is a very successful and visionary man because he is not only an actor, he also writes, produces, and directs. His career got off to a rocky start, as during his college years he wasn’t accepted into any plays, not even school plays. It was until he got a role in a community theater play that his life would take a turn when he was invited to continue in that job by the director of the play. He has appeared in super productions of comedy, drama, action, and animation, and has worked with many caliber Hollywood characters.

His great facility for the world of the seventh art has led him to win not only two Academy Awards for best actor but also  $390 million dollars annually.

Johnny Depp

John Christopher Depp II was born on June 9, 1963. He is recognized as one of the most versatile actors in Hollywood. Since he was young, his dream has been to be a star, but curiously, it was not in his plans to end up working in the film industry, since he started being a member of a band at the age of 15, the age at which he left school. . His career as a musician was not going well so he had to resort to other jobs. His life changed for him when he met the actor Nicolas Cage, who advised him to try his luck in the cinema. A short time later, Depp had his debut in  Nightmare on Elm Street  (1984). His success began when he landed the leading role in  Scissorhands  (1990), directed by Tim Burton, who is now one of his best friends and collaborators.

His success led him to receive, annually, $450 million dollars.

Tom Cruise

Thomas Cruise Mapother IV was born on July 3, 1962. Actor and producer, mostly of action movies. He is one of the most sought-after actors due to his great dedication to each project. If there is an actor whose aspirations were completely different from what they are today. It is Cruise, because as a young man he yearned to be a priest. His plans changed when he turned 18, and he dropped everything to pursue an acting career in New York. He quickly rose to fame with no difficulty, beginning with his debut in the film Endless Love  (1981). From there, he began to participate in films that would become legends. Such as Top Gun  (1986),  Rain Man  (1988), Born on the Fourth of July (1989).

After participating in so many big productions with such a large income. It is not surprising to learn that the actor earns  $480 million dollars.

Shah Rukh Khan

He was born on November 2, 1965, in New Delhi, India. He is known as the King of Bollywood due to his being the winner of the 7 Filmfare Awards. And the surprising box office success in most of his films, many of which he appears as a villain. His debut was in the film Deewana  (1992). And he went on to demonstrate his ability to take on malevolent characters in such films as  Darr  (1993),  Baazigar (1993), and  Anjaam  (1994).

He has acted in 75 Indian films in total, which has brought him huge earnings: just  $600 million a year.

Despite his fame and wealth, he is recognized as a very benevolent man. As he has used his money to support organizations such as UNESCO.

Jerry Seinfield

Jerome Allen Seinfeld was born on April 29, 1954. Unlike the aforementioned, Seinfeld is one of the biggest comedians on television. His career began giving shows at local clubs where he lived until he appeared on a  Rodney Dangerfield  HBO special in 1976. From there, he began making appearances on popular talk shows. Like Late Night with David Letterman and on television shows like Benson  . (1979). Leaving the last one very angry, he decided not to appear on a show again unless he had total control of it. And so it was that in 1989 NBC offered him the opportunity to start the series that would give him the most fame:  Seinfeld, which concluded in 1998. After that, his appearances on television have been minimal but relevant.

At the end of 2014, it was confirmed that he is the richest actor in the world, having a net worth of  $820 million.

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